Wycombe Abbey Celebrates Oxbridge Offer Success

We are delighted to announce that 27 Wycombe Abbey girls have received university offers from Oxford and Cambridge Universities, with 15 girls offered places from Cambridge and 12 from Oxford. Director of…

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A Level Politics Student Conference

On 3 December, the LVI A Level Politics class travelled to Westminster Central Hall to participate in a student Politics conference. At the height of the Brexit debate, 2018 could be seen…

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Another Year of Success on the Slopes

Wycombe Abbey girls have dominated the slopes once again, being named Independent School Ski Champions for the second year in a row at the annual competition in Les Deux Alpes. Building on…

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Wycombe Abbey Tops Parent Power Rankings

Wycombe Abbey has been named as the top Independent Secondary School in the South East, and fourth nationally for examination results according to the Sunday Times’ Parent Power supplement, which was published…

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Tree planted by Headmistress to honour Dame Frances Dove and 100 years of Women’s Suffrage

Headmistress, Rhiannon J Wilkinson, planted a tree on the Rye in High Wycombe last week to honour the memory of Dame Frances Dove, the School’s Founder and campaigner for girls education. With…

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Girls inspired by Maiden Factor Foundation

This week we were delighted to be visited by Greg and Kaia from the Maiden Factor Foundation. In 1990 the first all-female crew attempting to sail around the world in the ‘Whitbread…

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Medical Conference

On 1 November Wycombe Abbey hosted the annual medical conference with Harrow and Radley. The format is that two Sixth Form pupils from each school give a talk on a medical topic…

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Bonfire Night 2018

This years’ Bonfire Night was held on Wednesday 7 November, 1900 tickets were booked by parents and staff and it was a huge success. Our Prefects did a fantastic job as marshals…

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Sixth Form Lecture with Sir Mark Lyall Grant

The Sixth Form recently received a fascinating insiders’ view of world diplomacy from Sir Mark Lyall Grant. Drawing from a thirty-five-year career in government service, Sir Mark discussed the future of British…

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Headmistress Recognised as one of Tameside’s Extraordinary Women

Wycombe Abbey Headmistress, Rhiannon J Wilkinson, has been recognised as one of the extraordinary women of Tameside, Greater Manchester in a new book published as part of the community’s celebration of 100…

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