We are the Champions

For the last day of term, we have saved the best news till last. The Abbey are National Champions!On Thursday 14 March the U15A netball team travelled to Loughborough University @lborouniversity to c...

The Tempest

Upper III made a map of the island from The Tempest as part of their English studies this term. The...

‘Frohe Ostern’

With the holidays around the corner, Lower IV had the opportunity to learn about how Easter is cele...

Podcast with a Cake -S3E3

Have you ever heard a podcast talking about other podcasts?! Well here’s your first - Podcastceptio...

Podcast with a Cake – S3E2

Episode 2 of Podcast with a Cake is out! Our Lower VI students Grace, Ella, and Hope will be on ...

Interludes Recital

The final Interludes Recital of the spring term was a special “Harp Plus One” edition which showcas...

Spring Term Gateway Highlights

Let's wrap up this amazing term with a video! If we tried to encapsulate every aspect of this term,...

Swimming Gala

Incredible scenes this week as our Senior students took to the pool to see who would be crowned 202...

Pi DAY CELEBRATED ALL WEEK

Activities for every yeargroup:A variety of challenges andinformation was open to all yeargroups. F...

Easter Bonnet parade

On Wednesday, Abbey Gardens hosted their Easter Bonnet parade! It was a lovely afternoon fille...

Charity Prefects 

Over our time as charity prefects, we have enjoyed planning and organising many events in order to ...

Lower IV Model United Nations Session

Last week, Lower IV students participated in a lively and proactive debate on Climate Change by par...

Gym Star

Last weekend, Jessica in Upper III, competed in the 4-piece competition organised by her gymnastics...

Lower V Ethical Food Choices

Our Lower V Food and Nutrition food classes have been learning about ethical and organic food, Fair...

Upper IV International Food

The Upper IV Food classes have been busy this week, researching international food.  Each stud...

Upper III Success at Woodley

Over the last two weekends I participated and competed in the Woodley Festival of Music and Arts. I...

Further Woodley Festival Success

We are delighted to share more fantastic results from the Woodley Festival. Katheirne (Upper II)...

Reception Assembly

On Tuesday 19 March Reception Y students took part in their class assembly. Each child learned ...

Lower III Maths Fun

Lower III had to rely on their problem solving, collaboration and building skills to create this gi...

Menopause Talk

On Wednesday, Upper V and Sixth Form attended a talk by Dr McQuillan about the menopause and it...

Gym Success

I recently competed in a Level 7 gymnastics competition, and participated in all four events: floor...

History of Ramadan

Upper II and Lower III had an amazing opportunity to learn about the history of Ramadan and its sig...

Upper I to Beale Park 

The Upper I's had a fantastic time this week at Beale Park, learning about endangered animals a...

First Lego League competition

Nine boys from Reading School and Tejas from Abbey School got together and formed a club Robotcraft...

U15 Hockey

The Under 15s were runners-up in the final competition of the season. After a great start with ...

Lower IV Geography Trip

We very much enjoyed the Geography trip to Bournemouth Beach and Hengistbury Head. In our Geogr...

Ice Skating

Over the past two weeks, Sabrina in Lower V has competed in two Solo Ice Dance national qualifiers,...

National Schools Biathlon

After a very successful Schools Biathlon qualifier back in January, where U12's Jinxin and April ca...

We Will Rock You

We Will Rock You. Well...they certainly did! The stunning four show producton was a glorious su...

Sixth Form Fancy Dress Day

The Sixth Form Fancy Dress Day was a huge success, filled with laughter and creativity as stude...

Final First XI training session

Monday 18 March was the final hockey training session for the Upper school students.  ...

Lower III Public Speaking Club 

Lower III Public Speaking Club have been working hard in crafting their final speeches. They ha...

PYP Exhibitions

Lower III continue to work on their exciting PYP Exhibitions. Topics and Lines of Inquiry have ...

Bravo to Our Young Musicians!

What an incredible weekend of music our Lower III students experienced at the National Children's O...

The Circuit

Happy 20th FB!  4 February 2004. The Facebook emerged into the world. It took a year to chan...

Italian IB students

In their final speaking session with Ms. Lopresti, Rose, Nhaya, and Linda, the Upper VI Italian IB ...

Lower VI Economists

Lower VI Economists have had their thinking hats on to represent different policy objectives, and f...

Legacy of Greek and Roman Medicine

On Tuesday, Classics Society students eagerly engaged in a livestreamed talk delving into the rich ...

Netball Europe

Last week, Millie travelled to Gibraltar to earn her first U17 England netball cap on the internati...

Royal Institution Mathematics Masterclasses

For the past two months, we have been attending a series of five Royal Institution Mathematics ...

Maths Inspiration

On Pi day (14 March) the Lower Sixth A Level Mathematicians went to the The Hexagon Theatre in ...

Reaching the heights

It’s an interesting thing to be part of an audience. In some ways it seems passive and solitary: yo...

Pinhole camera

This week in Physics, Upper III have been investigating the history of the camera and photography a...

Little Knellies Workshop

Our recent Little Knellies Inquiry workshop with parents was a blast - with models of rockets and h...

Science Week

The Abbey Junior School recently celebrated British Science Week with a variety of engaging activit...

Gateway Highlights

Gateway is bursting again with achievement, opportunity and success - so don’t miss out, read this ...

Studio Sounds

On Tuesday 12th March, Pupils from LI to LIII entertained friends and relations in the latest Studi...

Future Self Letters

At the end of January, Miss Kaura challenged Junior School students to consider writing a letter to...

Lower V House Bake Off!

This week the Lower V house bakers met to battle it out in the Food Room.  The recipe for Fren...

Public Speaking Success

Both our Intermediate and Senior public speaking teams won their heats and went through to the Dist...

England Netball Star

Millie represented England U17s at Netball Europe in Gibraltar last week. She won gold and she...