General News

The class of 2020 says farewell

Posted on: July, 3rd Jul 2020

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

Our enormous thanks and admiration go to Myles for producing one of his brilliant short videos to celebrate his year, and to celebrate friendship.
Click and enjoy!

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Winning writers

Posted on: July, 1st Jul 2020

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

We are delighted to report on two excellent essayists this year. Charlotte, Y12, has earned a commendation in the Newham College Woolf Essay Prize, while Eddie (also Y12) has been shortlisted for the New College of Humanities Essay Prize.

The Woolf Essay Prize is open to all girls currently in Year 12 at a UK

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Monday

Posted on: June, 23rd Jun 2020

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

Yesterday we were happy to see more of our students back to School albeit briefly. Our School community is so important to us and as much as we have succeeded in keeping our community together remotely, seeing each other in the place which links us is so important.

Year 12 enjoyed a talk from on the lovely Chapel Lawn while Year 10 enjoyed the cool climate of the

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And they’ve done it!

Posted on: June, 22nd Jun 2020

In Category: General News, Woodbridge News, Woodbridgian Weekly

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And they've done it! 200km and a couple of pints have seen them through! Thanks so much to everyone who has donated so far and for the team who came to meet Mr Streat and Mr Garvie and bring them in to

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A Message for Year 13

Posted on: May, 22nd May 2020

In Category: General News, Senior School News, Uncategorized, Woodbridge News

I wanted to write to you to say that I am thinking of you today on what would have been your last day with us before you departed for exams. A year ago when I spoke to the Leavers of 2019, I never for a moment imagined the situation we would find ourselves in

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Mrs Woodrow, Art Teacher Remembered

Posted on: May, 13th May 2020

In Category: General News, OW News, Uncategorized, Woodbridge News

It is with sadness that we learned of the death of Margaret Tielman-Ward (formerly Margaret Woodrow); a popular teacher of Art and Textiles at Woodbridge School between 1975 and 1982.  Former pupils will remember her as ‘Mrs. Woodrow’, working alongside Mr. Purvis in the Art Department.  Her sons, James and

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Best results – EVER!

Posted on: May, 1st May 2020

In Category: General News, Senior School News, Uncategorized, Woodbridge News

Our LAMDA students received a staggering set of results from their March exams. 41/42 were awarded a Distinction. We couldn’t be more proud of all the students and Mrs Lockwood, Ms Franklin and Mrs Robinson.

Year 7-9

Phoebe, Zhou, Nancy, Mae, Archie, Esme, William, Milo, Ruiying,

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Remembering Dr James Harper: 1933 – 2020

Posted on: May, 1st May 2020

In Category: General News, OW News, Uncategorized, Woodbridge News

James Harper, (third from left, back row) with some Woodbridge Scouts

James joined Woodbridge School in 1968 and retired in 1992 as Deputy Head. He taught French and Latin, and in the 1980s he became Housemaster of the VIth form boys’ house.

James was born in south London but was evacuated to Devon at the start of the

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Our Boarders

Posted on: March, 20th Mar 2020

In Category: Coronavirus, COVID-19, OW News, Senior School News, Sixth Form News, Uncategorized, Woodbridge News

Following on from my email dated 18 March 2020 I would like to provide an update. As you can appreciate, this is an ever changing process and I will let you know anything further as the situation develops.

Firstly, can I say how proud I have been of our boarding

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COVID-19 – Key worker childcare provision

Posted on: March, 20th Mar 2020

In Category: Coronavirus, COVID-19, General News, Pre-Prep News, Prep News, Senior School News, Sixth Form News, Uncategorized, Woodbridge News

Following on from my letter of last week, the Government has now clarified the most recent scientific advice on how to further limit the spread of COVID-19.  If children can stay safely at home, they should, to limit the chance of the virus spreading.

That is why the government has asked parents to keep their children at

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