Peter Oborne, Journalist talking to Wycombe Abbey pupils

Careers Spotlight: Peter Oborne

  This week, LV – UVI pupils welcomed former chief political commentator of The Daily Telegraph, Peter Oborne, to talk about Journalism in a Careers Spotlight lecture. Phoebe (LVI) shared her thoughts…


Drama lesson at Wycombe


Along with other schools across the nation, Wycombe Abbey’s Music and Drama departments participated in #TuneUpTuesday on Tuesday 24 November. A series of diverse talks and online workshops were made available to…


Reading at Wycombe

English at Wycombe Abbey: Broadening Horizons

Integral to our vision for providing a world-class education in English is a desire to broaden horizons, deepen cultural appreciation and nurture a passion for reading and discussing literature from a diverse…


Girl Reading Book | Wycombe Abbey

Developing a Love of Reading

The Wycombe Abbey Library offers pupils the opportunity to learn, explore, and make connections together – an effort led by the new Head Librarian Ms Jo Sergeant, who has over 20 years’…


Digital Learning Update

The use of technology within Wycombe Abbey has increased emphatically this year. Pupils have returned to School in September and are confidently using laptops or tablets in most lessons. Staff are teaching lessons…


Alice’s Beehive Project

Last academic year, Mrs Sue Buxton (Director of Science and STEM) hosted a Sustainability Society. During one session she delivered information about using beeswax as an alternative to plastic. Lower Sixth pupil,…


Wycombe Abbey Congratulates GCSE Pupils

Wycombe Abbey girls received their GCSE results today after an intense focus on this year’s exam grading system over the past week and the government U-turn on the awarding of A level…


A Level Results 2020

2020 has been a challenging year for everyone, not least for those Upper Sixth and Upper Fifth (Year 11) pupils who were due to sit public examinations in the Summer Term. Instead,…


The Carrington Award

The Carrington Award was developed at Wycombe Abbey to help girls achieve not only academic excellence, but to also prepare pupils for the broader challenges of life and work beyond school. The…


View From Window During Lockdown | Wycombe Abbey

Art Lessons During Lockdown

Practical subjects can be fundamental in alleviating the amount of screen time. For this reason, we have maintained our normal format in delivering the inspiration for our lesson: Explain the task Ask…