GCSE Results at The Quest Academy

Students at The Quest Academy, have achieved another set of excellent GCSE results. 60% of students achieved at least five GCSE passes (Grades 9-4). Over a third of all students had a Grade 5 or better in both English and Maths (5% up on last year) and 15% of all grades in Maths were Grade 7 or better. In […]

Over A Third of all Grades A*-B at Quest!

Over a third of all grades achieved at A Level by students at The Quest Academy in Selsdon, South Croydon, were A*, A or B. In Maths, 64% were A*, A or B and in History, 60% of all grades achieved were the top three possible. In addition to overall successes, several students obtained impressive […]

Sports Day 2019

For the first time ever we ran two separate sports day for Key Stage 3 and Key Stage 4. Key Stage 3 sports day took place on Monday 15th July with Key Stage 4 on Friday 19th. We were met with beautiful warm conditions on the morning of Monday 15th, perfect for a day full […]

Visit to British Museum

Quest Academy students visited the British Museum with the main focus on the Manga exhibition. Students were able to see the transition of one of the world’s fastest growing arts and cultures! Students explored Manga’s global appeal and cultural crossover, showcasing original Japanese Manga and its influence across the globe, from anime to ‘cosplay’ dressing […]

The Art of Mathematics

Students spent a couple of days during Activities Week learning about the golden ratio, fractals and tessellations. They have created work both digitally and physically and have been working independently and collaboratively. All of the works produced are building up a portfolio of works that will be exhibited in S9 on Thursday pm. The overall […]

Quest Students Enjoy Opera

Students across the Academy went on a trip to the Royal Opera House in Covent Garden to see a version of the largely successful Tosca. Pupils really got into the spectacular performance and were blown away by the venue itself. J Russell

Activities Week Trip to Brighton

On Wednesday 17th and Thursday 18th July, the year 7s got their first taste of geography fieldwork with a trip to Brighton! The students enjoyed the train ride down to Brighton. During the first part of the day they conducted fieldwork, with students investigating the positive and negative impacts of local tourism. Some of the […]

Quest’s Year 9 Boys Reach National Semi-Finals

After winning the KICK OFF @3 regional tournament last month, The Quest Academy’s year 9 football team were invited back to the Warren on Sunday to take part in the national tournament featuring winning teams from across the country. The boys represented the Academy with distinction both on and off the pitch and managed to […]

The Arch Climbing Centre

On Monday 15th July a small group of Year 9 & 10 students went to The Arch Climbing Centre, Acton. They had an hour’s introductory lesson to climbing and bouldering, and then some time to independently practice their skills.

Visit to Tate Britain

As part of the new experiences offered to our students during enrichment week, a group of year ten students visited Tate Britain. This is an art museum on Millbank in the City of Westminster in London. It is part of the Tate network of galleries in England, with Tate Modern, Tate Liverpool and Tate St […]