The Old Palace Alumnae (OPA)

Forthcoming events 2024/25

It is with great sadness that the John Whitgift Foundation has announced the closure of Old Palace School in August 2025. We held our last Summer Reunion in June 2024.

Final Founder’s Day Service: our final Founder’s Day Service is Monday, 30 September 2024 at 2.30pm

Final OPA Carol Service: the last OPA Carol Service will be taking place in December 2024.

Email us at: OPAlumnae@oldpalace.croydon.sch.uk

OPA Spring 2024 newsletter now online. Read it here: Spring 2024 Newsletter

 

 

 

The OPA allows past pupils to re-connect, enjoy regular events and remember their time at Old Palace.

Keep up to date with a round up of all the news in our regular school newsletter, Around the Palace.

University Destinations

After another year of brilliant efforts, our Upper Sixth Form students achieved their outstanding results through a commitment to sustained hard work and motivation from their applications to higher education and employment.

Destinations 2023

Congratulations to Sophia, who is studying English & French at Oxford University and to our Joint Head Girls, Suraiya and Alison, who are studying Maths at Warwick and Geography at UCL.

Half of students secured places at Russell Group universities.

70% of students achieved their first/second choice of university. Most popular destinations include: City, University of London (4): St. George’s (4): UCL (4): King’s College London (3).

Courses include: Medicine, Biomedical/Biological Sciences, Chemistry, Physics, Osteopathy, Psychology, Architecture, Civil Engineering, Art, English, Economics, Geography, History & Ancient History, Maths, Politics, PE.

University Destinations 2023

In Memoriam

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Tribute to Elianne Andam from the OPA

Tribute to Elianne Andam from the OPA
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In Memoriam: Meredith Kercher

In Memoriam: Meredith Kercher
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RIP Steve Addis

RIP Steve Addis

Careers and networking

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