VIPs at the opening of Big School

Big School at Wycombe Abbey Re-opens After Extensive Refurbishment

On Saturday 19 November, members of the Wycombe Abbey community gathered to celebrate the re-opening of Big School and to thank Wycombe Abbey Senior Mrs Patricia Thompson CBE (Henchley, Class of 1958,…


Reading Week poster

Wycombe Abbey Reading Week 2022

For weeks, the School has been gearing up for one of the most anticipated events of the year: Reading Week! The Library and other departments across the School planned a huge variety…


Wycombe Abbey Conundrum

Wycombe Abbey Christmas Maths Quiz: Conundrum

In recent years, the Wycombe Abbey Mathematics Department has run monthly puzzle competitions for pupils. Due to their popularity, we launched the initiative to a much wider audience outside School and attracted…


Hannah Rogers-Green

A Moment with… Hannah Rogers-Green, Head of Libraries

I have been an English teacher for over ten years and a passionate reader ever since I can remember! I was raised to read voraciously, and I will still read anything, from…


Girls take part in annual Wycombe Abbey Medic Conference with Radley and Harrow

Pupil Medical Conference at Wycombe Abbey

Wycombe Abbey recently held the annual Medical Conference with Harrow and Radley. The evening consisted of an excellent standard of medical presentations from all schools followed by a lovely dinner. It was…


Dame Sarah Springman with Wycombe Abbey Headmistress and Sixth Former

Pupils, staff and alumnae enjoy hearing from Wycombe Abbey Senior, Professor Dame Sarah Springman DBE

We were thrilled to welcome Professor Dame Sarah Springman as the most recent speaker for the Carrington Award Sixth Form programme. A Wycombe Abbey Senior (C128, Rubens) Sarah went on to study…


Everyone’s Invited Founder and Wycombe Abbey Senior, Soma Sara speaks to girls in School Meeting

At the beginning of November, Wycombe Abbey Senior and founder of Everyone’s Invited, Soma Sara joined us in our first School Meeting in the newly refurbished Big School. She introduced the whole…


Seniors and Parents meet Wycombe Abbey Headmistress in New York

On Saturday 22 October, we were delighted to welcome parents and Seniors from the 1960s through to 2018 leavers at the Harvard Club of New York City. Former parents and 1896 Society…


Wycombe Abbey lit up at night

Wycombe Abbey Fireworks Night 2022

It was wonderful to host our annual fireworks display on Wednesday 2 November; we were delighted to welcome pupils, families and staff from the Wycombe Abbey community to this event. In the…


Restoration of the Shelburne Pew

As part of the Big School renovations, the Estates Department undertook the ambitious feat of restoring the Shelburne Pew. We are incredibly fortunate in Estates to have the talent of our Maintenance…