What is AROPS

AROPS is open to representatives of all school alumni societies and provides a forum for the exchange of views and the sharing of experiences in running alumni organisations.

Members represent a wide range from small prep schools to the top UK public schools.


Become a Member

Don’t miss out! New members are always welcome. Click here for membership details



We’re delighted to announce that The SDS Group (Education & Heritage) will be our lead sponsor at this year’s conference and will be taking an exhibition stand at St Dunstan's College where you can chat to them about their digital archiving solutions.

Visit their websites sds-heritage.co.uk and sds-group.co.uk and click here for more details.



We also welcome ToucanTech as a sponsor of this year's conference and they will be taking an exhibition stand at the conference.

A beautiful all-in-one community and database software. Synched with social media and combining a CRM, email, fundraising, news, events, shop, mentoring and more, it’s a complete solution at an affordable price.

Visit their website toucantech.com for more details.





   Peter Jakobek   


   (Old Bristolians)





   Bill Gillen


   (Old Arnoldian and Old Instonian Associations)






   Keith Balkham


   (KGS Friends)

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   Andrew Day


   (Old Kingstonian Association)














Committee Members



   Tracey Ahmet

   (The Rugbeians Society)







   George Bunting

   (The Wellensian Association)







   Jan Butler

   Regional Meetings Co-ordinator

   (Old Coventrians)






   Tim Cunis

   (Old Pauline Club)







   Jill Dixon              

   (City of London OGA)







   Ken Hodcroft

   (The Old Novocastrians’ Association) Co-opted







  David Jenkins

  (Socius) Co-opted







   Fiona Meredith

   (Malvern St James OGA)







   Jane Pendry

   (The Dragon School)







   Anthony Phillips               

   (The Lancing Club)







   Caroline Scallon                

   (Royal School Association)







   Quentin Seymour-Smith

   (Old Decanian & Old Millfieldian Societies)







   Jackie Tarrant-Barton

   (Old Etonian Association) Co-opted









   Margaret Carter-Pegg   

   Vice-President and former President

   (Old Crohamians’ Association)






   Guy Cliff


   (Old Silcoatians’ Association)






   Michael Freegard             


   (Associate Member)






   John Kidd

   Vice President







   Trish Woodhouse








   Tim Neale

   Vice-President - Acting Treasurer

   (Radleian Society)







Forthcoming Events

22 February 2018

South Networking - Royal School Haslemere

13 March 2018

London Networking - St Benedict’s, Ealing W5

5 June 2018

Midlands Networking - Ratcliffe College, Leicestershire  

7 June 2018

London Networking - St Paul's, Barnes, London SW13 9JT

21 June 2018

South West Networking - Millfield, Somerset

26 June 2018

Northern Networking - Bootham School, York

10 October 2018

East Region Networking - The Leys School, Cambridge


Other meetings are currently being arranged, please check back for latest news


2018 Annual Conference 

14 April 2018, St Dunstan's College, London SE6  4TY


Regional meetings are also open to non-members