Senior School News

DUKE OF EDINBURGH’S AWARD

Posted on: April, 29th Apr 2016

In Category: Senior School News

Many congratulations to Rosie Streat who has just been awarded her Silver DofE award, and also to Poppy Yeo OW who has just received notification that her DofE Gold award is now complete.

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MUN HAILEYBURY REPORT

MUN HAILEYBURY REPORT

Posted on: April, 29th Apr 2016

In Category: Senior School News, Woodbridge News

From Friday 18 until Sunday 20 March 2016, seven Woodbridge students represented three member states at the Haileybury Model United Nations.

Charlie Green, the ambassador of Lebanon, fervently put forward his nation’s interests to the Special Committee on the question of the Arab-Israeli conflict, presenting a two state solution that was passed with 26 votes for and 11

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INTERMEDIATE MATHEMATICS KANGAROO

Posted on: April, 29th Apr 2016

In Category: Senior School News, Woodbridge News

We had five candidates in this year’s international extension paper for our nation’s top performers in the national intermediate maths challenge. Many congratulations to: William Emery (95, earning a merit for finishing in the top 25%) and Jason Li (89, also a merit), Oliver Phelan (84), Joseph Brierly (78) and Abigail Crane (73) who were all very close to merits as

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YOUNG ENTERPRISE COMPANY WICK AND WAX LYRICAL

YOUNG ENTERPRISE COMPANY WICK AND WAX LYRICAL

Posted on: April, 29th Apr 2016

In Category: Senior School News, Woodbridge News

Wick and Wax candles; lyrical presentation; expert company report; compelling trade stand. Outcome? This year’s team, under the joint leadership of Helena Boynton and Jakob Hatfield, were gloriously triumphant at the recent Suffolk finals, hosted by UCS and sponsored by top companies such as EDF Energy, BT, Adnams and many

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LAMDA EXAMINATIONS

Posted on: April, 28th Apr 2016

In Category: Senior School News

Many congratulations to all the candidates in last term’s LADMA examinations. They secured a one hundred percent pass rate, gaining an extraordinary 57 distinctions and 36 merits.

Those with Distinctions were:

Grade Two
Rufus Vogel; Thomas Evans; William Cook; Ruben Kill; Sebastian Ward; Emily

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NATIONAL YOUTH CHAMBER ORCHESTRA

Posted on: April, 28th Apr 2016

In Category: Senior School News, Woodbridge News

Over Easter Isabella Pincombe was asked to play principle for the National Youth Chamber Orchestra. She was called by an oboe teacher at senior Academy, Melanie Ragge, during the holidays if she would stand in for a member that had dropped out, at pretty much under a week’s notice. Isabella ended up doing the nine day course in the second week of Easter at Queenswood School in Potters Bar and did a concert at the Royal College of

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EAST ANGLIAN PREP SCHOOLS CROSS COUNTRY

Posted on: April, 21st Apr 2016

In Category: Senior School News, Sport News

Huge crowds; hundreds of expectant children from across East Anglia; so many schools represented. Woodbridge School’s second hosting of this major regional event on the sporting calendar was if anything even more brilliantly slick than last year’s triumph. Mr Lubbock, Mr Goddard, Miss Sanders, Mrs Richardson and their wonderful team of

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WOODBRIDGE SCHOOL ABRSM RESULTS SPRING 2016

Posted on: April, 21st Apr 2016

In Category: Senior School News

Grade 2

Emily Weston
Flute
Merit

Joshua Bell
Guitar
Merit

Saif Toubasey
Guitar
Merit

Grade 3

Toby Mcnally
Alto Saxophone
Distinction

Madeleine Cheshire
Singing
Pass

Laura Golding
Singing
Pass

Sophie Graham
Singing
Merit

Ianthe Hill
Singing
Merit

Lauren Wilkes
Singing
Distinction

Annabel Yates
Singing
Pass

Ruben Kill
Piano
Distinction

Grade 4

Amy Goddard
Clarinet
Pass

Lily Proudfoot
Harp
Merit

Sophie Drew
Singing
Merit

Jemima Hill
Singing
Distinction

Grade 5

Tilly Farrow
Piano
Merit

Verity Hobday
Flute
Pass

Hannah Dodsworth
Singing
Distinction

Rayan Semnani
Singing
Merit

Grade 6

Jenny Clare
Piano
Distinction

Charlotte Dinwiddy
Cello
Merit

Grade 7

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CHORAL AND ORCHESTRAL CONCERT

Posted on: April, 21st Apr 2016

In Category: Senior School News

Marvellous – for all sorts of reasons, not the least being the resilience of the musicians to perform, many under the weather, and at the same time cover for those that were too ill to attend. The Chamber Orchestra set the standard with some delightfully crisp Rumanian Dances: Bartok challenges musicians and audience alike at

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classics trip to the bay of naples

CLASSICS TRIP TO THE BAY OF NAPLES

Posted on: April, 21st Apr 2016

In Category: Senior School News, Woodbridge News

Dr Gilbert reports:
There was to be no stopping the pupils and staff on the classics trip which took place over the course of four very busy days this Easter vacation. Arriving in Naples early on Wednesday 6 April we travelled straight to Cumae, the site of an oracle in ancient times: a priestess called a Sibyl who would become possessed by the god Apollo and utter riddling prophecies of the

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