<p>&ldquo;The school offers pupils genuine intellectual challenge&nbsp;and</p>

<p>encourages them to be ambitious for themselves.&rdquo;<br />
Current Parent (A-Level English lesson)</p>
<p>&quot;My son started at St. Olave&#39;s this year and the support and guidance</p>

<p>he has received has been exceptional. I couldn&#39;t have asked for more.&quot;</p>

<p>Year 7 Parent&nbsp;</p>
<p>&quot;The School is particularly good at building confidence, creating</p>

<p>opportunities and encouraging high aspirations.&quot;</p>

<p>Current Parent (Olavian pair en route to winning the U16 National Final)</p>
<p>One of the finest schools in the country<br />
with A level results consistently around 95% A* to B.</p>
<p>&quot;The School offers an excellent breadth of curricular and extra-curricular activities -&nbsp;<br />
the staff lead by example, very hard working, and expect the pupils to follow.&quot;<br />
Current Parent&nbsp;(Fairfield Concert Hall)</p>
<p>&ldquo;These past two years have provided me with the environment<br />
I needed to mature and discover myself.&rdquo;</p>

<p>Year 13 Student (World Challenge, Honduras)</p>
<p>&quot;St. Olave&#39;s has provided me with an education beyond the textbook.&quot;<br />
Sixth Form Student (World Challenge, Botswana)</p>
<p>&quot;Coming to St. Olave&#39;s was the best decision I have ever made.<br />
I have been offered a wealth of unique opportunities.&quot;<br />
Former Student (Oliver!)</p>
<p>&ldquo;St.Olave&#39;s has made me feel so at home... I will genuinely miss going to school.&quot;<br />
Former Student (Leavers&#39; Reception)</p>
<p>&ldquo;The wide range of student-led clubs and societies at the school</p>

<p>has enabled me to engage further with my subjects.&rdquo;<br />
Current Student (Student-directed production of Twelfth Night)</p>
<p>&ldquo;This is an outstanding school... it promotes students&#39; scholarship,<br />
curiousity and intellectual endeavour.&rdquo;<br />
<p>&ldquo;St. Olave&#39;s has not only taught me to be an academic but&nbsp;<br />
has given me the&nbsp;drive to accomplish whatever I desire.&rdquo;<br />
Senior Prefect (St. Olave&#39;s School, Tooley Street, 1835-49)</p>
<p>&quot;The School celebrates success in all fields, not just academic success</p>

<p>but music, sports and achievements beyond the school.&quot;</p>

<p>Current Parent&nbsp;(Senior Rugby Tour, Australia)</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 (Biology Fieldwork)</p>
<p>For many years the school has provided<br />
Choristers for the Queen&rsquo;s Chapel of the Savoy.<br />
(Savoy Chapel, London)</p>
<p>&quot;My son is very happy and proud of his school. I have been amazed and delighted<br />
to see how well St Olave&#39;s has promoted his development across all spheres.&rdquo;<br />
Current Parent (Easter Concert)</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 (Year 8, Ashdown Forest)</p>
<p>55&nbsp;students have received offers from&nbsp;Oxbridge or leading medical schools in 2015.<br />
The top three university destinations remain Cambridge, Oxford and Bristol.</p>
  • Cultural Evening 2015

    This annual showcase of Olavian diversity – a night of international performances and a global cuisine buffet dinner – will be held on Saturday, 21 November 2015.Tickets available via Sixth Form Committee.

  • Year 13 Interview Skills Workshop

    As part of our annual programme of preparation of our senior students for university interviews, we will be running an interview practice day in the school for our aspiring Year 13s on Saturday 21 November.

  • Olavian Lecture Series III

    Click here for details of our full 2015-2016 programme

    2nd Lecture: 15 October, 7pm. "Changing roles within the string quartet", with performance & discussion from The Cr...

  • Sixth Form Open Evening

    Sixth Form Open Evening (for External Candidates) will be held from 6pm on Tuesday 3rd November 2015