Research Category: Students & Parents

Living out our values as an anti-racist school

What is racism? “Conduct, or words, or practices which disadvantage people because of their colour, culture or ethnic origin.” MacPherson Report, 1999 In order to educate our students fully, we must consider the sorts of society that we wish to build, and which we wish for our young people to inhabit. To create equality and to [...]

Pastoral Care

Overview Every teacher at Waddesdon is devoted to the personal, social development, education and care of all pupils across the school. We are responsible for their welfare and progress and we put pastoral care first because we want to deliver a safe and supportive environment for our pupils. Pastoral care is at the core of [...]

Extra-Curricular Activities

Details of sports clubs and fixtures can be found on the Sporting Success page.  Alternatively, use the function below to search for specific activities.  2021 August 12345678910111213141516171819202122232425262728293031 No event 3:15 am - 4:30 pm Year 8 Athletics Sports Field 3:10 pm - 4:30 pm Art Zone Art 3:15 am - 4:30 pm Year 7 Athletics Sports [...]

Term Dates

2020-2021 Autumn Term 2020 First Day of Term Thursday 3 September Half Term 26 October - 30 October Last Day of Term Friday 18 December Holiday Christmas Holidays   Spring Term 2021 First Day of Term Tuesday 5 January Half Term 15 February - 19 February Last Day of Term Thursday 1 April Holiday Easter [...]

Emergency Closure

From time to time we may have to close the school due to severe weather, for example when snow disrupts the normal operation of school transport or prevents staff from getting to work.  When we have to close the school before the start of the school day because of severe weather overnight, we will post [...]

Restaurant Information

Restaurant Staff Restaurant & Kitchen Manager/Head Chef: Anthony Lamb Catering Supervisor: Helen Weston Catering Assistants: Christine Hiscock and Aouatif Mernissi Overview The School's in-house catering brigade serve a range of Breakfast, Lunch, Street Food and Snack options to students and staff. The Restaurant is open for breakfast from 7:45 a.m. until registration, serving daily variety of [...]


We place great emphasis on the appearance of our students, and uniform is an integral part of the custom and character of the school. Our expectation is that students not only wear school uniform but look smart when they are doing so.  Blazers should be worn at all times around the school site.  Students have [...]

Finance & Fundraising

Parent Pay Free School Meals Pupil Premium If you have questions regarding finance, you can contact our Finance Department via the school office. Fundraising1. EasyFundraising EasyFundraising is the UK’s biggest charity shopping fundraising site. Join now and you can collect free donations for us every time you buy something online. It won’t cost you a penny [...]

Letters Home

Visits and Events Letters Download Green Park Letter, 01 July 2021 Exams, Subjects and Revision Resources Letters Download Appeals Information, Summer 2021 Year 13 Results Letter Year 11 Results Letter Summer Grading Update, 31 March 2021 GCSE & A-Level Update Letter A-Level Photography Materials A-Level Graphics Materials A-Level Art Materials Year 13 LIBF Books Year [...]