Category: Senior

GCSE Presentation Evening 2022

21st November 2022

On Friday night we celebrated the achievements of the Class of 2022 at our annual GCSE Presentation Evening. This years leavers produced some phenomenal results and went onto some fantastic sixth forms and colleges which we were delighted to highlight as part of the evening. Our thanks to our guest speaker, Alex Hutchinson, Head at…

Antibullying Week

18th November 2022

On Monday, we were delighted to see plenty of funky sock combinations, across the whole school, for Odd Socks Day which marked the start of Antibullying Week. On Tuesday, Year 10 and 11 pupils delivered an assembly on Antibullying. Our thanks to these pupils for presenting an important topic in a sensitive and thoughtful manner….

Power of Partnerships

17th November 2022

Partnerships are an integral part of Abbot’s Hills’ role in the community and we are proud of the ongoing and new links we are forging with local state and independent schools. This week is the Independent Schools Council Partnerships Week so we would like to highlight some of the fantastic projects we have undertaken; Last…

Cross Country wins for Abbot’s Hill

3rd November 2022

Go team Abbot’s Hill! This week Abbot’s Hill has hosted the District Cross Country competitions. A huge well done to all pupils who took part over the past two days. Below are the final results for our teams: Year 7: 2nd Year 8: 1st Year 9: 2nd Year 10 & 11: 1st (team achieved 1st, 2nd,…

Senior Netball: From Disney to District Cups

1st November 2022

In October, Year 8 & 9 embarked on the long-awaited Netball Tour to Paris, France. Teams Dalmation, Team Pirates (Yr8), Aristocrats and Jedi’s (Yr 9) had a busy first day of matches taking on 15 teams of schools and clubs from all over the UK and one team from Australia. After a busy morning of…

Black History Month

4th October 2022

This week at Abbot’s Hill we have begun celebrating Black History Month. The senior school came together in an assembly delivered by Mrs Davison to celebrate Black History Month and in particular, the achievements of Paul Stephenson who organised the Bristol Bus Boycott in 1963. In addition the senior school also enjoyed a fantastic assembly…

GCSE Results 2022

25th August 2022

Congratulations to Year 11 pupils who collected their outstanding GCSE results this morning. We are extremely proud of our pupils and wish them the best of luck in their next steps of their education. Well done! As well as individual achievements we are delighted to share that these results include the best ever 9 –…

Year 8 Geography Trip

12th May 2022

Year 8 recently travelled to Dorset for an exciting Geography field trip. On Wednesday they visited Durdle Door and Lulworth Cove to learn about formation of coastal processes. The weather was very kind to them and they had beautiful views from the coast. The next day they headed into a river to investigate changes from…

Celebrating alumna success

4th May 2022

Last year we were delighted to announce that Isabelle received the prestigious Independent Schools’ Association (ISA) Whitbread Memorial Prize. Earlier this week she alongside her family and a very proud Miss Cross, Head of Careers, travelled to the House of Lords for the presentation. “Huge congratulations old girl to Isabelle E who was awarded the…

Science Busking in the Senior School

28th March 2022

Pupils discover the art of science busking! STEM leaders, Drama scholars and Year 8 members of Drama and Science clubs were invited to participate in a science busking workshop with David from ‘Science Made Simple’. Showing them how to attract an audience, David gave them a number of simple demonstrations to show scientific ideas to…