Category: Events

COMING SOON: The Big Gig 2020

With last year's Big Gig being such great success, the anticipation was extremely high for this year's instalment. The above video showcases a short promotional video for The Big Gig 2020 but if you need a quick refresher for last year's event, then below is a video with our favourite moments from The Big Gig [...]

SAVE THE DATE: WaddFest 2019

This year, WaddFest will be bigger and better than ever! With not only one but two stages - a main stage and an acoustic stage, there will be more acts than usual, all of which offering a different musical experience. As well as all of the great live music, there will be an immersive drama [...]

PREVIEW: The Big Gig 2019

On Wednesday 13th February, Waddesdon’s Performing Arts Department are hosting The Big Gig 2019. The event is being organised to begin raising funds to build a recording studio at Waddesdon C of E School. Performers include all GCSE & BTEC Level 3 Music students, who will be participating as part of their coursework, and several [...]

Mary Poppins Jr. 2018

View Image Gallery Mary Poppins has been the best experience of Year 12 so far. When Miss Turner approached me at the end of Year 11 to ask if I would like to be the choreographer of the autumn show, I accepted with a feeling of pride, but also a small amount of fear. At [...]

Rough Treatment: A Look into Sleeping Rough

Rough Treatment: A Look into Sleeping Rough Louis describes his experience in video form. Year 11 student, Louis, decided to investigate what it would be like to live homeless. watch the video above/below and read below to learn about his experience: I started my evening by not eating anything after my breakfast at about 9:00. [...]

Year 11 Students Complete Their DofE Awards

A few of our Year 11 students have had their Duke of Edinburgh Award signed off and completed. Read below what they had to say about the award: DofE helps you to build trust in others, when you’re all taking a share in the navigation and campcraft.Katie DofE is a bonding experience; you get together [...]

Service of Praise & Thanksgiving

Held on the 3rd October 2018, the Service of Praise and Thanksgiving was, as always, an annual success. Organised by Religious Studies teacher, Mr Dangana and Head of Music, Mr Judson, it was bound to be a highlight of the school year. Year 11 students Katie and Charly hosted the event, read Charly's report below: [...]

Year 8 Camp

On 14th - 15th June the whole of Year 8 headed to Longridge Activity Centre, Marlow, for two days of team building and outdoor activity. Camping on the banks of the Thames, students scaled two climbing walls, attempted the 'leap of faith', and got soaked learning to Kayak, Canoe and Paddle Board. The staff at the activity centre were delighted [...]

Student Investor Challenge

The Student Investor Challenge is a competition between students in schools studying finance in the UK and abroad where teams are given £100,000 of virtual money to invest in shares across two portfolios. The top 351 teams who make the biggest combined profit from each portfolio progress to the semi-finals. We came 186th out of [...]