Summer Term Gateway Highlights

While it's challenging to capture all the incredible events and memories of the term, we've done ou...

Music is Sunshine 

“Like sunshine, music is a powerful force that can instantly change your entire mood. Music gives u...

Orwell Youth Creative Writing prize

Esha in Upper V has been shortlisted for the Orwell Youth Prize 2024. Her creative writing piece ti...

Gateway Highlights

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Team Maths Challenge

On Tuesday, The Abbey attended the UK Maths Trust Junior Team Challenge at Matthew Arnold School in...

Gateway Highlights

Summer Term Week 6 – Gateway Highlights https://player.vimeo.com/video/949943070?h=0b1a1d007a&a...

PYP exhibition

Well done Lower III on their very successful PYP exhibition on Wednesday! It was wonderful to se...

All about Explosives

What an 'explosive talk'! Literally! A huge thanks to Professor Jackie Akhavan for enlightening our...

Lower I to Ufton Court

Last week, Lower I had a wonderful time on their first ever residential at Ufton Court. A two day, ...

Gateway Highlights

Summer Term Week 5 – Gateway Highlights https://player.vimeo.com/video/947370362?h=74574c838c&a...

Reading Festival of Sport 2024

GB Gymnast Kelly Simm and Fulham FC Women’s Ellie Olds officially opened the Reading Fest...

Gold DofE visit Buckingham Palace

Upper VI Gold DofE award winners attended a beautiful event at Buckingham Palace on Friday 10 May. ...

Pupils’ Concert

Last Thursday Kensington Hall was filled with the sound of music at the Junior School’s annual Pupi...

Wallingford Regatta

Six Abbey students were part of the Henley 8 that won Wallingford Regatta on Sunday at Eton Dorney....

Social Enterprise Hub Conclusion

On Tuesday evening, five mixed teams of students from The Abbey School and Reading School pitch...

GAIN Investment Challenge

The GAIN Investment Challenge 2024 has been won by The Abbey - a truly magnificent achievement. Out...

Gateway Highlights

Summer Term Week 2 - Gateway Highlights https://player.vimeo.com/video/939563462?h=19aa35f362&a...

Going Quackers at Little Knellies

Little Knellies have been having so much fun this week playing with the ducklings, having cuddles a...

Gateway Highlights

Summer Term Week 1 - Gateway Highlights https://player.vimeo.com/video/936670694?h=0fa9f131a2&a...

Chess Team reach National Finals

On Saturday 6 th April we arrived at St. Catherine’s, Bramley at 10.30am to startplaying our fi...

Public Speaking Team won the Regional Finals!

Our Intermediate Public Speaking team of Nikita, Gabrielle and Saanvi (Lower IV) travelled to Luton...

Spring Term Gateway Highlights

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

We are the Champions

For the last day of term, we have saved the best news till last. The Abbey are National Champions!O...

We Will Rock You

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

Little Knellies Workshop

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

Gateway Highlights

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

The Poetry Café

As part of our celebration of the creative industries this year, The Poetry Café was back at The Ab...

Scholars’ concert and dinner

The Music Scholars’ concert and dinner was a delightful opportunity for us to both perform and appr...

In Conversation with Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe: Advocating Girls

On Wednesday, a group of Sixth Form students were invited to attend the annual Colton Memoria...

The Wind in the Willows

The corridors in Kensington have been alive with anticipation as our talented Lower I and Upper I s...

Woodley Festival

On Saturday 5 March all four choirs from the Junior School travelled to Emmbrook School for the cho...

Barnardo’s National Choral Competition

An early start on Tuesday 5 March saw Chamber Choir start their long journey to Symphony Hall, Birm...

PYP Exhibition 2024

This week saw the launch of the PYP Exhibition in Lower III. We have been exploring our central...

Jo Trott Lecture

For our prestigious Jo Trott Memorial Lecture this year, we were fortunate enough to hear Professor...

New York ‘Creative Arts Trip’: Feb 2024 

During February half term the Sixth Form Art, Drama, Music and Textiles students visited New York, ...

Clare Balding CBE joins the Sixth Form Opening Celebrations

The new Sixth Form Centre was formally opened on Thursday 22 February as a celebration of The A...

Winchester Science Centre and Planetarium

Last week, Upper II went on an exciting trip to the Winchester Science Centre and Planetarium. We l...

Upper II Production

Just before half term, our Upper II students wowed audiences with their enchanting production of th...

Girls Human Rights Leadership Summit

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

‘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...