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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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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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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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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SAIMUN 2019

The Model United Nations (MUN) team was placed first equal once again at the prestigious SAIMUN conference in Dublin, Ireland. The girls competed against 93 teams from schools across five continents to…

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Gold DofE expedition to the Lakes, March 2019

As soon as term ended, two practice groups in LVI and an assessed group in UVI headed to the Lake District for our Gold Duke of Edinburgh expedition. We spent one day…

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Salters Festival of Chemistry 2019

On 20 March, four LIV pupils travelled to Oxford University to take part in the Salters Festival of Chemistry. They completed two experimental challenges in the brand new undergraduate teaching laboratories and…

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History Trip to Berlin, February 2019

Formidable buildings, softened by February’s blue skies, provided the backdrop for the History Department’s trip to Berlin, blending together the periods of Nazi and Soviet rule in the city and combining the…

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British Schoolgirls’ Ski Races

On 25 January seven pupils travelled to Flaine in France to compete in the British Schoolgirls’ Ski Races. This year 153 skiers took part, making up 51 teams. The Wycombe Abbey girls…

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