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Woodbridge Junkyard Samba Challenge!

Posted on: January, 18th Jan 2021

In Category: General News, Music News, Prep News, Senior School News, Sixth Form News, Woodbridge News, Woodbridgian Weekly

18th January 2021

We thought that it would be great to get CREATIVE this lockdown period and hereby challenge the whole Woodbridge School community to help us to create a JUNKYARD SAMBA COMPOSITION!

We want students, parents, teachers, office staff, Governors and alumni alike to join in and help us to make a community composition – just for the sheer fun of

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Astro Pitch awarded National accreditation

Posted on: January, 14th Jan 2021

In Category: General News, Senior School News, Sixth Form News, Sport News, Woodbridge News, Woodbridgian Weekly

14th January 2021

We are thrilled that the FIHQP has confirmed that our amazing new synthetic turf Astro Pitch has been awarded the National category of field certification as defined in the FIH Quality Programme for Hockey Turf.

Shona Norman, Head, said:

“I am delighted that our new Astro Pitch has been awarded a National level certificate in FIH

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OW Poppy Fletcher featured in RAF Air Cadets social media

Posted on: January, 8th Jan 2021

In Category: Case Studies, General News, OW News, OW News, Senior School News, Sixth Form News, Woodbridge News, Woodbridgian Weekly

8th January 2021

We could not be prouder of Woodbridge School CCF (RAF) CWO Poppy Fletcher, former Head Girl and now OW, who shares Part 1 of her insights on the Air Cadet Leadership Course on the prestigious RAF Air Cadets social media channels:

Royal Air Force Air Cadets Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/aircadets/posts/10157279325301706

Have you ever considered taking part in the Air Cadet Leadership

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Sixth Form Drama students rehearse for ‘A Monster Calls’

Posted on: December, 21st Dec 2020

In Category: General News, Senior School News, Sixth Form News, Uncategorized, Woodbridge News, Woodbridgian Weekly

21st December 2020

Year 12 and 13 Drama students were thrilled to get the chance to return to the Seckford Theatre once again on Sunday 13th December 2020, for rehearsals of ‘A Monster Calls’, their upcoming new ensemble production.

The rehearsals mean such a lot for the

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RAF Cadet James named runner-up in BAE Systems’ ‘Future Cockpit Design’ competition

Posted on: December, 14th Dec 2020

In Category: General News, Senior School News, Sixth Form News, Woodbridge News, Woodbridgian Weekly

14th December 2020

Woodbridge School’s James, in Year 12, has been named runner-up out of 31 teams in a major national contest, BAE Systems’ ‘Future Cockpit Design’ competition. James, aged 17, is a member of the RAF in the School’s Combined Cadet Force (CCF), and was the only Cadet to make the top five in this prestigious

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2020 Young Enterprise group, ‘Suffolk Schooners’, taps into new lockdown market with sustainable glasses

Posted on: December, 9th Dec 2020

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

9th December 2020

By Year 12’s Sophie, Marketing Director and Deputy Managing Director of Suffolk Schooners:

Woodbridge School’s Young Enterprise (YE) entrepreneurs have created a new company, ‘Suffolk Schooners’, which launched on the first of December, selling novelty sized three-quarter-pint schooner glasses, to bring an element of fun and sophistication to drinking in your living

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Woodbridge School celebrates impressive LAMDA achievement

Posted on: December, 1st Dec 2020

In Category: General News, Senior School News, Woodbridge News, Woodbridgian Weekly

Woodbridge School is celebrating success in the 2020 London Academy of Music & Dramatic Art (LAMDA) examinations, with its talented cohort of 29 pupils – from Years 8-13 (ages 13-18) – achieving a total of 23 Distinctions and 6 High Merits. The various disciplines include ‘Public Speaking’, ‘Acting’ and ‘The Speaking of Verse and

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Adam Hunt, Head of Chess, receives prestigious appointment from the English Chess Trust

Posted on: November, 20th Nov 2020

In Category: General News, In The Press, Prep News, Senior School News, Woodbridge News, Woodbridgian Weekly

Woodbridge School’s Head of Chess and International Master, Adam Hunt, has been asked to lead the mentoring process jointly for the English Chess Trust’s ‘Accelerator Programme’, which is designed to develop the top English junior players for future successes. There are currently eight students on the programme from around the

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Woodbridge School launches new charitable Christmas campaign – #Woodbridge4Woodbridge Challenge – to support Home-Start in Suffolk and promote mental wellbeing

Posted on: November, 9th Nov 2020

In Category: Charity, Pre-Prep News, Prep News, Senior School News, Sixth Form News, Sport News, Woodbridgian Weekly

9th November 2020

In the run-up to Christmas, pupils and staff at Woodbridge School – from both the town’s Senior and Prep Schools – have set themselves a new #Woodbridge4Woodbridge Challenge. The aim is to cover as many miles as possible over a two-week period, from today [9th November 2020] to 20th November

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Woodbridge School’s COVID-19 Emergency Bursary Fund nears £80,000

Posted on: October, 13th Oct 2020

In Category: Senior School News, Uncategorized

13th October 2020

Woodbridge School is pleased to announce that its COVID-19 Emergency Bursary Fund – set up in early April this year, in response to the economic impacts of the global pandemic – has so far raised nearly £80,000.

The School launched the dedicated COVID-19 Emergency Bursary Fund at the outset of the

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