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Olympic Athlete Donna Fraser Visits Woodbridge for Pupil Coaching Sessions

Posted on: June, 23rd Jun 2017

In Category: Prep News, Senior School News, Sport News, Woodbridge News

We were delighted to welcome Olympic athlete Donna Fraser to Woodbridge yesterday. Donna spent the afternoon at The Abbey teaching pupils from Year 5 and 6 at The Abbey, and Year 9 pupils from the Senior School.

An amazing experience for them and a very enjoyable one for Donna who wrote to Mr Simpson to say how much fun she had working with our terrific

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Year 5 Senior School Visit

Posted on: May, 26th May 2017

In Category: Prep News

On Thursday Year 5 pupils from The Abbey, all bright-eyed and enthusiastic, visited the Senior School for an exciting morning of outdoor activities, fun and learning in the Valley. Everything was devised and led by our experienced CCF staff (Major Garvie and Captain Capjon) with expert assistance from a fine team of sixth form

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The Abbey Stepping Into Business Market Day

Posted on: May, 26th May 2017

In Category: Prep News, Woodbridge News

Yesterday’s Stepping Into Business Market Day was a huge success – the children in Year 6 loved setting up their stalls, serving their numerous customers and managing their money. In total, the businesses generated a humongous £1942.08 of sales! The teams have been busy this morning completing their profit and loss

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Abbey and Queen's plans 2016

Go Ahead Given for Plans to Redevelop Queen’s House and The Abbey

Posted on: May, 18th May 2017

In Category: Pre-Prep News, Prep News, Woodbridge News

Following the Planning Committee’s unanimous decision, the Foundation is very pleased that Suffolk Coastal District Council has given the go-ahead for our plans to redevelop Queen’s House, enabling us to improve and increase facilities at The Abbey, Woodbridge School’s preparatory department. The project will enable us to bring pupils from Queen’s House and The Abbey together on one site from September

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Year 6 Stepping Into Business

Posted on: May, 15th May 2017

In Category: Prep News, Woodbridge News

Since returning to school after the Easter holidays, Year 6 have been working tirelessly on their ‘Stepping Into Business’ enterprise project. It began with an inspiration talk from a group of business savvy Year 6 parents, who have kindly assumed the role of our Business Angels. This gave the pupils the motivation and enthusiasm to begin the process of independently creating their own

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Oliver Laxton and Year 6 perform Oliver’s Own Play ‘We’re History’

Posted on: March, 20th Mar 2017

In Category: Prep News, Woodbridge News

Pupil Oliver Laxton delighted an audience of Abbey staff and pupils last week as he and a number of other Year 6 pupils performed Oliver’s own play, “We’re History”. Oliver wrote the play himself, an outstanding achievement, and was delighted to see it brought to life by his friends.

Here Oliver describes this is his own

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Abbey Pupils Return Triumphant from Sudbury Festival of the Performing Arts

Posted on: March, 20th Mar 2017

In Category: Prep News, Senior School News, Woodbridge News

Congratulations to our Abbey and Senior School pupils who have won an outstanding number of accolades at the Sudbury Festival of the performing arts. The results are as follows;

VERSE SPEAKING
Commended certificates were awarded to:-
Rosie Stennett, James Maggs, Polly Scoggins, Beatrice Liddy, Tilly

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Woodbridge Triumphant as Winner of the East Anglian Prep Schools Cross Country Championships for the Fourth Consecutive Year

Posted on: March, 10th Mar 2017

In Category: Prep News, Senior School News, Woodbridge News

Woodbridge School hosted the East Anglian Preparatory Schools’ Cross Country Championships for the 3rd time keen to continue with their recent successes over recent years. The weather was far from kind but at least brightened up as we approached the later races.

The Under 10 races started proceedings with many of the runners in their first race for the

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The Abbey Years 3 and 4 Perform Tom Sawyer

Posted on: February, 7th Feb 2017

In Category: Prep News, Woodbridge News

On  Wednesday 1 February , Years 3 and 4 transported their audience to the Southern State of Missouri beside the banks of the Mississippi River. Set against the colourful backdrop of a steamboat, the cast  performed a lively musical play that told the story of a young, mischievous boy named Tom

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Rowan wins Under 8 South of England Chess Championship

Posted on: February, 2nd Feb 2017

In Category: General News, Prep News

Last weekend Rowan Kent won the Under 8 South of England Chess Championship. He played six games and won them all!

This is now trophy number fifteen. We wish Rowan luck for the next tournament, coming up this month and suggest he builds another shelf for his growing collection of

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