<p>&ldquo;At the start of my school career I was short, timid and eager.<br />
After seven years, I am short, confident and eager.<br />
Some things never change but St. Olave&rsquo;s changed me for the better.&rdquo;<br />
Former student (Leavers&#39; Reception)</p>
<p>&ldquo;These past two years have provided me with the environment<br />
I needed to mature and discover myself.&rdquo;<br />
Sixth Form&nbsp;student (World Challenge, Honduras)</p>
<p>One of our many sporting successes.</p>

<p>(U13 Kent Cup)</p>
<p>One of the finest schools in the country<br />
with A level results consistently around 95% A* to B.</p>
<p>&quot;Coming to St Olave&rsquo;s was the best decision I ever made.<br />
I have been offered a wealth of unique opportunities.&quot;<br />
Senior Prefect (World Challenge, Botswana)</p>
<p>&ldquo;This school has given me lifelong friends and a superb start in life&rdquo;<br />
Current student</p>
<p>&ldquo;In all lessons, regardless of the subject or year group,<br />
students show a love of learning and a thirst for knowledge.&rdquo;<br />
Ofsted 2014</p>
<p>&ldquo;The school encourages excellence beyond the classroom by providing an enormous <br>range of extra-curricular activities, trips, visits and distinguished outside speakers.&rdquo;<br />
Ofsted 2014 (Year 8, Ashdown Forest)</p>
<p>A wide range of whole school and student-led creative<br />
productions take place throughout the year.<br />
<p>&quot;This is an outstanding school... it promotes students&#39; scholarship,<br />
curiosity and intellectual endeavour.&rdquo;<br />
Ofsted 2014 (student-produced academic journals)</p>
<p>Over 50 students gained places at Oxbridge or leading medical schools in 2014.<br />
The top three university destinations are Cambridge, Bristol and&nbsp;Oxford.</p>
<p>&ldquo;Both staff and other students have a real desire to help,<br />
giving me the support I need to do my very best.&rdquo;<br />
Current student</p>
<p>For many years the school has provided<br />
Choristers for the Queen&rsquo;s Chapel of the Savoy.<br />
(Savoy Chapel)</p>
<p>A wide range of top quality ensembles provide outlets <br> for students to showcase their musical talents.<br />
(Fairfield Concert Hall)</p>
“The teachers are specialists in their subject and always there to give support” <br />Sixth Form student There is a strong culture of excellence and involvement in a wide range of sports. <br />(Senior Rugby Tour, Australia) <p>Students&nbsp;involve themselves in all aspects of school life.</p>
<p>&ldquo;St. Olave&rsquo;s retains a small school ethos where staff know<br />
the students well and address their individual needs.&rdquo;<br />
School mission statement</p>
  • A Level and GCSE Summer Art Exhibitions

    Olavian Parents/Carers, students & staff are warmly invited to our 2015 Summer Art exhibitions in the Lower School Gallery:

    GCSE: Wednesday 10th June, 7pm and

    A-Level: Monday 22nd June, 7pm.

  • South Africa Rugby Tour - Race Night - Friday 5 June

    Parents/Carers are invited to join us from 7pm for this fundraising event. Click here for information & sponsor sheets.<...

  • Chapel Weekend Away

    The annual Chapel weekend away takes place at Carroty Wood Christian Centre from 25 to 27 September. For further information please contact Revd. Andrew McClellan, School Chaplain

  • Sainsbury’s Active Kids Vouchers - 2015 Scheme

    Deadline for submission of vouchers is Monday 18th May. The Active Kids Vouchers make a real difference to the equipment our school can acquire so we would urge you to hand your vouchers into Reception or the PE Department as soon as you are ab...