Greenpower Race Day

At six o’clock on 23 June, the Wycombe Abbey Greenpower team crammed into a minibus and travelled through the Cotswolds to the legendary Castle Combe racing circuit. Our team of aspiring engineers…

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History Lecture: The Romanovs

This term Dr Helen Rappaport, author of 14 critically acclaimed books on topics ranging from Queen Victoria to Stalin, came to Wycombe to give an engaging talk about the four Romanov sisters….

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Politics Lecture: Iranian Revolution

In late May, we were very excited to welcome Mr Amiri to Wycombe Abbey to talk to us about Iran, a country that few of us know much about. At the moment,…

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“Burst of Energy” – Creating a Chandelier

Over the Easter holidays, the chandelier project was completed and the chandelier itself fitted above the stairwell in the main abbey building. This was the culmination of a project that was first…

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Pipers Corner Reading Group Trip

Today the UIII Reading Group ventured to Pipers Corner School to participate in a morning of activities and discussion about the eight books nominated for the prestigious Carnegie Medal. They mixed with…

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Sports Dinner

The biennial Sports Dinner was held in May this term to celebrate the achievements of our senior sports performers across a range of sports. The evening featured the handover of School Sport…

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May saw the start of the School Athletics season, and with it the first time that House Athletics has been a standalone event in recent history. Girls from UIII through to UVI…

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Spanish Trip to Andalusia – Easter 2019

During the Easter holiday, a group of aspiring linguists from UIV-UV were transported to the scenic location of Andalusia in order to further our knowledge on the culture and language of Spain….

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Puppetry Workshop

During the Puppetry Workshop we were introduced to the idea of getting into the ‘mind-set’ of the puppets. We learnt different techniques on how to convince the audience the puppet was alive….

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Parenting the Teenager – ‘Raising Happy Teens’

Parents of pupils at Wycombe Abbey enjoyed an entertaining and thought-provoking talk by Jackie Cox on Saturday morning as part of the School’s ‘Parenting the Teenager’ programme. Jackie’s wealth of experience as a…

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