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.


The members of AROPS are school alumni societies who have the opportunity to consult other members on any matters of concern, and to enjoy the friendship and support of others facing the challenge of running a successful alumni organisation.


Each society can nominate up to three representatives who will receive:

·         Regular emailed newsletters

·         An annual Handbook of members’ details, background information on AROPS and a diary of events

·          Invitations to the Annual Conference, AGM, regional meetings and occasional practical workshops

·          Printed reports of the Conference and AGM and emailed reports from the regional meetings

·          Surveys on matters of interest – eg Subscriptions, Society Structures, Alumni software


Attendance at AROPS events is not restricted to the nominated representatives and any member of your society is welcome to join us. 

Click here for the subscription rates and membership form


Still not sure?  Come and join us at one of the regional meetings to see if it appeals – just contact Dina Stovell, AROPS Administrator at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for details.

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