Fencing: British Youth Championship

During Short Leave two pupils competed in the Southern Region Age Group Foil Qualifiers for the Fencing British Youth Championship. Zara, a Lower Fifth pupil, competed in the Under-16 category and fenced…

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Snow School Championships, Val Thorens

During December, 24 skiers ventured to the first Snow School Championships in Val Thorens, France. The weather on arrival saw slopes closed which led to a reduction in time for race preparation, however this did not deter our girls. All…

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Senior Team Mathematics Challenge

The Regional Final of the Senior Team Maths Challenge took place in Oxford last month. The competition, run by the United Kingdom Maths Trust, is one of the longest established school Mathematical…

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Hubbub 5 Year Event

Phoebe, an Upper Sixth form pupil at Wycombe Abbey, was recently asked to be on the panel of speakers at the Hubbub 5 Year Event, celebrating five years of initiatives to tackle…

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Independent Schools Medical Lecture Cup

On the 7 November, prospective medics from three schools, Radley College, Wycombe Abbey and Harrow School, came together for an evening of excellent presentations from six pupils. Talks covered a wide range…

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Oxford MUN Conference

16 pupils travelled to Oxford to take part in the Oxford Global MUN Conference. The girls were lucky to take part in debates and listen to talks in the Oxford University buildings…

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Cadbury World Trip

The UIII and LIV attended a trip to Cadbury’s World in Birmingham. Pupils toured around the factory, learning the history of how George Cadbury opened his shop and grew it into the conglomerate brand that it is…

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Bonfire Night

Due to the weather, the annual bonfire and fireworks display was postponed this year; however the pupils persevered on the night and set up their charity stalls for staff, pupils and parents….

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2019 Guy Competition

The annual Guy competition took place this week. Every year it is tradition that the LIV group in each boarding house works together to produce a character or object in their house…

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Harry Potter Day

On Sunday 20th November the school hosted its annual Harry Potter themed day for all pupils. Big School was decorated with Wycombe Abbey and Harry Potter themed bunting, Azkaban posters, and cardboard…

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