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]

Annual Fund

The Annual Fund

Unlike many Schools, The Abbey does not have an endowment fund to draw from to invest in our environment, our resources, or our bursary programme.

The Annual Fund enables us to raise money for extra educational experiences, equipment, enhancing our environment, and supporting the areas of greatest need.

The Abbey Annual Fund criteria

We are pleased to announce the Annual Fund projects for 2018/19

  • Artist in Residence and involvement in community arts event
  • Reducing injury through sport
  • Extension of The Abbey’s Law Society to younger pupils

We appreciate receiving any assistance, where or when you are able to do so. As a donor you will be enabling The Abbey’s vision of continuing to embody excellence, inspiration and empowerment in the education of girls.

You can make a donation online now through our secure site, by clicking the button below, or you can download a Donation Form, and return it to us at: Head of External Relations, The Abbey School, 17 Kendrick Road, Reading, RG1 5DZ.