Women in Science

Well done to Fiona (UV) who took part in a film last summer aimed at promoting science as a career for girls and women. Fiona said, ‘The film is for the L’Oréal-UNESCO For…

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The Power of Lacrosse

Lacrosse is one of Wycombe Abbey’s major sports; it has been played for centuries and has a rich history which has developed over the years to make it more of a ‘spectator…

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Creating Ovid’s Metamorphoses

This term, our UIII Classicists have had the chance to read some myths from Ovid’s ‘Metamorphoses’, an epic poem in which the poet attempts to create a history from the creation of…

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Reading Week 2023

In the week of 13 November, we held our annual Reading Week. Throughout this time, teachers avoided setting prep, unless it was reading, and dedicated time in lessons to reading and related…

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Flourishing@Wycombe: The Power of Kindness

I am afraid that I do, very much, love an acronym. I don’t know why but I do, and recently I heard one that resonated with me. It was from the MD…

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Applications of Artificial Intelligence – New UV Competition

The Computer Science Department recently announced the winner of their UV competition on the Application of Artificial Intelligence (AI). Entrants had to come up with an idea for a new piece of…

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Sharing a Love of Mathematics

This year, Wycombe Abbey announced two exciting initiatives aimed at sharing mathematical enrichment initiatives with our partner schools and more generally to those pupils who want to extend their knowledge. A Daily…

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ESSA Secondary Schools Finals Success for Wycombe Abbey Swimmers!

Our Junior Relay Team qualified this year for the ESSA finals for the first time. To qualify for the finals, ESSA takes the top 24 teams in the country based on times…

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A Giant Science Partnership

Over two days, the Science and DT Departments collaborated to run an outdoor science event designed to catch the eye and spark the imagination of pupils in Key Stage 2 and 3….

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Wycombe Abbey Seniors Enjoy a London Drinks Reception

On Wednesday 15 November, we were delighted to host 60 Wycombe Abbey Seniors for a drinks event in London. Held at Patch, a cocktail bar just around the corner from St Paul’s…

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