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Artwork from WASCZ Artist
November 14, 2019

Artwork from WASCZ Artist

Year 9 Art pupils have recently completed a drawing project looking at the Chinese scroll painting of `The Riverside Scene at Qingming Festival` from the Song Dynasty, painted by Zhang Zeduan....

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History Remembered 
November 11, 2019

History Remembered 

Last week our pupils under the theme of “Remembering History and Constantly Striving for Self-improvement” visited the Nanjing Memorial Museum....

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One of the Best Rowing Facilities in China has now opened at WASCZ
November 04, 2019

One of the Best Rowing Facilities in China has now opened at WASCZ

Wycombe Abbey School can now boast one of the best rowing facilities in China, with the completion of their new purpose built boathouse....

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WASCZ Rowing Club Win 2 Golds and a Bronze in Shanghai
November 04, 2019

WASCZ Rowing Club Win 2 Golds and a Bronze in Shanghai

G. Suursild (bow) represented WASCZ boat club at a regatta in Shanghai, that attracted crews from abroad and all over China, including Peking University....

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Pupils Gain SSI Open Water Diving Qualifications
November 03, 2019

Pupils Gain SSI Open Water Diving Qualifications

Congratulations to the scuba divers who certified as SSI open water divers on the recent trip to Thailand....

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Young Scientists Gain Awards
November 01, 2019

Young Scientists Gain Awards

Congratulations to the pupils who received their Crest Awards last week!...

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Outstanding Results in National Tennis Competition
October 30, 2019

Outstanding Results in National Tennis Competition

Pupils from Wycombe Abbey participated in the First National Junior Tennis Competition on 26th October at the Wujin Tennis Training Centre....

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Staff Football Success
October 27, 2019

Staff Football Success

Wycombe Abbey School Staff Football team advanced to the Semi-Finals of the Changzhou International Cup with a 5-3 win over Jiangsu Midlanders on Sunday....

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Three Pupils Achieve the Highest Mark in China
October 25, 2019

Three Pupils Achieve the Highest Mark in China

Wycombe Abbey School pupils are again leading in Pearson Edexcel IGCSE exams....

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University talks from Manchester and Nottingham
October 25, 2019

University talks from Manchester and Nottingham

Wycombe Abbey School Changzhou hosted two World Top 100 ranked UK universities last week as Sixth Form pupils continue to explore the opportunities available to them in the future....

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WASCZ Musicians Perform at The Best of British
October 20, 2019

WASCZ Musicians Perform at The Best of British

The 2019 Shanghai Best of British Expo is the largest exhibition dedicated to British Brands in China....

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Eminent String Professors visit Wycombe Abbey Changzhou
October 14, 2019

Eminent String Professors visit Wycombe Abbey Changzhou

This week the music department were delighted to welcome Dr Simon Jones, Head of Strings from the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama (RWCMD) and Mr. Philip Aird, the CEO of the European Strings Teachers Association (ESTA)....

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Senior Girls Rugby in Shanghai
October 11, 2019

Senior Girls Rugby in Shanghai

On Friday 11th October, the senior girls rugby team travelled to Shanghai American School Pudong for a two-day rugby invitational fixture featuring boys and girls teams from Shanghai, Beijing and Hong Kong....

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Three Wycombe Abbey “Giants” visit the Rugby World Cup in Japan
October 02, 2019

Three Wycombe Abbey “Giants” visit the Rugby World Cup in Japan

During the Golden Week holidays, three members of WASCZ and indeed the Changzhou Giants rugby team took the opportunity to travel to Tokyo in Japan to join the twenty best rugby playing teams in the world....

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Phuket Scuba Trip 2019
October 01, 2019

Phuket Scuba Trip 2019

The flight arrived on time last night and we went straight to the hotel to check in....

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‘Wide Awake’
September 27, 2019

‘Wide Awake’

At Wycombe Abbey School, Changzhou, the mind body connection is no longer up for debate....

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WASCZ Astronomy Newsletter
September 27, 2019

WASCZ Astronomy Newsletter

It’s been a busy week in the world of astronomy, both at Wycombe Abbey and in the wider world....

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Borealis Iceland Presentation
September 27, 2019

Borealis Iceland Presentation

On Wednesday evening, Nigel Bidgood the Head of Borealis Expeditions at Wycombe Abbey School Changzhou, spoke to lower sixth form parents about the annual Arctic Expeditions that the School runs....

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Golden Week Guitar Concert
September 26, 2019

Golden Week Guitar Concert

The music teachers at Wycombe Abbey School Changzhou are all dedicated educators and simultaneously excellent performers....

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Sixth Form Lecture Series - Jambo Talk
September 23, 2019

Sixth Form Lecture Series - Jambo Talk

This week, Dame Cilla Snowball, Chair of the GREAT Private Sector Council, UK said “We need to make sure girls have access to business leaders in schools.”...

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Girls Rugby In Shanghai
September 22, 2019

Girls Rugby In Shanghai

Saturday 21st September was the first senior girls rugby team fixture of the year at Shanghai American School Puxi....

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Senior Rugby Tournament in Shanghai
September 21, 2019

Senior Rugby Tournament in Shanghai

Friday 20th and Sat 21st September saw Wycombe Abbey Senior rugby team travel to Dulwich College in Shanghai – Pudong to participate in the 2019/20 ACAMIS Varsity Rugby 10’s Championship....

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Our School Aims
September 20, 2019

Our School Aims

At Wycombe Abbey School we have four clear aims. These are Academic, Pastoral, Co-Curricular and Community....

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University Visit
September 20, 2019

University Visit

Wycombe Abbey School Changzhou hosted its first university visits of the year with two highly ranked institutions in one week....

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Inaugural gathering of the WASCZ Astronomy Club
September 12, 2019

Inaugural gathering of the WASCZ Astronomy Club

The inaugural gathering of the WASCZ Astronomy Club was held at 7pm...

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John Muir Award Offered at WASCZ
September 12, 2019

John Muir Award Offered at WASCZ

We are delighted to announce that we are the first school in China to be given permission to offer the John Muir Award to our pupils....

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Explore New Ideas from Art Museums
September 12, 2019

Explore New Ideas from Art Museums

Our Sixth Form Art pupils started the new school year with a Trip to the Art Galleries and Museums in Shanghai....

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WASCZ Prefects Announcement
September 06, 2019

WASCZ Prefects Announcement

We are delighted to announce the Wycombe Abbey School, Changzhou Prefect team for 2019/20....

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WASCZ Charity Work - Arctic Foxes
September 05, 2019

WASCZ Charity Work - Arctic Foxes

In the thousand or so years since humans colonised Iceland from Scandinavia, they have brought various mammals with them....

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An International Perspective
September 03, 2019

An International Perspective

Our pupils benefit from a wealth of Sports here at Wycombe Abbey with our parents rightfully proud of the high quality of teaching and coaching the pupils receive....

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Fitness Tests at Wycombe Abbey School Changzhou
September 03, 2019

Fitness Tests at Wycombe Abbey School Changzhou

Tuesday 3rd September saw the pupils of Wycombe Abbey dust off the cobwebs from their summer holidays and partake in their first term’s annual fitness tests....

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Activity Fair Extravaganza
September 01, 2019

Activity Fair Extravaganza

This week during our annual Activity Fair our pupils had the opportunity to select their Extra Curricular Activities (ECAs)....

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WASCZ Summer School - SPMC Factory Visit
August 23, 2019

WASCZ Summer School - SPMC Factory Visit

On 21st August 2019, participants of WASCZ Summer School visited SPMC (Semiconductor Precision Machinery Capital equipment) headquartered in Xinbei Changzhou....

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IGCSE 2019 A Record Breaking Year
August 22, 2019

IGCSE 2019 A Record Breaking Year

Wycombe Abbey, Changzhou iGCSE pupils have broken records in 2019....

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Ceramics at WAISCZ Summer School
August 22, 2019

Ceramics at WAISCZ Summer School

As part of the Summer School’s Art and Craft sessions WAISCZ have invested in a state of the art ceramics kiln which has been housed in its own...

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WAIS Summer School Science Fair
August 21, 2019

WAIS Summer School Science Fair

The pupils had a fantastic weekend at the Wycombe Abbey Summer School science fair, where they were given 2 options....

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OUTSTANDING A LEVEL RESULTS
August 16, 2019

OUTSTANDING A LEVEL RESULTS

Wycombe Abbey pupils are celebrating their A Level successes, with the school maintaining a high pass rate of 96% in our traditional subjects....

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ABRSM Theory Exam Results in June-Another big step for WAIS Musicians!
August 15, 2019

ABRSM Theory Exam Results in June-Another big step for WAIS Musicians!

Music theory pupils of WAISCZ have yet again proved their outstanding competence delivering exceptional results in the ABRSM theory exam....

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WAIS Summer School - Week 3 and 4 Art Classes
August 13, 2019

WAIS Summer School - Week 3 and 4 Art Classes

Pupils have enjoyed using the Art Departments new printing press whilst learning the dry point, intaglio printing process....

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WAIS Summer School - Computer Sessions Review
August 12, 2019

WAIS Summer School - Computer Sessions Review

Summer School Computing has wrapped Up and moved onto Computing for University Research...

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WAIS Summer School - Craft ECA
August 11, 2019

WAIS Summer School - Craft ECA

WAIS summer program involves Crafts lessons twice a week for pupils....

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WAIS Summer School - CATS the Musical
August 06, 2019

WAIS Summer School - CATS the Musical

After a fantastic Saturday with Business Enrichment seeing pupils learn the value of resources and the purpose of the world economic system and a fun in school English movie, Sunday was also an interactive and interesting experience with many pupils getting up close to CATS, the acclaimed musical production....

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WAIS Summer School - Business Curriculum
August 06, 2019

WAIS Summer School - Business Curriculum

WAIS Summer School 2019’s business curriculum is academically anchored in IGCSE (International General Certificate of Secondary Education) & IAL (International Advanced Level) business syllabus....

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WAIS Summer School - Cambridge Rabble Week
August 05, 2019

WAIS Summer School - Cambridge Rabble Week

This week two Cambridge Graduates and Entrepreneurs travelled to WAISCZ to share their experiences of life in Cambridge and life as entrepreneurs after Cambridge at the Summer School....

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WAIS Summer School - Business Academic Enrichment
August 03, 2019

WAIS Summer School - Business Academic Enrichment

The facilitator shouted, “The price for circles has halved, while the price for triangles has tripled!” Hoorays and groans rippled across the venue....

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Academic STEAM MIT Week Concludes
July 31, 2019

Academic STEAM MIT Week Concludes

“Wycombe Abbey Pupils really have a great opportunity to prepare for the best universities and colleges around the world through interactive, project-based learning”...

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WAIS Summer School - Changzhou Museum Art Trip
July 31, 2019

WAIS Summer School - Changzhou Museum Art Trip

Collecting Primary Source materials is a crucial skill in both GCSE and A Level Art Exam preparation,...

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Academic Rigour and Reporting- Summer School Weekly Reports
July 30, 2019

Academic Rigour and Reporting- Summer School Weekly Reports

At Wycombe Abbey we believe that regular, academically supportive testing, builds academic rigour and this is supported by research into education....

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WAIS Summer School - Art Curriculum
July 29, 2019

WAIS Summer School - Art Curriculum

This week in Art, pupils have created coloured paper cut out collages inspired by Matisse, examined structural space whilst looking at the art of Alberto Giacometti made dynamic and challenging drawing using charcoal on the end of a long stick and learnt Sight Sized measuring techniques advocated by Euan Uglow....

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WAIS Alumnus Public Speech
July 28, 2019

WAIS Alumnus Public Speech

WAIS alumna A. Liu (Cavell 2018/ 2019) was invited to share her experience about her WAIS journey in academic excellence....

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WAIS Summer School - Art Weekend
July 28, 2019

WAIS Summer School - Art Weekend

We had lots of opportunities for pupils to develop their interest in Art this weekend....

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The Borealis Iceland Expedition Pupils Return
July 26, 2019

The Borealis Iceland Expedition Pupils Return

The Iceland team returned from the three week Borealis expedition from the remote area of North West Iceland....

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Summer School Weekend
July 24, 2019

Summer School Weekend

The Summer School Short Story Competition opened inEnglish Enrichment on Saturday with the theme of going on a journey....

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WAIS Summer School-STEAM MIT Week Begins
July 24, 2019

WAIS Summer School-STEAM MIT Week Begins

We welcomed our visitors from top US universities including MIT to support our STEAM programme during the summer school....

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WAIS SUMMER SCHOOL - HHC Factory Visit
July 19, 2019

WAIS SUMMER SCHOOL - HHC Factory Visit

On 17th July 2019, participants of WAIS Summer Camp visited HHC Incorporation headquartered in Zhonglou, Changzhou....

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WAIS Summer School - Art and Craft class
July 18, 2019

WAIS Summer School - Art and Craft class

The Summer School has a diverse and varied Arts and Craft Programme supported by two Art Teachers, a Craft Teacher and two Artists in Residence....

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Summer School Opens
July 15, 2019

Summer School Opens

Pupils arrived happy and eager to start the summer school. After a presentation to pupils and parents from Mr Pattison explaining the rationale and benefits of the summer school in preparing pupils for their next year’s study at WAISCZ, pupils took part in a series of team-building activities in the Dome....

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Registration | WAIS 2019 Summer School
July 15, 2019

Registration | WAIS 2019 Summer School

In order to improve the pupils' IGCSE and A Level academic level and help them lay a solid foundation before entering the courses...

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WAIS Graduation Dinner 2019
July 09, 2019

WAIS Graduation Dinner 2019

Year 13s celebrated their time at WAIS with a graduation dinner....

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Secondary Sports Day
July 08, 2019

Secondary Sports Day

Sports day in Secondary was an extremely exciting and motivating day of individual achievement from all involved....

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WAIS publishes first Journal of Academic Research Projects edited by Pupils
July 03, 2019

WAIS publishes first Journal of Academic Research Projects edited by Pupils

EPQ is the shorthand for the Extended Project Qualification, which helps pupil to improve their academic research skills....

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Year 7 and Year 8 End of Year Activity Week
July 01, 2019

Year 7 and Year 8 End of Year Activity Week

Preparations for the Iceland trip continue with the Headmaster personally supervising an intensive training and packing regime....

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EPQ Trip to Changzhou University Chemistry Department
July 01, 2019

EPQ Trip to Changzhou University Chemistry Department

In March C. Guo (Y13) was given permission to do his EPQ project at Changzhou University as the school had agreed a time for him to do his experiment....

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End of Year Art Exhibition 2019
June 28, 2019

End of Year Art Exhibition 2019

On Sunday the 22 June the Art Department held their Annual End of Year Exhibition...

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Future Year 12 and 13 Art Trip to Nanjing
June 26, 2019

Future Year 12 and 13 Art Trip to Nanjing

On Sunday 23 June the Future Sixth Form Art pupils went to Nanjing to visit Galleries and Museums for inspiration for their new projects....

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Year 9 and Year 10 Outdoor Expedition in Zhejiang
June 26, 2019

Year 9 and Year 10 Outdoor Expedition in Zhejiang

After an evening of team building activities and setting goals for the week on Sunday...

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Invitation | WAIS End of Year Art Exhibition
June 19, 2019

Invitation | WAIS End of Year Art Exhibition

We are delighted to invite you to Wycombe Abbey International School, Changzhou’s Annual Art Exhibition on the 22 June....

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Gold Duke of Edinburgh
June 19, 2019

Gold Duke of Edinburgh

Duke of Edinburgh Award Scheme is one of the many achievements pupils at Wycombe Abbey should seek to achieve whilst at school....

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A Levels in the United States of America
June 19, 2019

A Levels in the United States of America

A Levels are accepted as a matter of policy at over 500 US universities and colleges and all of the Top 100 universities and all of the Ivy League...

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WAIS Cheered for China Women's National Hockey Team
June 16, 2019

WAIS Cheered for China Women's National Hockey Team

A superb display of hockey was on show in Changzhou as China Women’s Hockey team trounced the USA....

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Young Artist Programme Suzhou Trip
June 16, 2019

Young Artist Programme Suzhou Trip

Pupils on the Young Artist Programme went on a day trip to Suzhou to take inspiration from Chinese culture and history at the world famous Humble Administrators Garden and Tiger Hill....

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Variety and Range of subjects
June 14, 2019

Variety and Range of subjects

Wycombe Abbey International School offers a broad curriculum with a huge variety of options choices at IGCSE and A Level to ensure our pupils can progress to the university destination of their choice....

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Grade 5 Music Production Workshop
June 13, 2019

Grade 5 Music Production Workshop

Grade 5 pupils took part in a Music Production taster session on Tuesday....

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Wycombe Abbey is Out of This World!
June 11, 2019

Wycombe Abbey is Out of This World!

Or at least it will be for a few lucky pupils next year. Starting in September, Wycombe Abbey International School will welcome astronomy into its curriculum....

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Golf ECA Competition Winners
June 08, 2019

Golf ECA Competition Winners

The final golf ECA took place on Sunday 2nd June 2019 at the driving range in Wujin and after an hours practice, the coaches held a competition....

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Year 7 Taster Days
June 03, 2019

Year 7 Taster Days

On Monday and Tuesday this week pupils in Grade 5 completed the ‘Year 7 Taster Days’....

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Rowing Regatta
June 02, 2019

Rowing Regatta

Sunday saw the inaugural Wycombe Abbey International School Rowing Regatta take place....

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The Wycombe Abbey Sports Dinner
June 01, 2019

The Wycombe Abbey Sports Dinner

Sporting commitment and dedication was applauded and praised at the annual Wycombe Abbey Sports Dinner....

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U13 Netball
June 01, 2019

U13 Netball

Wycombe Abbey U13 Netball team have finished their debut competitive season with a highly credible position....

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Walk For Trees
June 01, 2019

Walk For Trees

Last Saturday, 35 pupils and 3 teachers from Wycombe Abbey International School attended the annual sponsored walk for trees....

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ABRSM Practical Exam Results - 86% Merit and Distinction Awards for WAIS Musicians
May 31, 2019

ABRSM Practical Exam Results - 86% Merit and Distinction Awards for WAIS Musicians

One month ago, 71 WAIS musicians took ABRSM practical exams – the biggest group of candidates WAIS has ever entered....

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Beijing Sport Tour
May 30, 2019

Beijing Sport Tour

The Beijing sports tour met at 9.20am at the front of the school by the Headmaster for their team photo before boarding the buses to begin their journey North. Arriving in Beijing later that day we went straight into a buffet supper....

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Summer Term Recital
May 30, 2019

Summer Term Recital

Whilst our senior pupils sit their external exams, the music department had the chance to focus all their attention on years 7 to 10....

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Head of Guitar Nils Klöfver Visited Shenzhen
May 29, 2019

Head of Guitar Nils Klöfver Visited Shenzhen

Wycombe Abbey’ s Head of Guitar Nils Klöfver visited Shenzhen and the GHM Guitar Festival for two concerts and a master class over the weekend....

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Horse Riding Competition
May 29, 2019

Horse Riding Competition

Bad weather didn’t stop Wycombe Abbey riders from enthusiastically participating in a show jumping event....

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U15 Floorball Tournament in Ningbo
May 28, 2019

U15 Floorball Tournament in Ningbo

Wycombe Abbey U15 Floorball team have won a tournament sharp shooter contest....

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Rock School Practical Exam Results in March - 100% Merit and Distinction Awards for WAIS Musicians
May 27, 2019

Rock School Practical Exam Results in March - 100% Merit and Distinction Awards for WAIS Musicians

In March Wycombe Abbey hosted Rock School music exams for the third time entering a total of 20 pupils....

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Tennis Tournament
May 26, 2019

Tennis Tournament

Wimbledon fever gripped Wycombe Abbey at the weekend for its first tennis tournament....

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Rugby Tournament in Shanghai
May 18, 2019

Rugby Tournament in Shanghai

On Saturday 18th May, 45 pupils travelled to Pudong to play another round of competitive rugby fixtures against Dulwich College Shanghai, LFS and Wellington College International School....

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ImpressIve Performances from WAIS Swimmers
May 18, 2019

ImpressIve Performances from WAIS Swimmers

Wycombe Abbey swim team returned from the last gala of the year with some impressive performances....

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Pupils interest grows in rugby watching the Giants in Xiamen
May 15, 2019

Pupils interest grows in rugby watching the Giants in Xiamen

The Changzhou Giants Rugby team, consisting of many players within the WAIS Staff Common Room...

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Thriving Fashion ECA
May 13, 2019

Thriving Fashion ECA

Chinese architecture has been the source of inspiration for a thrilling new project at Wycombe Abbey....

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Upcoming Sports Fixtures
May 12, 2019

Upcoming Sports Fixtures

The summer term is a busy time of year for the WAIS sports teams with rugby, netball, football, floorball and swimming fixtures...

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U13 Netball Continues to Success
May 11, 2019

U13 Netball Continues to Success

Wycombe Abbey Girls Netball continued their success at the weekend with another fine win....

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ABRSM Theory Exam April Results - Eight WAIS Candidates Scored 100%
May 08, 2019

ABRSM Theory Exam April Results - Eight WAIS Candidates Scored 100%

69 WAIS musicians took ABRSM Theory exams in early March and achieved another astonishing set of results....

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Winners of the Best Business Ideas Competition 2019: Trophies' Award Ceremony
May 04, 2019

Winners of the Best Business Ideas Competition 2019: Trophies' Award Ceremony

After two rounds of competition, Team Jazz Assemble won the WAIS Best Business Ideas Competition 2019,...

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ECA Opportunities
May 01, 2019

ECA Opportunities

Wycombe Abbey aims to provide its pupils with as many leisure opportunities as possible...

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U13 and U15 Rugby Fixtures in Shanghai
April 26, 2019

U13 and U15 Rugby Fixtures in Shanghai

On Saturday 13th April, 41 pupils travelled to Pudong to play their second competitive rugby fixtures of the year against Dulwich College Shanghai and LFS....

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Learning to Run
April 26, 2019

Learning to Run

On Sunday 21st April, Mr Carbutt took part in the “Oxygen-Rich Hufu Mountain Half Marathon”....

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ABRSM Practical Exam in April
April 24, 2019

ABRSM Practical Exam in April

Between 22-24 April, 73 WAIS Musicians took their ABRSM practical exams...

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WAIS Warriors are once again victors of the netball court
April 21, 2019

WAIS Warriors are once again victors of the netball court

The school staff women’s team travelled to Shanghai for an actioned packed Sunday of matches....

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U13 Netballers Show Strong Progress
April 20, 2019

U13 Netballers Show Strong Progress

WAIS netballers continue their strong progress with another encouraging performance....

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U19 Boys Football Tournament
April 20, 2019

U19 Boys Football Tournament

On Saturday 20th April WAIS hosted the SYAC senior (u19) football tournament with seven teams...

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British Physics Olympiad Success
April 17, 2019

British Physics Olympiad Success

This year, Wycombe Abbey is pleased to have achieved excellent results in the British Physics Olympiad....

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WAIS Pupils Train With Jiangsu Rugby Team
April 16, 2019

WAIS Pupils Train With Jiangsu Rugby Team

As part of our outstanding and expanding rugby programme and our commitment to developing the sport in China,...

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Field Trip to Factory
April 15, 2019

Field Trip to Factory

On 15th April 2019, members of WAIS Entrepreneurs & Economists Club (EEC) visited Bai Xing Group of Companies’ headquarters in Changzhou....

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Upcoming Sports Fixtures
April 14, 2019

Upcoming Sports Fixtures

This Summer term sees WAIS sports teams with rugby, netball, football, floorball and swimming fixtures....

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Netball tournament in Shanghai
April 14, 2019

Netball tournament in Shanghai

On Saturday 13th April the Wycombe Abbey Under 13 Netball teams competed in the Shanghai Netball Competition...

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New York New York
April 10, 2019

New York New York

Visiting art galleries, design schools and drama studios meant that the first WAIS school trip to New York...

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WAIS Staff Trip to the UK - Rosslyn Park and Designated Safeguarding Lead Course
April 08, 2019

WAIS Staff Trip to the UK - Rosslyn Park and Designated Safeguarding Lead Course

Over the Qing Ming Holidays, four senior members of WAIS staff, Mr. Griffiths (Headmaster), Mr. Jacobs (Head of Primary), Mr. Wood...

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WAIS UK English Trip
April 07, 2019

WAIS UK English Trip

Year 7-9 pupils travelled to the UK for a busy and exciting immersion experience in UK culture....

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Mr Pattison Visits Wycombe Abbey UK
April 02, 2019

Mr Pattison Visits Wycombe Abbey UK

As part of our ongoing efforts to deliver the very best of British boarding education and cement our reputation for academic excellence, Mr Pattison...

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Concert Tour by Mr Nils Klöfver
March 23, 2019

Concert Tour by Mr Nils Klöfver

Over the last five days Mr Nils Klöfver, Head of Guitar from WAIS music department, have been on a concert tour to Darwin, Australia....

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A Busy Week of Music Recitals
March 22, 2019

A Busy Week of Music Recitals

Last week was the Music Department’s busiest week yet, with 472 recitals taking place over two days....

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WAIS Overseas Educational Visits
March 22, 2019

WAIS Overseas Educational Visits

The younger pupils are visiting England this week, to learn about English literature....

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SILVER AT WORLD ROWING INDOOR SPRINT CHAMPIONSHIPS
March 21, 2019

SILVER AT WORLD ROWING INDOOR SPRINT CHAMPIONSHIPS

Congratulations to F. Wang (Year 7) on winning a Silver Medal in the U12 Category at The World Rowing Indoor Sprint Championships last weekend....

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Open Water Diver Exam Success
March 21, 2019

Open Water Diver Exam Success

Open Water Diver is a prestigious course that opens up the pathway to the world’s top universities....

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National Hockey Players Visit WAIS
March 20, 2019

National Hockey Players Visit WAIS

Members of China ladies hockey team have received a warm welcome to Wycombe Abbey International School....

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WAIS Running Club
March 19, 2019

WAIS Running Club

With the weather getting warmer, the school running club has started up again and has been steadily attracting more and more pupils to get up early on a Sunday morning to do some exercise....

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Rock School Exams - 100% Merit and Distinction Awards
March 19, 2019

Rock School Exams - 100% Merit and Distinction Awards

Wycombe Abbey recently received the results of the Rock School drum exams which took place in early December....

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WAIS Host The Floorball Tournament
March 18, 2019

WAIS Host The Floorball Tournament

Wycombe Abbey have successfully hosted an exciting floorball tournament....

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WAIS Pianists performed at Ideal Home Show in Shanghai Exhibition Centre
March 17, 2019

WAIS Pianists performed at Ideal Home Show in Shanghai Exhibition Centre

Five WAIS pianists were invited to perform at the Ideal Home Show on Saturday, 16th March....

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Upcoming Sports Fixtures
March 06, 2019

Upcoming Sports Fixtures

Wycombe Abbey parents are being invited to cheer on their children at upcoming sports fixtures....

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Swimming Success in Shanghai
March 03, 2019

Swimming Success in Shanghai

Swimming competence and success are a vital and important life skill at WAIS and last night our young swimmers won eight of the race’s heats at the Spring Festival event...

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Shanghai Art Trip
March 03, 2019

Shanghai Art Trip

On Sunday 3rd March, Year 12 & 13 art pupils participated in a trip to Shanghai; first stop was the Museum of Contemporary Art in People's Park to see 'Post Contemporary Urban Graphics 7019'...

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WAIS ROCKS SHANGHAI
March 02, 2019

WAIS ROCKS SHANGHAI

Drama iGCSE and Music pupils visited Shanghai Grand Theatre to see the International Tour of the acclaimed musical ‘SCHOOL OF ROCK’ last weekend....

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Football Round Up
March 02, 2019

Football Round Up

On the 27th February the senior girls football team traveled to Suzhou to play against U Link in their first football fixture of the year....

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WAIS UK Music Trip
February 28, 2019

WAIS UK Music Trip

Twenty excited WAIS musicians congregated at Pudong Airport on Wednesday morning, 13th February....

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IE Reward Trip
February 22, 2019

IE Reward Trip

Everybody had a great time this week at the IE Leavers’ Dinner, as they headed out to celebrate the pupils’ completion of the Intensive English course and movement into the mainstream curriculum....

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Fencing Success
February 01, 2019

Fencing Success

Wycombe Abbey fencing squad returned with a winner from a local tournament....

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A Skype Session with Author Tom Palmer
January 29, 2019

A Skype Session with Author Tom Palmer

A small group of Year 7 and 8 pupils have been able to enjoy a live Skype session with popular British children’s author, Tom Palmer, during their Library session....

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Entrepreneurs & Economists Club
January 28, 2019

Entrepreneurs & Economists Club

A group of 23 pupils from WAISCZ’s Entrepreneurs & Economists Club went on a field trip to Mingdu Hoki International (MDHGI) Hotel Changzhou on 28th January 2019....

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English Speaking Rewards
January 24, 2019

English Speaking Rewards

Today pupils with excellent records for speaking English around school met the Headmaster and Second Master to receive 50 RMB vouchers for the school canteen as a reward for their efforts....

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The Human Touch
January 22, 2019

The Human Touch

On Saturday 12th January 2019, as part of academic enrichment the pupils from years 7 to 10 embarked on an activity to understand how the human hand is cleverly designed....

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Chicago Symphony Concert
January 22, 2019

Chicago Symphony Concert

WAIS pupils went to Shanghai Oriental Arts Centre Concert Hall, to watch the sensational Chicago Symphony Orchestra, led by world-renowned conductor Riccardo Muti....

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U18 Girls Floorball Match against Professional Players
January 20, 2019

U18 Girls Floorball Match against Professional Players

Wycombe Abbey senior girl’s floorball squad enjoyed a fun session against some ex professional hockey player....

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A Levels - The Best of the Best
January 17, 2019

A Levels - The Best of the Best

We are delighted with the outstanding academic performance of A Levels in university applications around the world....

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Jiangsu Hockey Captain joins Wycombe Abbey PE Department
January 16, 2019

Jiangsu Hockey Captain joins Wycombe Abbey PE Department

We are delighted to welcome a highly experienced new member to its PE department....

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Chess Tournament in Shanghai
January 04, 2019

Chess Tournament in Shanghai

On Friday 4th January four WAIS pupils took part in their first International Chess Tournament in Shanghai, organized by the Shanghai Chess Academy....

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ABRSM Grade 8 Practical Exam Results - 100% Distinction and Merit
January 03, 2019

ABRSM Grade 8 Practical Exam Results - 100% Distinction and Merit

ABRSM Examiner and Senior Moderator, Mr Euros Evans, visited WAIS from 26th to 27th November to examine 33 practical candidates....

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Ranked 1st on Concept 2 for 2019
December 21, 2018

Ranked 1st on Concept 2 for 2019

F. Wang (Year 7 Scott) pictured is rightfully happy as heis currently ranked number one on the Concept 2 official 2019 World 100m besttime for 12-year olds....

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House Unison 2018
December 14, 2018

House Unison 2018

On 14th December 2018, WAIS hosted the fourth annual House Unison Competition in the Theatre....

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WAIS Pupils Speak Directly to Caltech
December 11, 2018

WAIS Pupils Speak Directly to Caltech

Tuesday morning, an admissions officer from the California Institute of Technology (Caltech) talked with several Wycombe Abbey International School pupils via an online video conference call....

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100% Merit and Distinction Awards for WAIS ABRSM Grade 5 Theory Candidates
December 11, 2018

100% Merit and Distinction Awards for WAIS ABRSM Grade 5 Theory Candidates

Congratulations to WAIS ABRSM Grade 5 Theory candidates for another set of exceptional results in late October...

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The Magic of Disney
December 09, 2018

The Magic of Disney

Whole School, end of term, Disneyland trip to Shanghai was the perfect way to reward the pupils following their hard work, focus and dedication to their studies and commitment...

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U16 Archery Champion
December 07, 2018

U16 Archery Champion

WAISCZ is pleased to share news of another high achieving pupil....

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Swimming Gala Success
December 04, 2018

Swimming Gala Success

Wycombe Abbey swim squad enjoyed a great day out when they entered a gala last weekend....

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The Second Changzhou International Guitar Festival Success
December 01, 2018

The Second Changzhou International Guitar Festival Success

Last week saw the awaited return of the Changzhou International Guitar festival to WAIS – and what a fantastic week we had!...

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Gold Medalists open the Dome
November 29, 2018

Gold Medalists open the Dome

One of the world’s largest sports domes had some world class performers opening the doors for the first time....

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ABRSM Examiner Euros Rhys Evans visits WAIS
November 28, 2018

ABRSM Examiner Euros Rhys Evans visits WAIS

On the 26th and 27th of November Mr Evans examined 33 pupils who prepared to take their ABRSM practical exam....

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World Scholars attend Yale
November 26, 2018

World Scholars attend Yale

Three Wycombe Abbey pupils, C. Guo (Y.13); G. Huster (Y.13) and H. Wen (Y.12) attended the Tournament of Champions of the World Scholar’s Cup at the prestigious Yale University in America last week....

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WAIS Cheered for China Women's National Hockey Team
November 25, 2018

WAIS Cheered for China Women's National Hockey Team

A wave of red flags adorned Changzhou National Hockey Centre at the weekend....

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Highest Mark in China in English as a First Language
November 23, 2018

Highest Mark in China in English as a First Language

Recent news form Pearson Edexcel has buoyed our already fantastic English Department....

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Michaelmas Music Recital
November 22, 2018

Michaelmas Music Recital

Last Thursday 22 November, saw all secondary musicians of WAIS descending to the music department to present their Term 1 Recital....

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Wycombe Abbey takes on the World
November 19, 2018

Wycombe Abbey takes on the World

Wikipedia states that ‘Model United Nations, also known as Model UN or MUN,...

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Hockey World Championship
November 18, 2018

Hockey World Championship

China national ladies hockey team got a bit of extra support when Wycombe Abbey International School went to support them play against GB....

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WAIS Musicians to Perform with RNCM
November 17, 2018

WAIS Musicians to Perform with RNCM

Saturday Evening saw the culmination of a week-long residency of the Royal Northern College of Music Big Band...

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Swimming Competition in Shanghai
November 17, 2018

Swimming Competition in Shanghai

The Secondary swimming team competed on Saturday November 17th at Shanghai High School International Division...

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Headmaster meets the Great Britain Hockey Management team
November 13, 2018

Headmaster meets the Great Britain Hockey Management team

In recent weeks the Great Britain Hockey Teams have used Wycombe Abbey school facilities during the global tournaments based in Changzhou....

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London Art trip
November 11, 2018

London Art trip

The Wycombe Abbey annual London Art trip of 2018 arrived back early on Friday morning tired but full of smiles....

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UK STEM TRIP 2018
November 08, 2018

UK STEM TRIP 2018

Our UK Stem trip began in South Kensington, with a short underground ride to Westminster Abbey....

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Konzerthausorchester Berlin Shanghai Concert
November 06, 2018

Konzerthausorchester Berlin Shanghai Concert

On Wednesday 31st October, thirty-six pupils set off to Shanghai Oriental Art Centre to watch the Konzerthausorchester Berlin - one of Germany’s major Symphony orchestras....

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WAIS pianists PERFORM AT THE BEST OF BRITISH
October 22, 2018

WAIS pianists PERFORM AT THE BEST OF BRITISH

Four pianists from WAIS gave outstanding performances at the "Best of British" Expo at the Shanghai Exhibition centre this weekend....

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Pablo Villegas Concert in Shanghai
October 21, 2018

Pablo Villegas Concert in Shanghai

On Sunday 21st October selected pupils from the guitar class set off to Shanghai for a concert with the Spanish guitar virtuoso Pablo Villegas...

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Sunday Music Trip
October 20, 2018

Sunday Music Trip

On Sunday, WAIS pianists were treated to a trip to the Shanghai Oriental Arts Centre to hear a recital given by Swedish pianist Carl Petersson....

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Beijing International Rugby 7s Success
October 13, 2018

Beijing International Rugby 7s Success

The Senior Rugby 7s squad embarked on a brand-new tournament for Wycombe Abbey International School at the International Rugby 7’s in Beijing....

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Changzhou Giants win again!
October 13, 2018

Changzhou Giants win again!

The Changzhou Giants, with a team sheet consisting predominantly of members of the WAIS staff room, took on the visiting Shanghai Dolphins on Saturday....

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Phuket Scuba Trip Success
October 12, 2018

Phuket Scuba Trip Success

23 pupils and 4 staff members all left school at 2:10pm and traveled by bus to Nanjing International Airport....

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Girls Rugby in Shanghai
October 05, 2018

Girls Rugby in Shanghai

After some tough preseason training and lots of new recruits, the WAIS girls rugby team played their first fixture of the season at Shanghai American School Puxi (SASPX)....

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U12 and U14 Floorball in Shanghai
October 03, 2018

U12 and U14 Floorball in Shanghai

Wycombe Abbey U12 and U14 Floorball teams enjoyed a great day of indoor hockey at Shanghai University of Science and Technology....

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Borealis Iceland Presentation
October 01, 2018

Borealis Iceland Presentation

A trip to a remote corner of Iceland is the type of expedition that only top schools have the ambition and ability to organise and execute....

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Cambridge University WAISCZ Alumnus Returns to Inspire Current Pupils
September 30, 2018

Cambridge University WAISCZ Alumnus Returns to Inspire Current Pupils

Getting pupils to the world’s best universities is a great achievement,...

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Borealis Iceland Expedition Presentation
September 27, 2018

Borealis Iceland Expedition Presentation

The Borealis Expedition Team will give a presentation on 27th September, 7.30pm in the School Theatre....

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Vivaldi in Shanghai
September 25, 2018

Vivaldi in Shanghai

Thirty four pupils attended a special concert in Shanghai Oriental Arts Centre featuring British violinist Daniel Hope and Zurich Chamber Orchestra on Saturday, 15 September....

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WAIS Pupil Performed in the Shanghai Symphony Concert Hall
September 23, 2018

WAIS Pupil Performed in the Shanghai Symphony Concert Hall

The Headmaster was delighted to be able to listen to F. Fei (Yr10 Hawking House) perform in the Shanghai Symphony Concert Hall on Saturday....

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“A Construction of Reality” in Shanghai
September 21, 2018

“A Construction of Reality” in Shanghai

On Sunday 16th September, A Level Artpupils made the trip to Shanghai to see exhibitions at three of the city’sworld-renowned contemporary art galleries;...

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Field Trip in Pudong
September 17, 2018

Field Trip in Pudong

Geography pupils from Y11 and Y12 travelled to Shanghai for a two day investigation into the redevelopment of Pudong....

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WAIS Prefects Announcement
September 11, 2018

WAIS Prefects Announcement

In all UK schools, Prefects are selected by senior staff including the Headmaster, Deputy Headmasters and the Head of Sixth Form....

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Shanghai Isaac Stern International Violin Competition
September 10, 2018

Shanghai Isaac Stern International Violin Competition

Before the new school year commenced, seven enthusiastic WAIS musicians attended the final Shanghai Isaac Stern International Violin Competition on Thursday, 30 August....

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2018 WAIS Activities Fair
September 02, 2018

2018 WAIS Activities Fair

A wide variety of sports and academic options were on offer at this year’s Wycombe Abbey Activities Fair....

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Wycombe Abbey International School Pupil Achieves Top ACT Score
August 31, 2018

Wycombe Abbey International School Pupil Achieves Top ACT Score

Congratulations to G. Huster, who earned the highest possible ACT composite score of 36....

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World Scholar’s Cup Medal Success in Melbourne
August 30, 2018

World Scholar’s Cup Medal Success in Melbourne

The team from Wycombe Abbey International School World Scholar’s Cup teams competed in the Global Round in Melbourne from August 16th to 22nd having qualifying through the Shanghai Regional Round....

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Outstanding IGCSE Results at WAISCZ
August 29, 2018

Outstanding IGCSE Results at WAISCZ

Results from the IGCSE examinations at WAISCZ were again outstanding...

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Preseason Rugby Training Camp
August 28, 2018

Preseason Rugby Training Camp

The training camp was a huge success with all pupils showing a big commitment in giving up their holidays to prepare for the upcoming Rugby season....

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The Wycombe Abbey Sports Dinner
August 25, 2018

The Wycombe Abbey Sports Dinner

The event at the Shangri La Hotel saw our pupils in great spirits as they reflected on the achievements and developments achieved over the year....

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WAISCZ Pupils A-Level Results lead to World-Class Universities
August 17, 2018

WAISCZ Pupils A-Level Results lead to World-Class Universities

Once again pupils in Year 13 performed incredibly well in their A-Levels and accessed some of the very best universities in the UK, USA and Australia....

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ABRSM Theory Exams in June - Another Huge Success for WAIS Musicians!
August 16, 2018

ABRSM Theory Exams in June - Another Huge Success for WAIS Musicians!

After an exceptional set of ABRSM practical exam results in April...

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The Borealis Iceland Expedition Pupils Return
July 16, 2018

The Borealis Iceland Expedition Pupils Return

The Borealis Iceland Expedition pupils returned successfully into School boyant and proud of their recent accomplishments....

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2018 UK Trip
July 01, 2018

2018 UK Trip

Pupils on the UK trip arrived in Manchester and have already visited the Trafford Centre,...

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A successful year in Drama
June 30, 2018

A successful year in Drama

Drama at Wycombe Abbey International School has gone from strength to strength this year....

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Annual Water Fight
June 30, 2018

Annual Water Fight

Sunday mornings are usually a time for quiet reflective prep work and music practice, however, on the last Sunday of term...

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End of Year Activity Week
June 29, 2018

End of Year Activity Week

Pupils at WAISCZ had an exciting, interactive, challenging and demanding final week with us for this academic year....

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Shakespeare’s The Tempest, told through shadow theatre
June 29, 2018

Shakespeare’s The Tempest, told through shadow theatre

Aside from the Beijing Opera (京剧), 皮影戏 - or Shadow Play or Shadow Theatre, is China’s best known theatrical export....

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Medal Success in Malaysia
June 28, 2018

Medal Success in Malaysia

Eight pupils from Year 7 to Year 11 travelled to Malaysia last week to compete for the school in the World Scholar’s Cup Global Round....

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Online Piano Masterclass with Maestro Andrew Wilde
June 26, 2018

Online Piano Masterclass with Maestro Andrew Wilde

Two of WAIS’s top piano pupils, J. Jiang (Yr 10) and A. Qiu (Pre A) benefitted from an inspiring and highly informative online masterclass from the renowned British pianist Andrew Wilde....

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Borealis Iceland Expedition Departs
June 25, 2018

Borealis Iceland Expedition Departs

The Wycombe Abbey International School Borealis Society departed School this morning at 2.00am beginning their month-long adventure to the Vestirdir Peninsulas – North Iceland....

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Young Artists Visited Shanghai Galleries
June 24, 2018

Young Artists Visited Shanghai Galleries

On Sunday 24th June, next year’s year 12 and year 13 Art pupils made the trip to Shanghai to see exhibitions...

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WAIS Art Exhibition 2018
June 23, 2018

WAIS Art Exhibition 2018

On Saturday 23rd June Wycombe Abbey International School, Changzhou held their annual art exhibition, and this year’s incarnation was the biggest and best yet....

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UKMT individual Mathematics Challenge.
June 22, 2018

UKMT individual Mathematics Challenge.

The UKMT Individual Mathematics Challenges are stimulating, intriguing multiple-choice question papers, which are designed to inspire interest in mathematics for large numbers of pupils....

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Changzhou Giants victorious in Shanghai!
June 21, 2018

Changzhou Giants victorious in Shanghai!

The Changzhou Giants rugby club, with players drawn predominantly from the WAIS Common Room and local community, took home silverware from the season ending Shanghai 10s last weekend....

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The humble Bassoon
June 15, 2018

The humble Bassoon

Some people do not know about the humble Bassoon....

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Summer Term  Primary and Secondary Music Recitals
June 11, 2018

Summer Term Primary and Secondary Music Recitals

The Summer Term and final instalment of this years’ Music Recitals were the busiest yet, with a total of 456 performances taking place....

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A BRITISH ROWING TRADITION COMES TO WYCOMBE ABBEY
June 11, 2018

A BRITISH ROWING TRADITION COMES TO WYCOMBE ABBEY

A British rowing tradition came to China in June, when some of our pupils took part in an Eton College style ‘Procession of Boats’....

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The Changzhou U16 Girls Hockey Team
June 08, 2018

The Changzhou U16 Girls Hockey Team

It was wonderful to host the Changzhou U16 Hockey Team presentation evening at WAIS on Friday....

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WAIS Hosted U13 Floorball Tournament
May 31, 2018

WAIS Hosted U13 Floorball Tournament

Wycombe Abbey welcomed fellow floorball players from Shanghai for an U13 tournament....

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Stellar ABRSM results!
May 30, 2018

Stellar ABRSM results!

55 WAIS candidates took their ABRSM Practical Exams in the first week of Term 3....

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Rock School Exam Results - 100% Merit and Distinction Awards!
May 29, 2018

Rock School Exam Results - 100% Merit and Distinction Awards!

On the 22nd of March Wycombe Abbey International School hosted its first set of Rock School drum kit exams and the results are finally in....

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Wimpy Kid Celebrations
May 23, 2018

Wimpy Kid Celebrations

During the month of May, our Secondary Library has been celebrating Jeff Kinney’s bestselling creation – Wimpy Kid....

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The King’s Singers Meet WAIS Musicians Again in Their Golden Anniversary World Tour
May 20, 2018

The King’s Singers Meet WAIS Musicians Again in Their Golden Anniversary World Tour

The King’s Singers are a world-famous a cappella ensemble founded in Cambridge in 1968....

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Special Guitar Performance in Shanghai
May 20, 2018

Special Guitar Performance in Shanghai

Wycombe Abbey’s head of guitar Mr Nils Klöfver visited Shanghai this weekend for a special performance...

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Curious Incident Theatre Visit
May 13, 2018

Curious Incident Theatre Visit

On Saturday years 7, 8 and 9 travelled to Shanghai’s Culture Square to see The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time,...

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Paco Peña in Concert
May 12, 2018

Paco Peña in Concert

On Friday the 12th May 40 WAIS guitarists took off for Shanghai to see the flamenco legend Paco Peña in concert....

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Wycombe Abbey Wins Gold
May 11, 2018

Wycombe Abbey Wins Gold

Wycombe Abbey Swim Squad have returned triumphant from a swim gala with a gold medal....

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Shakespea RE-TOLD by WAIS
May 10, 2018

Shakespea RE-TOLD by WAIS

In 2005 the BBC produced a series of Shakespeare’s plays, adapted and relocated to the present day....

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The King's Singers Online Masterclass
May 10, 2018

The King's Singers Online Masterclass

On Thursday 10th May, WAIS launched its online masterclass series with Mr Tim Wayne-Wright of The King's Singers....

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U15 Floorball in Shanghai
May 08, 2018

U15 Floorball in Shanghai

Floorball continues to grow and develop at Wycombe Abbey with the U15 Girls enjoying a friendly match in Shanghai....

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WAIS advance to  WSC Global Rounds
May 06, 2018

WAIS advance to WSC Global Rounds

After a very successful regional round in Shanghai four teams have been invited to compete in the Global rounds....

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u15a, u13a Rugby in Shanghai
May 04, 2018

u15a, u13a Rugby in Shanghai

On the 4th May, boys from the U13s and U15s rugby teams travelled to Shanghai for their second round of fixtures.....

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Swimming Gala Success
April 25, 2018

Swimming Gala Success

Our 3rd Swimming gala of the year saw our team competing at Shanghai High School...

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Wycombe Abbey Fencers go on the Attack
April 22, 2018

Wycombe Abbey Fencers go on the Attack

Wycombe Abbey Fencers have brought back a host of silverware after entering the Xinbei Fencing Tournament....

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U17s Teams Make Progress
April 22, 2018

U17s Teams Make Progress

The U17 Boys Rugby team travelled to Zhejiang to play Hailiang Middle School on 21st April.l....

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The Changzhou International Guitar Festival Success
April 22, 2018

The Changzhou International Guitar Festival Success

The School hosted the first ever International Guitar Festival of Changzhou this weekend....

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U13 Girls Football Ends with a Penalty Shootout
April 22, 2018

U13 Girls Football Ends with a Penalty Shootout

Perseverance and solid team work paid off as Wycombe Abbey notched up a win at SUIS Pudong....

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Open Water Dive Exam Success
April 22, 2018

Open Water Dive Exam Success

Last week our pupils travelled to the Philippines to complete the Open Water Scuba Exam....

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Wycombe Abbey International host the SYAC Football Tournament
April 21, 2018

Wycombe Abbey International host the SYAC Football Tournament

Seven SYAC schools descended from the Suzhou area to compete in the U19 SYAC Tournament....

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Super Reactions in Science Fair!
April 21, 2018

Super Reactions in Science Fair!

On Saturday 21st April the Sports Hall was taken over by the Year 9 and 10 pupils for their Annual Science Fair....

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World Scholar’s Cup Shanghai
April 18, 2018

World Scholar’s Cup Shanghai

Last weekend, seventeen Wycombe Abbey pupils from Year 7 to Year 12 formed six teams and travelled to Shanghai...

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Inter & Senior Football take on Taihu School
April 18, 2018

Inter & Senior Football take on Taihu School

Wednesday afternoon saw the Wycombe Abbey U19 Boys Football team overcome a spirited Taihu Team....

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WAIS Hosts ABRSM Practical Exams
April 16, 2018

WAIS Hosts ABRSM Practical Exams

Wycombe Abbey International School is proud to host ABRSM practical examinations for the first time between 11-13 April....

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House Water Polo Sunday 15th April
April 15, 2018

House Water Polo Sunday 15th April

The inaugural House Water Polo competitions were always going to be a highly competive event....

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Invitation | The Changzhou International Guitar Festival
April 14, 2018

Invitation | The Changzhou International Guitar Festival

Wycombe Abbey International School is holding the first International Guitar Festival in Changzhou on Sunday 22 April....

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CHANGZHOU GIANTS RUGBY GO INTERNATIONAL!
April 14, 2018

CHANGZHOU GIANTS RUGBY GO INTERNATIONAL!

The Changzhou Giants flew to Hong Kong at the start of April to compete at the Kowloon RugbyFest, an internationally renowned tournament....

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Hosting the Rock School (RSL) Exams
March 23, 2018

Hosting the Rock School (RSL) Exams

Congratulations to our pupils who on Thursday evening took the Rock School Examinations (RSL)....

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U13 Boys & U15 Girls Football Updates (Shanghai)
March 20, 2018

U13 Boys & U15 Girls Football Updates (Shanghai)

The Wycombe Abbey U13 Boys & U15 Girls Football teams travelled to Shanghai to compete in Football this weekend....

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World Indoor Rowing Sprint Championships
March 18, 2018

World Indoor Rowing Sprint Championships

Wycombe Abbey pupils took part in the online FISA World Indoor Rowing Sprint Championships between 7th–11th March....

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Sarah Brennan Visits Wycombe Abbey
March 13, 2018

Sarah Brennan Visits Wycombe Abbey

We had the pleasure of hosting Sarah Brennan, a committed children’s author with over a decade in the industry of writing and publication....

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Term 2 Primary and Secondary Music Recitals
March 09, 2018

Term 2 Primary and Secondary Music Recitals

This week was busier than ever in the Music Department!...

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World Book Day
March 01, 2018

World Book Day

World Book Day, on Thursday 1st March, heralded two weeks celebrating books and reading in the Secondary Library....

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Sixth Form Lecture Series - The Long Walk
February 09, 2018

Sixth Form Lecture Series - The Long Walk

The Sixth Form Lecture series greeted Mr Morgan Blundell, who spoke eloquently to pupils about his experience of growing up in South Africa....

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The New Zealand Youth Choir Director visits Wycombe Abbey International School
January 29, 2018

The New Zealand Youth Choir Director visits Wycombe Abbey International School

Mr David Squire, Director of New Zealand Youth Choir, visited WAIS on Monday, 29 January....

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“We build too many walls and not enough Bridges” Sir Isaac Newton
January 27, 2018

“We build too many walls and not enough Bridges” Sir Isaac Newton

On Saturday 27th January pupils were set a “real world” challenge by The Science Department....

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Sixth Form Lecture Series
January 25, 2018

Sixth Form Lecture Series

Last week, Year 12, Year 11 and Pre-A had the opportunity to listen to a WAISCZ Alumnus, C.Liu, and our resident TOEFL-SAT-ACT Teacher Mr Andrew Barnes...

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House Swimming 
January 21, 2018

House Swimming 

On 21st January, the school held their annual boys house swimming competition....

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House Swimming
January 15, 2018

House Swimming

Sunday 15th January saw the first House swimming competition for Austen, Cavell and Dove of 2018....

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Senior Basketball Tournament (Suzhou)
January 13, 2018

Senior Basketball Tournament (Suzhou)

On the 13th of January, the senior basketball team departed WAIS before the sun rose, to play in the SYAC basketball tournament in Suzhou....

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Michaelmas term ends on a high
December 15, 2017

Michaelmas term ends on a high

House Unison is a key event for all leading independent schools in the United Kingdom and WAIS is no exception....

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University of Arts London Interview Success
December 11, 2017

University of Arts London Interview Success

As part of our successful efforts to place pupils in top universities around the world WAISCZ hosted Kate Scully an international admissions officer at the University of Arts London on Friday...

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The Steinway National Final
December 10, 2017

The Steinway National Final

S. Z (Pre A) is one of the 17 finalists in the Professional division shortlisted for the National Final of Steinway Piano Competition hosted by Central Conservatory of Music in Beijing....

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Geography Fieldtrip
December 05, 2017

Geography Fieldtrip

On Tuesday 5th December, Pre-A and Year 11 IGCSE Geography pupils were given the opportunity to complete exam fieldwork in and around different parts of Changzhou....

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“Don't waste your love on somebody, who doesn't value it.” William Shakespeare, Romeo & Juliet
December 02, 2017

“Don't waste your love on somebody, who doesn't value it.” William Shakespeare, Romeo & Juliet

On Saturday 2nd December our iGCSE Literature and iGCSE Drama pupils departed to Shanghai for the second time in as many weekends to watch a performance of live theatre...

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Giants make National Finals
December 02, 2017

Giants make National Finals

The Changzhou Giants Rugby Club, a team consisting of players from the WAIS Staff Common Room...

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2017/18 Michaelmas Term Recital
December 02, 2017

2017/18 Michaelmas Term Recital

As an essential part of WAIS instrumental/vocal programme...

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Borealis Iceland Expedition 2018
December 01, 2017

Borealis Iceland Expedition 2018

On Friday 1st December the latest Outdoor Educational Trip to Iceland was launched.  ...

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National Floorball Selection 
December 01, 2017

National Floorball Selection 

Year 11 pupil B.Han was invited to attended the National U19 Ladies Floorball Trial in Shanghai. ...

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The String Quartet Opens the Christmas Celebrations in Wujin
November 30, 2017

The String Quartet Opens the Christmas Celebrations in Wujin

Wycombe Abbey International School String Quartet was invited to celebrate Christmas with the Shangri-La, Wujin on Thursday 30th November....

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Sixth Formers Volunteering in Primary
November 28, 2017

Sixth Formers Volunteering in Primary

Serving your community is a part of the ethos of a good school and university....

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World Scholars attend Yale
November 26, 2017

World Scholars attend Yale

Five members of the Wycombe Abbey International School ’s World Scholar’s Cup Team earned a place in the Tournament of Champions...

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West Side Story
November 25, 2017

West Side Story

Experiencing wonderful works of theatre and performance is an essential part of preparing pupils for life beyond School. ...

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The Royal Hong Kong Yacht Club Partnership
November 21, 2017

The Royal Hong Kong Yacht Club Partnership

Our Head of Rowing, Mr K. Brown recently visited Hong Kong to meet with The Royal Hong Kong Yacht Club...

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Secondary Enjoy Show by White Horse Theatre
November 18, 2017

Secondary Enjoy Show by White Horse Theatre

On Saturday the theatre company “White Horse” came to perform to the pupils....

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Sports Round Up
November 01, 2017

Sports Round Up

A magnificent day was had by all, as the school hosted the Changzhou Giants “Rugby Festival” 2017....

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Concordia University Visited WAIS
October 29, 2017

Concordia University Visited WAIS

As well as top universities in Britain and the USA, WAIS also encourages pupils to look across the world....

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Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
October 28, 2017

Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra

Without a shadow of doubt the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra (VPO) is one of the most famous musical ensembles in the world....

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Headmaster Update
October 27, 2017

Headmaster Update

In recent days we have received some wonderful news about 4 of our senior pupils....

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Manchester University Visit
October 26, 2017

Manchester University Visit

As part of the Sixth Form's programme of visits from top universities WAISCZ welcomed Dr BoYao of the University of Manchester's department of Psychology....

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ABRSM Senior Examiner Visits WAIS - Again!
October 26, 2017

ABRSM Senior Examiner Visits WAIS - Again!

Last October, ABRSM Senior Examiner Mr Peter Noke visited WAIS for the first time and launched our keyboard programme with several workshops and a piano duo recital....

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Loughborough University Visited WAIS
October 20, 2017

Loughborough University Visited WAIS

Loughborough University representative Robin Reeves visited Wycombe Abbey International School on Friday....

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Sports Round Up
October 14, 2017

Sports Round Up

Tennis Academy attend Shanghai Open ...

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Growing Interest in Drama
October 14, 2017

Growing Interest in Drama

Last week pupils attended an English Enrichment which focused on Drama. ...

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Destination Beijing
October 09, 2017

Destination Beijing

Over 6000 pianists participated in the Steinway Piano Competition in Jiangsu province over the summer and three WAIS musicians were shortlisted to compete in the Professional Division in Nanjing on Sunday, 1 October....

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Prefects Elect
October 01, 2017

Prefects Elect

Congratulations to our new Heads of School, A Shen & L Liu and to the new team of Senior School Prefects....

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Söllscher Concert
September 25, 2017

Söllscher Concert

On Sunday the 24th of September pupils who study guitar at WAIS departed for their first concert trip to Shanghai....

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Changzhou Giants RFC Success in Suzhou
September 24, 2017

Changzhou Giants RFC Success in Suzhou

Changzhou Giants RFC a rugby team made up predominantly of the common room at WAIS, started the new season with fixtures against Suzhou Late Knights and Suzhou Japanese White Tigers....

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House Competition Begins
September 23, 2017

House Competition Begins

The House Competitions have started and it is Newton (Boys) & Dove (Girls) who have started this year with winning ways....

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Jiangsu Golf Tournament
September 23, 2017

Jiangsu Golf Tournament

The WAIS Golf Academy got off to a good start to the season with a clean sweep of wins....

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Junior Outdoor Education Expedition Lin’An
September 22, 2017

Junior Outdoor Education Expedition Lin’An

Good Luck to our Juniors who departed to Lin’an, as part of the Wycombe Abbey International School Outdoor Education Program....

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Academic Enrichment Goes Traditional
September 19, 2017

Academic Enrichment Goes Traditional

Pupils enjoyed a workshop about Traditional Lantern making on September 19th as part of the Academic Enrichment Program....

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Gold, Silver & Bronze at the Changzhou Regional Junior Fencing Competition.
September 17, 2017

Gold, Silver & Bronze at the Changzhou Regional Junior Fencing Competition.

Congratulations to all our Fencing pupils representing WAIS during Sunday’s Regional Fencing Competition....

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WAIS Musicians Enjoyed Verdi’s Aida
September 16, 2017

WAIS Musicians Enjoyed Verdi’s Aida

On Saturday, 16th September, 36 pupils from WAIS Select Choir attended a performance of Verdi’s “Aida” at Shanghai Grand Theatre....

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Michaelmas Term Rugby Season Kicks off in Shanghai.
September 16, 2017

Michaelmas Term Rugby Season Kicks off in Shanghai.

The 2017 Michaelmas Term Rugby fixtures kicked off this Saturday in Shanghai with the U16a Girls and U17a Boys playing against the American School....

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Steinway Piano Competition Success
September 10, 2017

Steinway Piano Competition Success

This year there were over forty entrants, which were split into three sections by ability level....

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Yundi Li Tour de Force
September 05, 2017

Yundi Li Tour de Force

It was in eager anticipation that our pupils left school on Tuesday afternoon to attend one of the most impressive musical events to be held at the Shanghai Oriental Arts Centre this year - Yundi Li....

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What lies ahead
September 01, 2017

What lies ahead

As usual, the term ahead is exciting and dynamic with a wide range of activities on offer....

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University Challenge
August 25, 2017

University Challenge

Being part of the Wycombe Abbey IS Sixth form means that you are provided with the best opportunities in every area of School life, this includes University guidance, visits and support through the UCAS & Common Application processes....

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England 2017 - Summer Term Mountaineering Expedition
August 24, 2017

England 2017 - Summer Term Mountaineering Expedition

At the end of the summer term 24 pupils travelled to England to join their British counterparts in completing the Duke of Edinburgh International Award in the Yorkshire Dales National Park....

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China Rugby Football Association Tournament Success
August 22, 2017

China Rugby Football Association Tournament Success

Congratulations to the China Rugby Football Association and our Second Master, Mr Griffiths who returned for the start of the Michaelmas term having won the China National U18 Sevens Tournament with Shangdong....

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University Bound - Outstanding Examination Results at WAISCZ
July 20, 2017

University Bound - Outstanding Examination Results at WAISCZ

Pupils at WAISCZ picked up 148 A*s and As in their A-Level and IGCSE examinations....

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Jiangsu Regional U16 Hockey Invitation
July 18, 2017

Jiangsu Regional U16 Hockey Invitation

As a result of strengthening links between Wycombe Abbey International School and China Hockey...

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Wycombe Abbey Achieve Internationally Recognised ‘Council of British International School’ Accreditation
July 15, 2017

Wycombe Abbey Achieve Internationally Recognised ‘Council of British International School’ Accreditation

Wycombe Abbey International School are pleased to announce that they have successfully been awarded membership and accreditation to the esteemed ‘Council of British International Schools’....

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Staff Band Rocks Friday Night!
July 01, 2017

Staff Band Rocks Friday Night!

The Why Combs? is the WAIS Staff Band who made a surprise performance on Friday night for the boarders....

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Intermediate Girls Hockey – Awards Dinner
June 28, 2017

Intermediate Girls Hockey – Awards Dinner

The Intermediate Girls Hockey team ended their season in style with an Awards Dinner at the Marriot Hotel in Xinbei....

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IntermediateGirls Hockey – End of Season Review  
June 25, 2017

IntermediateGirls Hockey – End of Season Review  

Girls Hockey has gone from strength to strength this year under the direction of Mr Dearden....

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Prize Day 24th June
June 24, 2017

Prize Day 24th June

The annual Academic Award and Prizes Assembly took place on Saturday morning, with pupils from across the schoolawarded prizes for academic achievement and effort in individual subjects....

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ABRSM Practical Exams Report
June 05, 2017

ABRSM Practical Exams Report

In early April, 17 WAIS pupils sat their very first ABRSM practical exams in Shanghai....

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2016/17 Sailing Report
June 05, 2017

2016/17 Sailing Report

As the summer sailing season for Wycombe Abbey pupils comes to an end we look back at the unique opportunity they had to sail on the large Lake called Wujin Xitai....

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High Praise for the End of Year Art Exhibition
June 03, 2017

High Praise for the End of Year Art Exhibition

On the 3rd June, Lakeside opened its doors to the general public, current pupils and parents....

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End of Summer Term Music Recital
June 02, 2017

End of Summer Term Music Recital

200 WAIS pupils participated in Term 3 Music Recital on Friday, 2 June....

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Secondary Sports Day
June 02, 2017

Secondary Sports Day

We enjoyed a really fantastic Sports Day at WAIS on Friday 2nd of June....

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Director of Sport End of Season Rugby Report
May 27, 2017

Director of Sport End of Season Rugby Report

Finals Day on Saturday 27th May in Shanghai marked the end of the 2016/17 Rugby Season....

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Invitation - WAIS Annual Art Exhibition
May 26, 2017

Invitation - WAIS Annual Art Exhibition

We cordially invite you and your family and friends to attend our End of Year Art Exhibition....

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An Evening with The Philadelphia Orchestra
May 26, 2017

An Evening with The Philadelphia Orchestra

Established in 1900, The Philadelphia Orchestra is one of the most prominent orchestras in the world and is regarded as a member of the “BIG FIVE” orchestras in the USA....

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2016/17 Horse Riding Report
May 21, 2017

2016/17 Horse Riding Report

Pupils from Primary and Secondary have been going to Jinghuyi Horse-riding Equestrian centre to learn horsemanship skills this academic year....

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Going Green
May 20, 2017

Going Green

On May 20th 2017, WAIS Science Department organized a trip for pupils from Years 7 to Year 10. It was a fantastic trip in the Green Building Industry Agglomeration Demonstration Area in Changzhou....

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Wycombe Abbey International has entered into a special partnership with Steinway!
May 19, 2017

Wycombe Abbey International has entered into a special partnership with Steinway!

Steinway has a reputation for building the very finest concert grand pianos  and  they are used in all the great concert venues of the world....

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Photography Academic Enrichment – Camera Obscura
May 18, 2017

Photography Academic Enrichment – Camera Obscura

This week the Intermediate Photography Club made their own hand held camera obscuras....

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Wycombe Abbey meet The King’s Singers!
May 14, 2017

Wycombe Abbey meet The King’s Singers!

The King’s Singers are one of the finest acapella choirs in the world....

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Saturday Academic Morning - On A Desert Island
May 06, 2017

Saturday Academic Morning - On A Desert Island

On Saturday 6th May Humanities worked with years 7 to 10 to simulate being stranded on a desert island. ...

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Wicked Spell Casting Art Lessons
May 05, 2017

Wicked Spell Casting Art Lessons

In preparation for the trip to ‘Wicked’ the musical, the art classes made spells that would turn both Glinda and Elphaba green with envy....

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WAUK Miss Harris Spends Time with WAIS Rowing Squads
April 28, 2017

WAUK Miss Harris Spends Time with WAIS Rowing Squads

At the beginning of the Summer Term, we were pleased to welcome Miss Harris who as part of the Wycombe Abbey UK team, took time out of her schedule to spend time with our Rowing squads....

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Maestro Ludovico Einaudi inspires WAIS Musicians
April 25, 2017

Maestro Ludovico Einaudi inspires WAIS Musicians

Maestro Ludovico Einaudi is a well-known Italian pianist and composer....

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Chinese National Hockey Tournament
April 23, 2017

Chinese National Hockey Tournament

On Sunday Wycombe Abbey International School were honoured guests of the Chinese National Hockey Association at their End of Season Championship Tournament. ...

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A Wicked Trip
April 22, 2017

A Wicked Trip

On Saturday 300 senior pupils watched Wicked!...

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Tournament Updates
April 22, 2017

Tournament Updates

Congratulations to the U18 & U13 Rugby Squads who competed this weekend in Shanghai. ...

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Easter Egg Hunt
April 21, 2017

Easter Egg Hunt

This week the kindergarten pupils have been learning about Easter....

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If at First You Do Not Succeed Try Try Again
April 15, 2017

If at First You Do Not Succeed Try Try Again

On a warm sunny Saturday morning on the 15th April the WAIS Junior rugby team travelled to Shanghai where we would compete in our first rugby tournament....

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Delighted to welcome Wycombe Abbey UK to China!
April 13, 2017

Delighted to welcome Wycombe Abbey UK to China!

We are delighted to welcome Wycombe Abbey UK teaching staff to Chang zhou for the start of the Summer Term....

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Winter Rowing Updates
March 22, 2017

Winter Rowing Updates

The winter program has focused on fitness, technique and discipline!...

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Nils Klöfver Shares Guitar Art at WAIS
March 21, 2017

Nils Klöfver Shares Guitar Art at WAIS

Our Musician in Residence in Term 2, Mr NilsKlöfver, is a prize-winning Swedish guitarist based in London....

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Tech-tastic!
March 17, 2017

Tech-tastic!

The First Tech Challenge Report for WAIS...

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Maths Challenge - Asia
March 17, 2017

Maths Challenge - Asia

On the 17th March our pupils departed to Suzhou to participate in the Secondary SchoolsMaths Challenge competition....

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Lent Term Music Recital 2016/17
March 17, 2017

Lent Term Music Recital 2016/17

Here at Wycombe Abbey we structure our holistic music education according to what the best music conservatories in the U.K would offer....

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Saturday 11th March Annual “Science Fair”
March 11, 2017

Saturday 11th March Annual “Science Fair”

Pupils from Years 7 – 10 had spenttime during the previous month investigating Scientific phenomena...

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WAIS Fieldwork
March 06, 2017

WAIS Fieldwork

Geography Fieldwork is not just an important part studying geography, it offers a wonderful way of seeing theworld,...

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Double Olympian Delivers 'Inspiration'
March 02, 2017

Double Olympian Delivers 'Inspiration'

The Olympic spirit was on full display as Alex Hua Tian visited Wycombe Abbey International School, Changzhou to speak with pupils. His talk led onto a demanding question and answer session with the pupils....

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Fashion Photography
February 28, 2017

Fashion Photography

The Photography Class were fortunate to have the chance to work with some original fashion designs recently when Ms Lucas, who is a fashion designer, visited and ran workshops for the pupils....

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Passion and Pride!
February 25, 2017

Passion and Pride!

The Boys WAIS U13 and U15 Football teams, along with the Girls U15 Volleyball team attended the SSSA Tournaments in Shanghai this weekend....

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Olympic Visitor
February 20, 2017

Olympic Visitor

Wycombe Abbey International School Welcomes Olympian Alex Hua Tian to the school on March 2nd 2017....

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Inaugural Wycombe Abbey Masquerade Ball sponsored by Maserati 2017
February 18, 2017

Inaugural Wycombe Abbey Masquerade Ball sponsored by Maserati 2017

On Saturday 18th February much fun was had by the U6th Prefects and members of the local Changzhou community at the first Masquerade Ball held at the Sheraton Hotel, Xinbei....

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Rotary Club Lecture Series
February 18, 2017

Rotary Club Lecture Series

On Saturday 11th February the Science Department & Rotary Club, organised an informative and thought provoking series of Science lectures from leading Jiangsu businessmen...

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Art Mock Exam
February 16, 2017

Art Mock Exam

Last Thursday and Friday some PreA pupils took their Mock Exam in Art....

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World Scholar’s Cup Camp and Regional Round, Suzhou
February 12, 2017

World Scholar’s Cup Camp and Regional Round, Suzhou

30 scholars from WAIS set off bright and early on a crisp, cold February morning for neighbouring Suzhou, to spend 2 days learning with World Scholar’s Cup champion of 2015, followed by the Suzhou regional round, with high hopes to qualify for this year’s Global Round....

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6th Form Art visit the Zoo
February 11, 2017

6th Form Art visit the Zoo

Saturday was a fun and productive day for our Year 12 pupils who, in preparation for their A Level’s Externally Set Assignment, had the opportunity to visit Changzhou’s Zoo....

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A Week of Fashion
February 08, 2017

A Week of Fashion

This week we welcomed to our school fashion designer Teresa Lucas from the Lisbon School of Fashion....

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An Appointment with the Mayor
January 18, 2017

An Appointment with the Mayor

If ever there was an occasion to get everyone into the spirit of Chinese New Year, this was it....

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A Year of Service
January 15, 2017

A Year of Service

Following the first Rotary Club Lecture on taking a 'Gap Year' delivered in September....

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The First Headmasters Assembly of the Lent Term
January 14, 2017

The First Headmasters Assembly of the Lent Term

Music starts each and every Headmaster Saturday Assembly....

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Unison Winners Enjoy Rogue One
January 13, 2017

Unison Winners Enjoy Rogue One

Blake House celebrated winning the Boys House Unison with a visit to the movies to watch Star Wars - Rogue One....

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Year 11 IGCSE Mock Exam
January 13, 2017

Year 11 IGCSE Mock Exam

Our year 11 Art pupils completed today their IGCSE mock exam....

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Science Academic Enrichment
January 07, 2017

Science Academic Enrichment

The first Saturday Academic Enrichment activity of the Lent Term saw the Science Department put on a show in the Lecture Theatre for pupils....

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Sell-out House Unison Concert leaves audience captivated
December 13, 2016

Sell-out House Unison Concert leaves audience captivated

Tuesday December 13th and the second House Unison competition...

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Prefect Christmas Party 2016/17
December 11, 2016

Prefect Christmas Party 2016/17

The Christmas Party was planned and run by the U6th prefects....

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Congratulations to the 'Giants'
December 11, 2016

Congratulations to the 'Giants'

The school takes responsibility and pride in contributing and supporting the local community in a wide range of events....

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Dragons Den Competition Winners 2016/17
December 08, 2016

Dragons Den Competition Winners 2016/17

The school hosted the first-ever Dragons’ Den competition at Wycombe Abbey International School...

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House Swimming Gala
December 08, 2016

House Swimming Gala

The Wycombe Abbey International School inaugural House Swimming Competition...

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Loughborough University Visit
December 07, 2016

Loughborough University Visit

Wycombe Abbey International School welcomed Mr S. Foster, the International Deputy Director from Loughborough University...

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An Invitation to the Annual House Unison Competition 2016
December 07, 2016

An Invitation to the Annual House Unison Competition 2016

The Headmaster invites you to the Annual Wycombe Abbey International School House Unison’s...

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Duke of Edinburgh Bronze Certificates Awarded
December 06, 2016

Duke of Edinburgh Bronze Certificates Awarded

Having planned their practice expedition, the Silver Duke of Edinburgh pupils took time out of their schedule...

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Every Individual Matters – Wherever Their Talents, Interests and Ambitions Lie
December 05, 2016

Every Individual Matters – Wherever Their Talents, Interests and Ambitions Lie

At Wycombe Abbey International School, every individual matters – wherever their talents, interests and ambitions lie....

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Medals galore at the Regional Fencing Championship.
December 04, 2016

Medals galore at the Regional Fencing Championship.

Many congratulations to all the competitors who took part in Sunday’s Fencing Championships....

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Debate Team head to Hong Kong
December 04, 2016

Debate Team head to Hong Kong

On the 3rd and 4th December, six pupils from the school debate team travelled to Hong Kong...

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Michaelmas Term Instrumental Recital 2016/17
December 04, 2016

Michaelmas Term Instrumental Recital 2016/17

Over 40% of pupils at Wycombe Abbey International School take instrumental lessons....

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Michaelmas Term - House Outings
December 03, 2016

Michaelmas Term - House Outings

As we approach the end of the Michaelmas Term the Houses; Austen, Blake, Cavell, Newton & Turner took time out of their busy schedules to enjoy their house outings....

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Rotary Club 6th Form Lecture Series - Ian Mote
December 03, 2016

Rotary Club 6th Form Lecture Series - Ian Mote

Wycombe Abbey International School were both delighted and priviledged to host Ian Mote as their rotary keynote speaker in November....

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University of Arts London (UAL) visits Wycombe Abbey International School
December 02, 2016

University of Arts London (UAL) visits Wycombe Abbey International School

On Friday 2nd December, Wycombe Abbey International School welcomed the International coordinator from the University of Arts...

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The Taming of the Shrew
December 01, 2016

The Taming of the Shrew

As a reward for their hard work and interest in wider study, selected pupils went to Suzhou to watch William Shakespeare’s ‘The Taming of the Shrew’....

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ANA MASR International Dance Competition Success
November 26, 2016

ANA MASR International Dance Competition Success

Congratulations to Tara Gao (Austen), who represented WAIS at the regional ANA MASR International Dance Competition...

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Special Partnership with Shaolin Temple
November 21, 2016

Special Partnership with Shaolin Temple

Kung-Fu masters from the Shaolin Temple are now regular visitors....

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White Horse Theatre workshops
November 19, 2016

White Horse Theatre workshops

We were delighted that a touring theatre company took time out of their performance schedule, to come to Wycombe Abbey International School....

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Wycombe Abbey International School Opening Ceremony
November 19, 2016

Wycombe Abbey International School Opening Ceremony

On Saturday 19th November 2016 the Headmaster of Wycombe Abbey International School Mr Paul Wallace-Woodroffe, staff and pupils welcomed guests to the School’s opening ceremony....

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The Art Department Annual London Trip 2016/17
November 09, 2016

The Art Department Annual London Trip 2016/17

Details of the annual Arts Tour are emailed to parents at the end of each Summer Term....

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Wycombe Abbey International School pupil to play at top golf open
November 08, 2016

Wycombe Abbey International School pupil to play at top golf open

Luke Pan, 16, has been chosen to represent China in the HSBC National Final Championships...

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Rotary Club Talk
November 05, 2016

Rotary Club Talk

This week’s Rotary presentation began with the Head of Humanities Mr Cowen...

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Halloween Books Created
October 31, 2016

Halloween Books Created

In preparation for Halloween, the Intensive English students wrote scary stories...

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New Zealand's Hamilton Boys School visit
October 25, 2016

New Zealand's Hamilton Boys School visit

On Tuesday 25th October Wycombe Abbey International School hosted Hamilton Boys School from New Zealand....

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Successful Tianmushan Expedition
October 24, 2016

Successful Tianmushan Expedition

The Tianmushan Expedition on Oct 24th signified the start of the Duke of Edinburgh Award (DofE) program for the 2016/17 Academic year....

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World Class Piano Duo Recital
October 20, 2016

World Class Piano Duo Recital

It is unusual to feature two pianists on stage simultaneously in concert. Mr Peter Noke and Dr Julian Hellaby gave a tour de force of what their virtuosic collaboration can deliver in front of a capacity audience at Changzhou Grand Theatre....

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Piano Masterclass
October 18, 2016

Piano Masterclass

What a unique opportunity it is to host two ABRSM examiners as our artists...

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Dragons Den Competition Announced for December 2015
October 17, 2016

Dragons Den Competition Announced for December 2015

This term the Business department have been preparing Business Studies Pupils for the first Dragons Den competition....

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Success At Last - The Senior School Photograph is Taken
October 17, 2016

Success At Last - The Senior School Photograph is Taken

Attempts at getting the senior school together for a whole school photograph...

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Photography Academic Enrichment
September 27, 2016

Photography Academic Enrichment

This term saw the start of the Photograph Club being offered as part of the School’s Academic Enrichment program....

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The Bill McLaren Foundation Rugby Tournament
September 25, 2016

The Bill McLaren Foundation Rugby Tournament

The inaugural Wycombe Abbey International School U15 Rugby Tournament was held in partnership with the Bill McLaren Foundation...

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A Fantastic Learning Experience - The Merchant of Venice
September 24, 2016

A Fantastic Learning Experience - The Merchant of Venice

Top tier pupils from years 7 to Year 13 went to Shanghai to watch ‘The Merchant of Venice’ at the Oriental Arts Theatre....

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AMAZING DNA
September 24, 2016

AMAZING DNA

Pupils spent the morning learning about Deoxyribonucleic Acid (DNA)....

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Obido Book Fair
September 23, 2016

Obido Book Fair

Obido Book fair (22-23 September) held at Wycombe Abbey International School on 22-23 September was a huge success....

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Girls Extravaganza Day Out for Houses Austen and Cavell
September 18, 2016

Girls Extravaganza Day Out for Houses Austen and Cavell

On Sunday 11th September Houses Austen and Cavell joined forces for a 'Girls Extravaganza' day out....

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Newton House' First trip of the year
September 18, 2016

Newton House' First trip of the year

On the afternoon of Sunday 11th September Newton House went on its first trip of the year....

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Turner Outing - Lazer and BBQ
September 18, 2016

Turner Outing - Lazer and BBQ

The Men of Turner showed great resilience and fortitude as they cunningly sought to outwit each other at lazor quest....

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“Thinking of a Gap Year” Rotary Club Presentation
September 08, 2016

“Thinking of a Gap Year” Rotary Club Presentation

The 2016/17 Rotary Club presentations began with the Deputy Headmaster (Pastoral) Mr Griffiths – discussing the title of “Thinking of a Gap Year” and how as part of our journey through school and into university this can be linked to the UCAS application process....

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National Team Success
September 03, 2016

National Team Success

On Saturday 3rd September the Headmaster spoke at assembly about the importance placed on whole school sport...

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Wonderful start to the term
September 01, 2016

Wonderful start to the term

The new term began with us welcoming 600 parents and over 300 new pupils into the School, with most being boarders....

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University Entrance Success at Wycombe Abbey International School
August 25, 2016

University Entrance Success at Wycombe Abbey International School

Congratulations to Charlotte Zhuang on her acceptance to Cambridge University....

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OUTSTANDING A LEVEL RESULTS
August 18, 2016

OUTSTANDING A LEVEL RESULTS

Wycombe Abbey International School is celebrating an impressive set of A-level results with 76% A* A...

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Rowing Success!
July 25, 2016

Rowing Success!

The Nanjing Regatta is the first competition of the season and the first competition for the school as a whole....

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Wycombe Abbey International School welcomes Dr Beccy Dawber
July 18, 2016

Wycombe Abbey International School welcomes Dr Beccy Dawber

Dr Beccy Dawber is a member of the Science Department at Wycombe Abbey UK....

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Dr Nelson WU visits the School
July 17, 2016

Dr Nelson WU visits the School

Dr Nelson Wu who visited the School with his wife, Betty, will join the Staff as Director of Music in September 2016....

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David Griffiths, Deputy Headmaster (Pastoral) assists with China rugby
July 16, 2016

David Griffiths, Deputy Headmaster (Pastoral) assists with China rugby

David Griffiths (centre) and Robinson (right) supported China rugby in the coaching and development of its national junior squads....

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The Annual School art show was a great success
July 15, 2016

The Annual School art show was a great success

A wide variety of pupils’ work was on display including many of the IGCSE, AS and A2 pieces....

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Medal Success in Bangkok!
July 03, 2016

Medal Success in Bangkok!

Our Award-winning scholars enjoyed a thoroughly enjoyable and academically stimulating trip to the World Scholar’s Cup Global Round in Bangkok in June......

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School Indoor Rowing Competition At WAIS
June 28, 2016

School Indoor Rowing Competition At WAIS

Having competed at the Shanghai Indoor Rowing Championships, Wycombe Abbey International School...

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Rugby Season ends with Awards Dinner
June 27, 2016

Rugby Season ends with Awards Dinner

The end of season awards dinner provided a perfect opportunity to reflect on the achievements of the pupils....

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Shanghai field trip for IGCSE Pupils
May 31, 2016

Shanghai field trip for IGCSE Pupils

Tuesday the 31st May saw the iGCSE Geographers actively participated in collecting data ‘out in the field’ – the field being Shanghai City Centre!...

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Lin’an Geography Trip
May 26, 2016

Lin’an Geography Trip

In preparation for IGCSE Geography pupils visited the area of Lin’an....

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Wycombe Abbey International School’s Got Talent!
April 01, 2016

Wycombe Abbey International School’s Got Talent!

On Friday the 1st April, secondary school pupils presented our First Annual Talent Show to over 300 parents...

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WAIS in Shanghai Indoor Rowing Championships
March 27, 2016

WAIS in Shanghai Indoor Rowing Championships

Top 18 Pupils Compete at the Shanghai Indoor Rowing Championships 2016...

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Outdoor Education Trip to Lin’an
November 22, 2015

Outdoor Education Trip to Lin’an

The Year 7s and Year 8s headed to Lin’an for the first trip of this year’s Outdoor Education Program....

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Golf Academy launched in style
September 15, 2015

Golf Academy launched in style

In August 2015 our school launched the schools Golf Academy at Kingswan Golf Club....

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Duke of Edinburgh Award
September 11, 2015

Duke of Edinburgh Award

The aim of the Duke of Edinburgh Award (DofE) is to inspire, guide and support young people in their self-development and recognise their achievements....

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Sailing Club - RYA Level One & Two
September 08, 2015

Sailing Club - RYA Level One & Two

The Sailing Academy of our school hit the waters in Shanghai this weekend....

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Activity Fair creates Interest.
September 01, 2015

Activity Fair creates Interest.

Following the Headmasters start of term welcome address to parents on Tuesday 1st September the school held a traditional British school ‘Activity Fair.’...

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Wycombe Abbey International School is a ‘Venue of Excellence’ - The National Piano Festival
August 15, 2015

Wycombe Abbey International School is a ‘Venue of Excellence’ - The National Piano Festival

The National Piano Festival held in School on Saturday 15th August...

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Senior Leadership Team Presentations
August 15, 2015

Senior Leadership Team Presentations

August 2015 began with the Headmaster interviewed on Regional & National Television channels discussing the School,...

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Excellent A-Level Results in School
August 14, 2015

Excellent A-Level Results in School

The A-Level results are out, and they are impressive....

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DOfE Trip to Yaolin
April 29, 2015

DOfE Trip to Yaolin

The whole school went out to Yaolin in the beautiful Tonglu county of Zhejiang province for a Duke of Edinburgh International Award Practice expedition....

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Congratulations Claire Liu (L6th Cavell) Accepted onto the Columbia University’s Summer Program
March 04, 2015

Congratulations Claire Liu (L6th Cavell) Accepted onto the Columbia University’s Summer Program

Mr Pattison (Head of 6th Form) took great pleasure in announcing Claire Liu successful application onto the Columbia University Summer program at the Headmaster Assembly....

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Maths Challenge Success 2015
March 03, 2015

Maths Challenge Success 2015

Our Maths department is once again celebrating the success of our pupils in the Intermediate Mathematics Challenge (IMC)....

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