The U16 girls’ team often attended fixtures with the bare 11 but demonstrated some excellent hard work and determination during their games. Specifically Lauren Apps who showed great skill and composure on the ball in both the attacking and defensive area throughout the season.
On Thursday 16th March, Mr Bevan took a group of six Year 10/11 students to help at the London Youth Games Rugby finals. The students supported with the running of the primary school event, they were a credit to the academy and worked incredibly hard all day. The students who attended were: Daniel Ankomah, Bryant […]
The Year 8 Girls netball team have had a particularly successful season. They have played every fixture in the league except one. The other school were unable to arrange a date to suit. The squad have been committed to training regularly and have even dealt with a few injury problems meaning some change to their positions. […]
On Tuesday the 6th December, a mixture of Year 8s and 9s Sports Leaders travelled to Forestdale Primary School for a Pupil Premium sports festival where they conducted various activities for the children. Even though it was cold, it was still a very enjoyable day for both the leaders and the children. A successful event […]
The day began with a multi-sports festival in which nearly 600 pupils partook in 7 different activities; football, rounders, cricket, basketball, dance, chess and netball. These activities were played in excellent spirit and hard fought throughout. Well done to all of those who took part. In the afternoon was the ‘traditional’ athletics inter-house competition, featuring […]
Six Year 10 students went to Crystal Palace National Sports Centre to volunteer as FanFest volunteers for part of the week of London Youth Games. There were over 900 primary school students at the sports centre taking part in various matches and sporting activities. The day started at 9.15am where the students had the chance […]
The year 7 netball team took a short trip to Shirley High to play their first netball fixture of the season. The girls were very excited and fought hard in the first quarter with most possession and a few chances which unfortunately did not result in a goal. By the end of the first two […]
Year 8 started their season fantastically. A new squad has been formed with some familiar faces from last year’s team. The team was bubbling over with excitement for the first match of the season, finally it was upon us, after practicing week after week. The first quarter got off to a solid start with us […]
This academic year has seen an extraordinary number of athletics successes. Watch the movie below for an insight into Quest students’ participation in the Surrey Schools Cross-Country Championships, Croydon Schools Sports Hall Athletics, Croydon Mini Marathon, English Schools Cup, meeting Sally Gunnell and Dwain Chambers, and much more.
On Friday 24th July 2015 Shanard Jackson ran in the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Stadium! Shanard and a few of his teammates from Croydon Harriers competed in a 4x100m relay race. Their race was part of a number of sprint relay races which were put on by British Athletics as part of it’s “Club:Connect Relays Programme”. […]