Year 9 Football Success vs. Shirley High

Congratulations to the Year 9 football team who beat Shirley High in a thrilling game on Wednesday afternoon. In a game that swung one way and the next Quest came through 4-3 after extra time to move into the 2nd round of the Croydon Cup. Quest took the lead after only 15 seconds with a goal […]

Year 7 Boys Football vs The Archbishop Lanfranc Academy

Quest’s Year 7 boys secure a 4-1 victory against The Archbishop Lanfranc Academy on Thursday 23rd November. All of the boys played well and every player had some game time. The Quest Academy boys had 90% of the play and had about 20 shots on goal to their opponents who had 2 shots only. The […]

Croydon District Cross Country

Quest students from Years 7 to 10 participated in the Croydon District cross-country event on Wednesday 11th October 2017. The course was very hard with hills, rain and wind – the juniors running 3km, 4km and 5km courses in the woods. Our best results were: Girls – Year 7 (3km) – Sasha Atkinson 24th (12.17 […]

Sports Presentation Evening

Thursday 22nd June saw Quest’s second annual sports presentation evening which was well attended by students and parents from all year groups. Harlequins rugby player, Josh Ibuanokpe, was in attendance; he gave a speech, presented the awards and posed for photographs at the end. We were treated to a brilliant performance from our Year 7 […]

Quest Hosts Jack Petchey Step into Dance Spring Sharings

On 3rd May, Quest hosted the Jack Petchey “Step Into Dance Spring Sharing”, in which a number of schools participated. Congratulations to all who took part. A gallery of photos can be viewed on the Step Into Dance website.  


The Quest Academy hosted a Rollapaluza event for Quest and Archbishop Lanfranc students on Thursday 27th April. Year 7 and 8 students went head-to-head over 250m on static bikes connected to electronic displays. There was a great competitive, yet supportive atmosphere and students had a fantastic time. The fastest time of the day was posted by […]

Year 8 Rugby – end of season report

All in all, the 2016-17 season was a little disappointing for the Year 8 boys’ team. They played some fantastic rugby at times and should be very proud of their efforts but came up short in some close matches. What has been really positive is the increased level of interest from the year group with more boys […]

Year 7 Rugby – end of season report

It’s been a turbulent season for the fledgling Year 7 rugby team, who over the course of their short playing career have demonstrated a serious amount of grit, athleticism and not least rugby talent. Training started early in the Autumn term and the boys were quick to find their feet on the pitch, despite few […]

Golf at Addington Court Golf Centre

Every Monday, Mr Bevan takes a number of students in Years 7-10 to Addington Court Golf Centre for some lessons from experienced golf professional, Alex Macgregor. The students have learnt everything from driving to putting, have played on the course and even had a go at footgolf! The sessions have been thoroughly enjoyable and the […]

Year 7 Boys’ Football

An excellent first season for the Year 7 boys’ football team. After winning the majority of their matches it is evident that they have gelled well together as a team, leaving a positive outlook for their next few seasons here at The Quest Academy.