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Senior School News

Visit to the Design Museum

Posted on: June, 26th Jun 2018

In Category: Senior School News, Uncategorized

The Year 10 and 12 Design students took a trip to the new Design Museum in Kensington. The students took part in two workshops depending on their design specialty; the 3D students enjoyed a workshop on sustainable materials, whilst the graphic students took part in a workshop focussed on app

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Student Success in Prestigious Peterhouse Vellacott Essay Competition

Posted on: June, 25th Jun 2018

In Category: Senior School News, Woodbridge News

James Phelan (Year 12) has been named as one of fifteen winners in the Peterhouse Vellacott Essay Competition, one of the most prestigious national essay competitions open to Year 12 pupils. James chose to pursue his love of the Ancient World by writing an extremely well-researched and scholarly essay

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Year 9 Pupils take part in Royal Academy of Engineering STEM Spy Challenge

Posted on: June, 22nd Jun 2018

In Category: Senior School News

A small group of Year 9 pupils had the opportunity to take part in the STEM Spy Challenge, hosted by the Royal Academy of Engineering. The competition is running in ten schools across Suffolk and Norfolk, and the team with the highest score out of the six will continue to the final in the new academic

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U14 Rounders: Next Stop the County Finals

Posted on: June, 22nd Jun 2018

In Category: Senior School News, Sport News

Congratulations to the U14 rounders team on their excellent performance in the recent qualifiers held at Ipswich High:

The eight teams were drawn into two pools, and we played Westbourne (winning 7-6), Ipswich High School B (10½-5) and Kesgrave (8½-3), and finishing off with a strong victory in the final against East Bergholt by

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OWs Inspire Year 10 and 12 Pupils With post A Level Design Experiences

Posted on: June, 22nd Jun 2018

In Category: Senior School News

On Thursday we had the privilege of welcoming back Caitlin Aitchison, Thomas Chin and Sofia Cassy to the Design department, who spoke to our Year 10 and 12 Design students about their first year studying the subject beyond A Level. All three gave an inspirational talk about their individual experiences at college and

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Woodbridge Launches new Junior Oxbridge Programme – The Fitzgerald Society

Posted on: June, 22nd Jun 2018

In Category: Senior School News, Woodbridge News

The Fitzgerald Society is Woodbridge School’s new Junior Oxbridge Programme, aimed at intellectual high fliers in Years 10-11 with a zest of knowledge and exploration. Pupils interested may not even be looking to end up at Oxford or Cambridge, but will love thinking and tackling challenging ideas.

There will be a mixture of events and subsidiary

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Woodbridge School well Represented in Suffolk Team at East Anglian Track and Field Event

Posted on: June, 22nd Jun 2018

In Category: Senior School News, Sport News

A glorious day saw Woodbridge School well represented in the Suffolk team across track and field events, and the fine weather was matched by some wonderful performances. Flora Pitt competed well in the long jump; Mauricio Corfe and John Hendry in the relay; John Hendry’s duel in the 200m was probably the most exciting event of the

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East Coast Eats Wins Best Trade Stand and Interview at Regional Finals

Posted on: June, 22nd Jun 2018

In Category: Senior School News, Woodbridge News

Our Young Enterprise team, East Coast Eats, have sold over 300 copies of their magnificent cookery book and, on the way, being a fine example of a young business, have turned a very healthy profit.  Moreover, they have persuaded no fewer than seven retailers to stock their cookery books, designed with those taking self-catering holidays in

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Cambridge Ancient Worlds Video Competition Success

Posted on: June, 21st Jun 2018

In Category: Senior School News, Woodbridge News

Pupils from Year 9SV and Year 10 Latin entered the Cambridge Ancient Worlds Video Competition, which required them to produce a short video inspired by the Ancient World. Nine videos were selected by the judges, and three of these were Woodbridge entries. No other school in the history of the competition has had so high a proportion of successful videos in one

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Year 10 Historians Visit Stunning Norman sites on Field Day

Posted on: June, 19th Jun 2018

In Category: Senior School News

Year 10 historians enjoyed a glorious day out in Norfolk exploring a series of stunning Norman sites. Castle Acre showed us just how much a new Norman lord could impose themselves on Anglo-Saxon society with both castle and a magnificent priory. The theme continued in Norwich with a visit to England’s most elaborate Norman keep with its dominant position over-looking a town once half the size of modern day Woodbridge yet still the second largest English

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