Wycombe Abbey Upper Sixth girls in the play boxing

The Clarence Play: ‘The Sweet Science of Bruising’

In January, 11 Sixth Formers, including myself, took to the stage to perform Joy Wilkinson’s The Sweet Science of Bruising. Set in 1869, it told the story of four women who had…

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Senior Spotlights: the Return of Dance to the Wycombe Abbey stage

Our Senior Spotlights dance show took place earlier this month. With lots of rehearsals, planning choreography and fun, the show was a welcome return to the Dance calendar.  The Junior girls will…

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Reading Week 2021

Reading for both pleasure and academic pursuit is central to the Wycombe Abbey community and it has been a delight to dedicate a week to the wonders of literature, as we step…

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125 Speaker Series: Sir Matthew Pinsent

As part of our 125 celebrations, the School was fortunate to have Sir Matthew Pinsent, the four-time Olympic world champion as the second speaker in our 125 Speaker Series: Making A Difference….

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Return of MUN

Many pupils at Wycombe Abbey take part in Model United Nations (MUN). They are exposed to a mix of politics and current affairs, and over the academic year are able to attend…

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Career Spotlight: Working in the Charity Sector with Lucy Burrows-Smith

Working in the Charity Sector: Career Spotlight with Senior, Lucy Burrows-Smith

In the first Career Spotlight of the year, we were fortunate to hear from Lucy Burrows-Smith, a Wycombe Abbey Senior. She talked to pupils about her career in the charity sector and…

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Bringing Live Music Back to Wycombe Abbey

The Autumn Term has seen a long-awaited return to School music-making. It has been wonderful to see our choirs and orchestras back to strength with girls across year groups rehearsing and playing…

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Liz Earle talks to Wycombe Abbey Pupils and Parens

Wellbeing Entrepreneur, Liz Earle, spoke to Pupils and Parents in the first 125 Speaker Series Talk

Liz Earle MBE is a successful writer, TV presenter, entrepreneur and podcast host. She has written over 35 books on beauty, nutrition and wellbeing and can regularly be seen on ITV’s This…

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Wycombe Abbey Founders Day

Wycombe Abbey Launches their 125 Anniversary Celebrations

This year, Wycombe Abbey celebrates the 125th anniversary of its founding by Dame Frances Dove in 1896. The School is excited to mark this anniversary with a number of events across the…

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Wycombe Abbey Sports Day 2021

Wycombe Abbey Sports Day 2021

There was great excitement last Saturday as we held our annual Sports Day. The sun came out in time for what was a fantastic day of sporting achievement with plenty of House spirit…

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