Well done to all our IB students 2020

You may be delighted to learn that our IB students have, in this strangest of years, achieved a fabulous set of results.

Highlights include:

av point score = 39 (Global av = 30)

52% of candidates scored 40 or more

87% of HL (higher level) grades are at 6 or 7

1 candidate scored a full 45 points

Very high av core score (extended essay, theory of knowledge, creativity/activity/service) of 2.3

90% of students into high ranking first choice Universities, with 3 students into Oxbridge

Wide range of courses at destination universities: psychology, aerospace engineering, medicine, commercial management & quantity surveying, English Literature, PPE, child nursing


Outcomes such as these wouldn't be possible without the vast amounts of effort and care that our staff have provided to these students, not just during the last couple of years, but throughout their time at the Abbey School. Well done to everyone involved.


Please contact us if you would like to join us and be a part of a fabulous Sixth Form IB or A-level programme in 2020/21 at [email protected]

Life at The Abbey

Life at The Abbey

The Abbey is a warm and welcoming community of individuals with each student bringing her unique talents, interests and character to build an environment that is diverse, inclusive and energetic. There is a genuine desire to strive for the best intellectually and personally and we celebrate achievement in all its forms from the Nursery to the Sixth Form and on into life.

The School has a 130-year history at the forefront of women’s education and we continue to pursue our goal of empowering girls to become outstanding women who contribute positively to the world we live in. Our students are given the chance to excel and they do so with an inner confidence built through understanding the need for balance as well as independence.

We are a world class school that delivers a unique and exceptional opportunity for any girl who loves to learn. We very much look forward to meeting you.


Supporting our Senior School students remotely

The Abbey School adapts to the times and today continues to remotely support our students both academically and pastorally.