<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;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>&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>&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>
<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 <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>One of our many sporting successes.</p>

<p>(U13 Kent Cup)</p>
<p>A wide range of whole school and student-led creative<br />
productions take place throughout the year.<br />
(Cabaret)</p>
<p>Students&nbsp;involve themselves in all aspects of school life.</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>For many years the school has provided<br />
Choristers for the Queen&rsquo;s Chapel of the Savoy.<br />
(Savoy Chapel)</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;This school has given me lifelong friends and a superb start in life&rdquo;<br />
Current student</p>
<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>
There is a strong culture of excellence and involvement in a wide range of sports. <br />(Senior Rugby Tour, Australia) <p>One of the finest schools in the country<br />
with A level results consistently around 95% A* to B.</p>
  • 'Dress up as a book character day' Friday 1st May

    To celebrate all things literary, ‘dress up as a book character’ day will be held on Friday 1st of May. Raising money for literacy charities we invite students to bring in £2 and dress up as a book character of their choosing. Last year...

  • JAZZ NIGHT - Wednesday 29th April, 7:30 pm

    This annual highlight of our musical calendar will showcase our home-grown talent as well as special guests from the professional jazz circuit to make a highly enjoyable evening. More details about the artists and ticket purchases will follow soon.

  • Annual Sports' Dinner - Friday 8th May 2015, 7pm

    This dinner is available to anyone who has been involved in any sport at St. Olave’s during the year, along with their families. Further details of the evening, including how to buy your tickets via sQuid, will be published in due course. Please order your t...

  • 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

  • PA Family Quiz - 25th April 2015

    The PA Family Quiz Night is on Saturday 25 April and will be raising money towards more VEX Robotics equipment, especially so that there is more available for the new Year 7s. Tickets are £5 adults, £3 children. 6:30 pm - 7 pm start.

  • Sainsbury’s Active Kids Vouchers - 2015 Scheme

    The Active Kids Vouchers make a real difference to the equipment our school can acquire so we would urge you to collect as many as possible.  This year's scheme commences Tuesday 5th May. Vouchers can be handed in via Reception or the PE Departm...