IB Results

Yesterday 173,878 students across the world received their IB results: 21 of them were from The Abbey. Our students’ results were extraordinary. Once again, with record-equalling consistency, the ...

Highlights of the Week

And breathe! What an incredible last week of term for students across the school. Enjoy the weekly ...

Heads: Connected – The point of it all

Many strange tasks befall a head of school: and this week brought what is always one of the strange...

Little Knellies Highlights

The final highlights from Little Knellies for the academic year...and what a year it has been! ...

Stay Curious

Curiosity is a key part of Abbey life and the summer holidays can be the perfect opportunity for st...

Speech Day

Speech Day in the autumn is always a special occasion at The Abbey, and on Monday the Senior School...

Textiles Creations

The Textiles department is delighted with the work of our students this year, and the pictures perf...

Library Presentation

This week, four students from Upper III visited the Lower III students at the Junior School to talk...

BASC Summer Beach Party

Students had great fun at the After School Care end-of-year summer beach party. They enjoyed a w...

Then I Play’d upon the Harpsichord: A Musical Evening with Queen Charlotte

An immersive and delicious experience Join award-winning City Music Foundation artists Ensemble ...

Carnegie Shadowing project

The Carnegie Shadowing project runs every year from March to June. This involves students from all ...

Swimming

A huge congratulations to Jianing who competed in the Tilehurst Sprint meet last week and achieved ...

First Annual Speed Cubing Event

Wednesday 6 July saw a speed cubing event at the Senior School that involved students from Lower II...

Botanic Gardens and the Natural History Museum

On Wednesday 29 June, Lower V visited the Botanic Gardens and the Natural History Museum in Oxford....

Reading Male Voice Choir 50th Anniversary Concert

On Saturday 2 July a choir of Upper II students were the guests of Reading Male Voice Choir for the...

The Abbey SPACE Project

In September we were lucky enough to welcome Helen Sharman (the first British astronaut) to the Jun...

Little Knellies Garden Party

On Tuesday afternoon we welcomed families from across the Junior School to the official opening of ...

My trip to Nice

What shocked me the most was the fact that as soon as I stepped foot into Nice, I could instantly f...

The National Psychology Competition 2022 – Royal Holloway University of London

The National Psychology Competition is an annual event that challenges students to think about psyc...

Highlights of The Week

From our youngest students at Nursery enjoying their 'graduation', to the final week for Upper VI -...

Heads Connected: One Voice

Sing and dance to it. Listen, and feel it. We start each morning assembly uplifted by inspiring mus...

Celebration of Music 2022

What a wonderful year of music we have had and last week’s Celebration of Music week was no excepti...

Saatchi Gallery Exhibition – Focus: Women’s Sport Through The Lens

We were delighted to welcome the Women's Sports Editor of The Telegraph, Anna Kessel MBE ...

Reading Festival of Sport @ The Abbey, Thursday 23rd – Friday 24th June, Sports Awards

We continue to reflect on all the fantastic events that have occurred over the course of last week’...

And Representing Great Britain – Carys Westcott!

We're delighted to share with you that Lower V student, Carys, became an international silver medal...

Athletics Success

U13 Reading and District Athletics Finals Congratulations to the U13 athletes who won the Readin...

A Level Exhibition 2022

It was a pleasure to welcome visitors to our A Level Exhibition 2022 private view on Tuesday 28 Jun...

EDI

Following the success of Cultural Diversity Day at the Junior School, the Equality, Diversity and I...