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Senior School News

Year 9 Ypres Battlefields Visit

Posted on: May, 26th May 2017

In Category: Senior School News, Woodbridge News

On Friday 19 May Year 9 embarked upon a potentially gruelling day trip to the Ypres battlefields in Belgium. Spirits remained high throughout as the students visited a range of sites and cemeteries. They had time to reflect upon the sacrifices made by the fallen, in particular OWs Henry Peachey and Alan Crowe whose graves were visited at Ljistenhoek and Tyne Cot

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Woodbridge Boys and Girls Win A-Grade Schools’ Athletics Competitions

Posted on: May, 26th May 2017

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

The boys came a glorious first, well ahead of Kesgrave, RHS, Ipswich, Northgate, East Bergholt, Copleston, Farlingaye and St Joseph’s, and the girls a fine fourth, to qualify for the next round of the Schools’ athletics competition.

With nine schools taking part in the Year 8 A-grade

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Eleanore Fitzgerald Receives Royal Academy of Dance Grade 5 Distinction

Posted on: May, 19th May 2017

In Category: Senior School News

Many congratulations to Eleanore Fitzgerald on the award of her Royal Academy of Dance Grade 5 with distinction in ballet – an achievement all the more remarkable for being gained while dancing on a knee heavily strapped having been dislocated just five days before…

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Extraordinary LAMDA Achievements for Woodbridge Pupils

Posted on: May, 19th May 2017

In Category: Senior School News, Woodbridge News

What an extraordinary achievement by the members of our LAMDA department, pupils and teachers alike under the leadership of Ms Wynn. The 92 candidates secured between them across all grades 72 distinctions, 18 merits and 2 passes, the highlight being those gaining Gold Medal Grade 8, all 14 with distinctions: Jasper

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Arabella Graves’s D of E Journey

Posted on: May, 15th May 2017

In Category: Senior School News, Woodbridge News

Following on from last week’s stop press, and Rosie Streat’s news the week before, we have more detail about Arabella’s highs, lows and very highs on gaining her bronze, silver and gold (you wait for twenty years, and then two triple-award winners come along in a fortnight…):

For her there was volunteering in Oxfam

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RHS MUN: Woodbridge Pupils win Plethora of Awards and Best Delegation for Russian Team

Posted on: May, 15th May 2017

In Category: Senior School News, Woodbridge News

On Saturday 29 April Woodbridge School sent nine pupils to the Royal Hospital School’s first ever Model United Nations conference. Between us, we represented the USA and the Russian Federation on four different committees and the security council, debating everything from the question of rising sea levels to the issue of religious

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Stunning Athletics Success for Woodbridge as 3 out of 4 Teams Make it Through to Regional Finals of ESAA Track and Field Cup

Posted on: May, 12th May 2017

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

3 out of 4 athletic teams make it to the A regional finals in the ESAA English Schools’ Track and Field Cup!!

Our junior (Years 7/8) and intermediate (Years 9/10) athletics teams went to compete in the ESAA English Schools’ Track and Field Cup at Bury St Edmunds on 11th

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Joshua Cole wins Second Place in Society of Army Historical Research Essay Competition

Posted on: May, 9th May 2017

In Category: Senior School News, Woodbridge News

Congratulations to Joshua Cole on his outstanding essay entitled, ‘To what extent can Sir Redvers Buller be considered a poor officer?’ Submitted to the Society of Army Historical Research’s essay competition 2017, it saw off essays from enough sixth-formers and undergraduates to achieve second place. On 25 April 2017 Joshua was invited to attend the society’s AGM at the Royal United Services Institute in

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Woodbridge Team Excels at County Track and Field Championship

Posted on: May, 5th May 2017

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

 

Last year at the County Track and field Championships we took 24 pupils and 12 qualified for selection to the county athletics teams. We thought that was pretty good… This year we took 49 girls and boys from Years 8-13 with an astonishing 22 pupils qualifying in 26

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Woodbridge Girls Triumph at New Hall Athletics Meet

Posted on: May, 5th May 2017

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

Four schools took part in a Year 4,5,6,7 and 8 girls’ athletics meet at New Hall. In very cold conditions the girls did extremely well and won overall, scoring 238 to defeat Holmwood House 4th on 378, New Hall 3rd on 341, and Ipswich High on 298.

The Year 8 girls had complete control with Issy Eaton winning

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