Upper II Production

Just before half term, our Upper II students wowed audiences with their enchanting production of the beloved classic tale, ‘Peter Pan’.After the final curtain closed with resounding applause, there w...

U14B Netball

The U14B netball team had an exciting contest on Monday vs Pangbourne. There was a very positive at...

Junior Swimming Achievement

Rosa in Upper I has completed her swimming Stage 10 (Platinum/Honours) - a week after achieving her...

Reading School Spanish debate 

On Wednesday, Year 13 A Level Spanish students visited Reading School to debate current affairs in ...

Girls Human Rights Leadership Summit

On Wednesday, seven Abbey students had the opportunity to go to an incredible Leadership Summit, ho...

Piano Recital

The Lecture Theatre was alive with the sounds of the second Piano Recital of the year on Wednesday ...

UCL Greek Play – The Bacchae

On the Thursday before half term, some of the students who take various Classical subjects went to ...

Swimming Round Up

On Wednesday, our U12, U13 and U15 swim teams travelled to St George's Ascot for a busy evening of ...

UVI Physicists to Royal Berkshire

On Wednesday, the Upper VI Physicists had the privilege of visiting the local NHS Radiotherapy cent...

Sisters Captain Senior Teams on consecutive days

In hockey it has been our practice to rotate the captaincy for friendly games allowing the leadersh...

Salad Jars

This week in Food and Nutrition we made salad jars. We learned how to cut and slice carrots into ju...

Interludes Recital

I really enjoyed performing in this week's Interludes Recital. It is a very welcoming way to practi...

Junior Horse Riding

Wini in Junior School had an out-of-school achievement over the weekend with her horse riding. She ...

Lower V Sports Leaders

Our Lower V Sports Leaders have been spending their lunch times at Abbey Gardens this week, where t...

The Lifelong Abbey Community

I was educated at an all-girls’ school until the age of 16. In this girls-first environment, I was ...

U12 Netball 

Three U12 netball teams took on Claire's Court at Braywick Leisure centre on 19 February. After thr...

Curiosity Week

Before half-term was filled with excitement, fun and of course, curiosity. I went to many mini lect...

‘Thank You for the Music’ with Lower III

On 1 February, Lower III came together for their Thank You for the Music Concert.  Lower III have w...

Maths Week 2023

Back in November, we celebrated Maths Week 2023. We ran a competition around the theme of "3 is a M...

U16 A&B Netball

Our U16 A&B netball teams fully committed to the cause in their matches v Kendrick this, which ...

U16 National Hockey Finals

On Monday 5 February, 18 girls from The Abbey travelled to Nottingham to compete at the U16 Nationa...

Chemistry Race

Four of our Sixth Form students attended the Chemistry Race at Oxford University. The event took pl...

Exploring Entrepreneurship

‘Exploring Entrepreneurship’ was the latest multi-school event to be hosted by The Abbey, as part o...

British Physics Olympia

Eight of the UVI A-level Physics students took the British Physics Olympiad Paper last term. T...

Figures of Inspiration

Last night’s inspiring ARCH event, Exploring Entrepreneurship, was a fabulous evening where student...

UIII Textiles

The UIII's have recently finished their shorts and tie dye T-Shirts. Since September they have work...

Interludes Recital

The audience at the Interludes Recital enjoyed pieces by a variety of instrumentalists and one voca...

Food and Nutrition

For the past two weeks in Food and Nutrition, we have learned about gelatinisation and how it affec...

U16 National Hockey Finals

Well done to The Abbey U16 hockey team for reaching the National Hockey Finals. A 5th placed finish...

Charity Quiz

Last Friday, our Sixth Form hosted its annual Charity Quiz, led by Charity Prefects Alex, Devanshi,...

Reception Coding

Reception have enjoyed learning to code and give directional instructions to programmable toys. ...

Keeping children safe online is a team effort

Schools often find it difficult to “place” keeping safe online. We all know it is “everyone’s respo...

G A Quiz

On Monday 5 February six students (two from Lower IV, two from Upper IV and two from Lower V) repre...

Van de Graaff Generator

This week in Physics, Lower V have been studying static electricity as part of their overall electr...

Silver DofE Awards

The following students have completed Silver DofE Awards over the past couple of weeks. Well d...

Articulation Gateway Article

Back in November students from Lower VI A Level Fine Art, 3D and Textiles and IB Visual Arts, start...

Lower I Healthy Sandwiches

Lower I spent this half term learning about healthy eating and the different food groups. They then...

Children’s Mental Health Week

During Children's Mental Health Week the Wellbeing Warriors hosted a chat, colour & chill sessi...

Swim Team Success

The U14 and U16 swim team had a fantastic performance on Monday against Queen Annes. After some ...

Rotary public speaking competition

Rotary ‘Youth Speaks: A Debate’ success! Four teams took part in the first round of the Rotary p...

U18 Netball Team

While the U18 netball team eagerly waited in anticipation for the semi-final in the Sisters N Sport...