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…


The Carrington Award: Virtual Talk by Dr Anna Machin

The Carrington Award: Dr Anna Machin ‘How Love Makes Us Human’

  On Friday 20 November, we welcomed evolutionary anthropologist, Dr Anna Machin, to give a virtual talk to our Sixth Form as part of The Carrington Award. Dr Machin is world-renowned for…


Girl Reading Book | Wycombe Abbey

Reading Week 2020

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’…


Anti Bullying Poster | Wycombe Abbey

Anti-Bullying Week 2020

Between 16 – 22 November, the Wycombe Abbey community is coming together to celebrate and raise awareness for our annual Anti-Bullying Week. The theme this year is ‘United Against Bullying’, and an…


Careers Spotlight: Ronit Kanwar

Wycombe Abbey pupils were treated to a talk by award-winning entrepreneur, and Forbes 30 Under 30 Asia candidate, Ronit Kanwar. Ronit is a consultant at Schmidt Futures, a venture facility for public benefit co-founded…


Online Astrophotography talk by Photographer Gavin James and Astronomer Jonathan Genton

On 12 October we had the pleasure of listening to a fascinating lecture via zoom on Astrophotography by Photographer Gavin James and Astronomer Jonathan Genton. One of the main features of the…


Carrington Talk: Nikita Malik ‘Radicalisation and Terrorism’

On Friday 16 October,  Sixth Form pupils had the privilege of hearing from Nikita Malik, as part of the school’s Carrington Award Programme. Nikita was named as one of Forbes Magazine ’30…


Black History Month

October marks the celebration of Black History Month. Wycombe Abbey is providing a plethora of educational activities for staff and pupils this month, starting with the hosting of the first meeting for…


Dr Richard Stemp: The Art of Jan van Eyck

The History of Art Society were delighted to welcome Dr Richard Stemp to deliver an online lecture, discussing ‘The art of Jan van Eyck’. Dr Stemp gave an in-depth and incisive analysis…


The Carrington Award: Sarah Outen ‘Dare to Do’

On 25 September, we welcomed British athlete and adventurer, Sarah Outen MBE, to deliver a virtual talk to our Sixth Form as part of the Carrington Award. Sarah’s talk ‘Dare to Do’…