Arkwright Scholarship Success for Wycombe Abbey Pupils

The highly regarded Arkwright Engineering Scholarship is designed to inspire students to pursue their dreams and change the world as an outstanding engineer of the future. The Scholarships are awarded to hard-working 16-year-old…

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Lower School Success this Term

As Head of Lower School I am always amazed at just how much the younger members of the school community get involved in both inside and outside of School. Many pupils take…

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Spanish A Level Pupils Experience Spanish Culture

Once more, Salamanca honoured its credentials as one of the most beautiful and welcoming cities in Spain, enabling our Sixth Form Hispanists to experience an enriching language and cultural immersion over October…

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Upper Third Enjoy European Day of Languages

To celebrate European Day of Languages, the Modern Languages Department and Equality, Diversity and Inclusivity Committee joined forces to provide an evening of cultural entertainment and international food tasting for the new…

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French Translation with Dr Jenny Higgins

On the evening of Wednesday 4 October, the French Department was delighted to welcome Dr Jenny Higgins to School to hold a translation workshop for French pupils. Dr Higgins has published many…

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Wycombe Abbey Partnerships – Sharing a Love of Mathematics

This term, a record 32 mathematicians from Wycombe Abbey will sit the United Kingdom Mathematics Trust (UKMT) Mathematics Olympiad for Girls. Many readers will know that this paper, and other opportunities run…

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Wycombe Abbey Congratulates GCSE Pupils

Wycombe Abbey girls received their GCSE examination results today and we congratulate them on their excellent results which are a result of their determination and resilience, as well as the support they…

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Wycombe Abbey Upper Sixth Celebrate A Level Results

The Wycombe Abbey community joins our Upper Sixth Clarence girls in celebrating their A level examination results. This year, 92% of all examinations taken were awarded an A*, A or B grade….

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Wycombe Abbey Pupil is named Overall Winner in the Lancaster University Modern Languages Essay Competition

Congratulations to Poppy (LVI) who has won the French language category in the Lancaster University Modern Languages in Schools Prize 2022-2023. This is an annual competition to encourage GCSE and A level…

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Competitions and the Academic Qualities

This term we have been exploring Wycombe Abbey’s Academic Qualities of Risk Taking, Resourcefulness, Determination, Reflection and Development, which we promote as those characteristics which underpin creative and critical thinking. Follow us…

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