Science Week at Wycombe Abbey

A Celebration of Science

Whether a girl is an aspiring aerospace engineer, biologist or anthropologist, there are many activities and resources available to help her pursue her passions beyond the core curriculum. Our Science, Technology, Engineering…

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US Higher Education Pathway at Wycombe Abbey

A Four Year Pathway into US Higher Education

This year Wycombe Abbey pupils have received multiple offers from leading universities in the US. Approximately a quarter of the year group each year apply to study in the US, often alongside…

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Wycombe Abbey building

Enrichment for the UIV

One of the great things about Wycombe Abbey is that the pupils have the capacity and motivation to grapple with concepts and ideas beyond the scope of the curriculum.  This year, the…

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Meet the Staff: Lauren Monteil, Head of Psychology, Coordinator of MUN and Upper School Careers Coordinator

I am delighted to join the community here at Wycombe Abbey. Everyone has been incredibly welcoming, and it really has been wonderful to meet so many friendly faces throughout the School. As…

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Wycombe Abbey girl studying in the library

A Place for Libraries in 2022

Libraries are a trusted and valued asset in any community. Though printed books remain a focus – great libraries strive to improve usage, access, and diversity of resources. From online journals and…

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Wycombe Abbey girls sat around a laptop discussing work

Wycombe Abbey Pupils Celebrate Admission to top US Colleges

We are proud to celebrate our best ever outcomes in the early cycle of US admissions. Offers have been received from: ·  California Institute of Technology ·  Columbia University ·  Cornell University…

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British Physics Olympiad

Success for Wycombe Abbey Pupils at the British Physics Olympiad

Many congratulations go to Rose, Nicola and Erica (UVI) who participated in the British Physics Olympiad recently. Nicola and Erica achieved Silver Awards and Rose achieved a Gold Award. These are exceptional…

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Reading Week 2021

Reading for both pleasure and academic pursuit is central to the Wycombe Abbey community and it has been a delight to dedicate a week to the wonders of literature, as we step…

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Poland Back in the Narrative – A History Society Talk

In November, the History Society was fortunate to hear from Roger Moorhouse; he gave a fascinating talk about Poland in 1939 and The September Campaign. A British historian and author specialising in…

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UVI Geography Field Trip

UVI Visit London for Geography Field Trip

Due to Covid restrictions last year, pupils were unable to go on trips for both their academic lessons and activities. Last week, A level geographers were the first group to venture out…

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