General News

In Memory of Nicholas Garrett

Posted on: May, 19th May 2019

In Category: General News, OW News, OW News, Pre-Prep News, Prep News, Senior School News, Woodbridge News, Woodbridgian Weekly

It is with great sadness that we must inform you of the death of Nicholas Garrett who passed away earlier this week. Nick was the very much loved Master of the Abbey from 1997 to 2015. He was appointed from St Andrew’s School, Eastbourne, and after leaving Woodbridge became Headmaster of a school in Abu

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Dawn Chorus Parent & Toddler Singing Group

Posted on: January, 24th Jan 2019

In Category: Pre-Prep News

Join us with your little ones for group singing sessions at Queen’s House Hall every Friday morning during term time, 9.30am to 10.30am. Singing will be followed by coffee and a chat!

These sessions are free to attend. For more information and to book a place, please contact Debbie Blow at Queen’s House

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RECEPTION: NATIVITY PLAY

Posted on: December, 14th Dec 2018

In Category: Pre-Prep News

The Reception children took part in their first Nativity Play this week “Lights, Camel, Action!”
They performed their dances beautifully and joined in enthusiastically with all the songs.

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YEAR 2: SWIMMING GALA

Posted on: December, 14th Dec 2018

In Category: Pre-Prep News

On Friday 30 November Year 2 took part in their first swimming gala against Ipswich School and Orwell Park.  The children were all eager to show parents and staff the progress they had made this term and swam with confidence.  The children were proud to represent their school showing determination in individual races and great team spirit in the relay

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RECEPTION TOPIC WORK

Posted on: November, 26th Nov 2018

In Category: Pre-Prep News

The Reception children have been learning about nocturnal animals this week. After reading the story Owl Babies, they produced this beautiful art work.

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YEAR 2: SCIENCE

Posted on: October, 2nd Oct 2018

In Category: Pre-Prep News

In science the Year 2 children conducted experiments to test the friction created by different surfaces.  They used toy cars on grass, gravel, sand and tarmac and made predictions about which surface would provide the most and least friction. The children discussed what is meant by a fair test and recorded their results in small

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YEAR 2: PIRATE STILL LIFE

Posted on: October, 2nd Oct 2018

In Category: Pre-Prep News

Some Pirate treasure has been discovered!  Could it belong to the infamous Captain Blackbeard?  It’s down to Year 2 to draw the evidence, using their skills of careful observation and accuracy.  We need to do a still life of our discovery, in case that landlubber

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RECEPTION: PETS WEEK

Posted on: October, 2nd Oct 2018

In Category: Pre-Prep News

As part of their topic “All About Me” the children are learning about caring for their pets. This week they have had the responsibility of looking after the Queen’s House pet chickens. They have been feeding  them, collecting the eggs and cleaning them out.

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Queen’s House & The Abbey Build Announcement

Posted on: September, 24th Sep 2018

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

Announcement from Mrs Nicola Mitchell, Head of Queen’s House & The Abbey:

I am delighted to write with positive news regarding the plans for Queen’s House and The Abbey.

As you are aware I was in the fortunate position of being able to review the plans when I arrived last

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Commemoration Service

Posted on: September, 15th Sep 2018

In Category: Pre-Prep News, Prep News, Senior School News, Sixth Form News, Woodbridge News

It was our great privilege to welcome The Right Reverend Tim Stevens, erstwhile Bishop of Dunwich and more recently of Leicester, to help us celebrate and commemorate our founders and benefactors at our annual Commemoration Service.  He embraced the opportunity to talk to the whole School community, from four to sixty-four (I’m

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