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GCSE grades 9-6


The Abbey IB average student score
(World average is 30)


UK schools (including The Abbey)
offering the IB in Sixth Form


A Level grades A* – B

Heads’: Connected

The latest insights from Heads,
Will le Fleming and Nisha Kaura

Roots and shoots

In an ancient and unassuming churchyard in the tiny village of Fortingall, nestled deep in the Perthshire countryside, you will find, arguably, one of the oldest known trees in Europe.

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Big news to start the summer

This is a special edition of our regular Heads Connected series focusing on three hugely exciting developments to mark the start of this summer term. These projects really do span the range from…

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The Power of Hope

“The last two years” is a phrase we read, hear, think or say a lot at the moment. As we reach the end of our Spring Term, it’s hard not to think about these same months in 2020, as we witnessed the…

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Joy and sorrow

This sun-drenched week brought experiences so vividly contrasting that the effect was disorienting.

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When I grow up

A child entering school has endless answers to the question “what do you want to be when you grow up?” Within a few brief years, these may narrow to a set of career aspirations that are consistent…

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News from The Abbey

Gateway 13 May 2022

Music Scholars' Day, Lower III Production, GYMFUSION, Inspired Art and more...

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Gateway 6 May 2022

Gym Success, Festival of Sport, Street Dance, House Music and more...

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Gateway 1 April 2022

Hairspray!, Upper II - Space Technology, IB Visual Arts Exhibition, Upper Prep Inquiry... and more!

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Gateway 25 March 2022

Cyber Security, Woodley Festival, Solidarity for Ukraine, Regional GSA Swimming... and more!

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Gateway 18 March 2022

Geography Field Trip, Inspiring Art, Doctor in the House, Visit to Christ Church... and more!

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Gateway 11 March 2022

Strictly Come Dancing, DofE Awards, Woodley Festival, Hispanic Women... and more!

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