Open Days

Tuesday 24th September 2019, 5-8pm

Tuesday 8th October, 4-7pm Quest6 Open Evening 

Missed our latest Open Event? Please come and visit us on an Academy at Work Tour.


The Quest Academy prospectus is available here.

The Quest6 prospectus is available here.


To apply, you will need to include The Quest Academy in your preferences on the common application form provided by Croydon Council, or your home local authority if you do not live in Croydon.

Where the number of applications for admission is greater than the published admission number, applications will be considered against the criteria set out below. After the admission of pupils with statements of Special Educational Needs where The Quest Academy is named on the statement, the criteria will be applied in the order in which they are set out below:

  1. Looked-after children and previously looked-after children who have been adopted.
  2. Medical: Pupils with serious medical reasons for needing to attend the particular school.
  3. Siblings: Children with a brother or sister who will be in attendance at the Academy at the time of enrolment of the new pupil.
  4. Children of staff at The Quest Academy.
  5. Distance: Priority will be given to pupils living nearest to the school as measured from the centre of the child’s home.


Admissions for September 2019

National Offers day is 1st March 2019.  You will receive an offer of a year 7 place directly from the Local Authority in which you live.

If you have been offered a place at The Quest Academy:

Congratulations! You must now accept or decline the place through your local authority by 15th March 2019

If you have not been offered a place at The Quest Academy:

We hope you are happy with the school that you have been offered. If, however, you wish to appeal the decision not to offer a place at The Quest Academy, please see information [here] on how to submit an appeal for a place in Year 7.

The appeal form can be found [here]

Please note The Quest Academy is unable to answer any queries about the waiting list until the list is received from the local authority at the end of March 2019.


Admission Procedure 2020-21
Admission Procedure 2019-20
Admission Procedure 2018-19
Admission Procedure 2017-18
Admission Procedure 2016-17
Admission Appeals Timetable 2019
Admission Appeals Form