Alfie and Minnie compete in UK Cold Water Swimming Championships

Posted on: January, 31st Jan 2017

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

On Saturday 28 January Alfie Glendinning and Minnie Wayman both competed in the UK Cold Water Swimming Championships at Tooting Bec Lido. With no wet suits allowed and the water an extremely chilly 1.5o c speed was of the essence! First up was Alfie in the boys u14 years 30m free which he won in 21.73

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Reception: Nurse Visit

Posted on: January, 30th Jan 2017

In Category: Pre-Prep News

Mrs Hodson, who is a nurse, visited Reception to talk to them about nursing. She showed them how to assess a casualty and how to put them in the recovery position and call the emergency services.  She also brought bandages and slings and after modelling what to do, let the children have a

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Myles and Ben Excel in National Indoor Hockey Competition

Posted on: January, 26th Jan 2017

In Category: Senior School News, Sport News

Myles King (Woodbridge 1st  team vice-captain) and Ben Kilburn (Woodbridge 1st team captain) competed at the U18 National Indoor “Super 6’s” Finals for their club, Harleston Magpies on 21-22 January. This was Myles’ second trip to the U18 finals weekend, winning the title last year.  This year Myles captained the team who made it all the way to the semi-final stage of this prestigious

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Fantastic Five receive Oxbridge Offers

Posted on: January, 26th Jan 2017

In Category: Senior School News, Sixth Form News, Woodbridge News

Five students from Woodbridge School Sixth Form are thrilled to receive offers from Britain’s most prestigious universities. The successful students have each received conditional offers to read their chosen subjects at either Oxford or Cambridge universities from September 2017.

Oxford University offers went to James Bellhouse to study History at St Hughes

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Bedfordia Cross Country Competition

Posted on: January, 26th Jan 2017

In Category: Senior School News, Sport News

At 9.15am on Tuesday 17 January 44 athletes boarded the coach for Lincroft school for the annual Bedfordia Cross Country Competition.

Over 30 schools from all around the midlands took part and this created an excellent atmosphere amongst all competitors, especially the year 5 students who had never competed in such a vast event

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Year 2: Abbey Visit

Posted on: January, 26th Jan 2017

In Category: Pre-Prep News

The theme for the Year 2 visit to the Abbey on Thursday was Circles.

Circuits, circles and concentric circles could be found in abundance in the Science Room and the Art Room.  The children enjoyed using batteries, wires and crocodile clips to create a circuit to power a small motor and spin a card

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Year 2: More Forces in Science

Posted on: January, 26th Jan 2017

In Category: Pre-Prep News

In Year 2 this week we have become scientists and have been investigating forces around the school with everyday activities.  We had a lot of fun with our clipboards jotting down all the different types of motion we saw.  How can we change the speed or direction of moving

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Year 1: Islands

Posted on: January, 26th Jan 2017

In Category: Pre-Prep News

This week the children in Year 1 have been looking at Katie Morag’s island and identifying human and physical features of the landscape.  The children then designed their own class island using the small world area before designing their own island map using symbols.

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Boys’ Hockey U14A v Framlingham Score: Won 1-0

Posted on: January, 23rd Jan 2017

In Category: Senior School News, Sport News

A fast paced game that produced some end to end hockey. The first half was all Framlingham. They showed good pace and stick skills to spend a majority of the time in the Woodbridge half of the pitch. Woodbridge stood up to the challenge and defended amazingly. Saif Toubasey and Hugo Thomas in the middle of the defence were like a brick wall not allowing Framlingham to

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Year 2: Forces in Science

Posted on: January, 23rd Jan 2017

In Category: Pre-Prep News

In Year 2 we have been looking at Forces in Science.  We have tested a variety of materials to see what happens to them when a force is applied.  We have also constructed our own playgrounds to investigate the forces at work.  We looked at the forces that acted on the cars as we pulled back the levers and pushed the

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