Professor John Mathiason on working for the United Nations

Professor John Mathiason gave Wycombe Abbey’s Model United Nations (MUN) team an insider’s view on the workings of the United Nations (UN) during a Skype session on Wednesday evening. The esteemed academician,…

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Celebrating India Week

Lecture with Dinesh Patnaik, Deputy High Commissioner On the 19th September, the Deputy High Commissioner, Dinesh Patnaik, kindly attended the School in the midst of India Week, much to everyone’s anticipation and…

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Athletics Success

Congratulations to our Junior and Intermediate Athletics Teams who both qualified for the English Schools Athletic Association (ESAA) national finals this year. This is the first time in the School’s history that…

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Diplomatic summit debates gender equality

Wycombe Abbey temporally became a diplomatic summit centre earlier this month to host its annual Model United Nations conference. Young people travelled from across the country to take part in the conference,…

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Success at Youth Speaks competition

Our Intermediate Public Speaking team consisting of Clara, (Chairperson), Melissa (Main Speaker) and Sarah (Vote of Thanks), have gained third place in the National Final of the Rotary Club’s Youth Speaks competition. Having…

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Headmistress for the Day

Congratulations to Libby, LV who successfully took part in our first ‘Headmistress for the Day’ initiative on Friday 5 May. Taking calls from ‘prospective parents’, chairing meetings and writing reports for the…

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Girls win international Model United Nations conference

Pupils from Wycombe Abbey have won first place at one of the largest Model United Nations conference in Europe. The Wycombe Abbey team beat over one hundred teams from schools across the…

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Expedition to Snowdonia

Girls working towards their Gold Duke of Edinburgh’s Award this year have recently returned from a successful expedition to Snowdonia. The groups enjoyed brilliant weather for the first few days with sunshine…

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Girls re-design train stations in Network Rail Competition

Last term, two teams of UIV girls carried out an engineering project sponsored by Network Rail, called ‘Stations for the Future’. The Celebration and Assessment day was on Tuesday 18 April at the…

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Girls attend Commonwealth Service

Eight girls from Wycombe Abbey were thrilled to join 800 children and young people from across the UK at the Commonwealth Service in Westminster Abbey, in celebration of Commonwealth Day. Her Majesty…

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