On Wednesday 22nd March the long awaited fixture between Abbey FC and DLD College London took place at Netherhall Sports Centre.
Abbey College Cambridge has once again been named as both one of the best Co-Educational Boarding Schools and one of the best Sixth Form Colleges in the UK by independent school advice site best-schools.co.uk.
During half term a group of our students and teachers embarked on a four day trip to Iceland. Here are some photos of their experience.
Congratulations to lower sixth student Harry who was nominated by English teacher John Morgan for his excellent efforts in class and for making great improvements in speaking and writing.
Speak English Week at Abbey College Cambridge is an annual event designed to encourage and remind our students to speak English as much as possible.
Abbey FC were looking for their second win of the season and headed into the match full of confidence after coming off the back of a 3-0 win against Parkside Federation.
Congratulations to A Level student Nicola who was nominated by teacher Alison MacDonald for consistently producing high level essays displaying a clear talent for argument.
Students and staff of Abbey College Cambridge have been commended by the East Anglia’s Children’s Hospices (EACH) after raising £4,000 in the last academic year for the Cambridge based charity.
Nine of our upper sixth students are celebrating after receiving offers to study at the Universities of Oxford and Cambridge this September.
Continuing our traditional of providing outstanding pastoral support to our students, we are pleased to announce the appointment of Dawn Kent as our new College Matron.
Congratulations to the Abbey Cambridge Boys Football Team, who were nominated as Students of the Week for winning their first fixture of the season 3-0 against local college Parkside Federation.
Some A Level Art and Design students recently visited Warwick University to attend an event for budding artists entitled ‘The Creative Process’.
GCSE student Krystal was nominated by Art and Design teacher Frances Baker. Francis said ‘Krystal is a very talented student, her work is always excellent’.
Congratulations to GCSE student Tina, who was nominated by Head of GCSE Fiona McEwan-Cox for her positive approach to school life.
Abbey College Cambridge students had a rather spooky end to their first few weeks at school, with the final Friday before half term seeing the school transformed into the ultimate Halloween party venue.
Abbey College Cambridge celebrated the official opening of its new campus at Homerton Gardens in a ceremony that culminated in a spectacular fireworks display lighting up the Cambridge night.
Lower sixth student Oreo was nominated by her English teacher Nigel Tattersfield for producing impressive homework essays, asking for extra work to help her progress, and for creating a presentation which showed tremendous confidence and her love of learning.
Congratulations to Student of the Week Jason who was nominated for making an excellent start to the year and a perfect score for his economics homework.
Isaac was nominated Student of the Week by Chemistry teacher Allan Smith for making a massive leap to 87% in his first unit test for Chemistry.
Well done to Michael, who was nominated by teachers Patrick Williams and Sil Van Den Hoek for his excellent participation and integration in classes.
Congratulations to Lia who was nominated as student of the week for the second week of our Abbey College Cambridge Summer School by Economics teacher Mike Oswell .
Congratulations to our first Summer School Student of the Week Cora. Cora was nominated by teacher Fiona-McEwan Cox for the excellent progress she has made in English. Keep up the good work Cora!
Our Abbey College Cambridge Chemistry students are celebrating outstanding success in the 2016 Cambridge Chemistry Challenge.
On Thursday 26th May, Abbey College Cambridge staff and students faced off in an eagerly anticipated and first ever ‘Staff versus Students’ football match.
On Saturday 28th May our Abbey College Cambridge Harvey Road boarding students took a break from their studies to enjoy a day out at the popular Thorpe Park Amusement Park.
At Abbey College Cambridge we are celebrating receiving the keys to our new campus. College Principal Dr Julian Davies was officially handed the building by Tim Bremer.
Congratulation to this week’s Abbey College Cambridge Student of the Week, Nathan. He was nominated by his personal tutor Sim Liggitt.
Six months of hard work for four of our Abbey College Cambridge students has culminated at the recent Celebration and Assessment Day of the Education Engineering Scheme (EES).
Congratulations to Veronica, she was nominated as Abbey College Cambridge Student of the Week by House Parent Ryan Carey for her determination to succeed.
Our Abbey College Cambridge A Level Economics students recently visited the Bank of England to learn more about its role in the British and global economy.
Abbey College Cambridge A Level Economics students recently attended an economics revision conference in Cambridge.
Student of the Week Eliza has worked hard in Physics throughout the year and achieved a 90% average mark for both tests and assignments.
Work on the new campus at Abbey College Cambridge has been completed and will be officially open for use by the students in September.
Gabe was nominated as Student of the Week by his teachers Adam Fraser and Darren Hayward-Williams for successfully tackling an Economics Mathematics question in a slightly different way to the rest of the students in his class. Gabe proved that the question had two different answers, effectively invalidating it. Well done Gabe!
Our Abbey College Cambridge A Level musicians have been showcasing their amazing talent at a charity concert organised in aid of our College charity; East Anglia’s Children’s Hospices.
British Physics Olympiad Round 2 Xie Junyu (Arthur) is celebrating after achieving a gold certificate in the second round of the British Physics Olympiad. To compete in the second round of the Olympiad Arthur ranked in the top 50 out of more than 2000 Physics students who took part in the first round. Arthur, […]
Student of the Week Ivy was nominated by her Chemistry teacher Duncan McNichol for the high standard of her practical work in class and huge improvement in English language.
Every year Speak English Week seems to get bigger and bigger, and this year’s programme certainly didn’t disappoint! Staff and students across the college celebrated the joy of speaking English with a range of inspirational and fun events and activities
Abbey College Cambridge was named as one of the UK’s top 5 sixth form colleges by bestschools.co.uk.
Our GCSE business students have been presenting the results of running their own business to the Cambridge University Enactus Society.
Jennifer has been nominated as Abbey College Cambridge Student of the Week for making excellent progress this term and working very hard on her homework.
Our Abbey College Cambridge International Foundation students recently took a trip to visit the UK Coca-Cola Factory and Education Centre.
New and returning Abbey College Cambridge students took the opportunity to sign up for college clubs and societies at our ABC fair on the 20th January.
Congratulation to our student of the week Xu Xinting (Amy). Amy was nominated for her excellent performance in Mathematics this week, where she achieved a 100% overall score in her Foundation examination.
Karnsuwan was nominated by his teacher John Morgan. He scored a great result in his IELTS exam, which he took in December. He achieved an overall 7.0, including an 8.0 in Reading. This is enough to get on almost any university course.
This week, Abbey College Cambridge welcomed our new 18 month A level students with a delicious lunch followed by a few games of bowling.
Our Abbey College Cambridge staff and students have been getting in the festive spirit and celebrating this year’s many successes at our Christmas Assemblies.
Krys was nominated by teacher Laura Senior for her excellent commitment to homework, her outstanding progress that she has made this year in Psychology and her hard work outside of class.
Our Abbey College Cambridge students are celebrating another year of outstanding performance in national mathematics competitions.
Chimel was nominated by her English teacher Nigel Tattersfield for her recent piece of homework which was an example of really wonderful writing.
Ani was named as our Abbey College Cambridge student of the week by for his outstanding work ethic and consistently high standard of work.
Ola has been nominated as the Abbey College Cambridge student of the week for her outstanding attitude to learning and a consistently high level of written work.
Over the half term break our A level students and teachers traveled to the Snowdonia region in Wales to conduct their biology field trip.
During the half term break some of our Abbey College Cambridge students and staff visited France’s iconic capital city, Paris.
A group of Abbey College Cambridge students and staff have spent a day and night walking and camping in the ‘wilds’ of the Cambridgeshire countryside as part of their work towards the Duke of Edinburgh’s Award.
Students and staff dressed up in their best creepy costumes and enjoyed a range of spooky games that included pumpkin carving, able bobbing, what’s in the box? A spooky raffle and sweet stall.
Congratulations to Htar Valerie Nan Htake for being named as this week’s student of the week.
Abbey College Cambridgestudents and staff have been commended by the East Anglia’s Children’s Hospices after raising £10,000 in the last year for the charity.
Congratulations to our student of the week Bodgan Melnychuk!
Congratulations to our first student of the week of our new term, Patcharapon (Winnie) Worawongwasu.
Our new students enjoyed a sunny BBQ in our Station Road garden on Friday 4th September as part of their welcome to the college. Good food was sampled, new friends were made and a great afternoon was had by all! On Monday 7th September they also got the chance to show off their skills with […]
Dr Kevin Marshall, was a greatly admired Physics teacher at Abbey Cambridge who sadly passed away this year. To commemorate his memory, the college has published a children’s story written by Kevin called ‘The Cloud that wanted to be a star’. It’s a story of an interstellar cloud who dreams of one day becoming a […]
On Wednesday the 2nd September we welcomed our new students onto campus. A day of activities culminated in a special welcome picnic and assembly attended by all our new students.
On Friday 14 August 2015, our summer school students took a trip to London.
Students of Abbey College Cambridge, are once again celebrating superb A Level results with 3 students heading to Oxbridge and 4 to medicine.
Congratulations to LI Bingshuo (Taylor) for showing a good understanding in Science and for the desire to improve his English.
Congratulations to CHEN Sirui (Charles) for always showing a positive attitude to learning and showing respect and courtesy to teachers and fellow students.
Congratulations to GU Yiwei (Echo) for being a bright and positive girl, who works hard and helps others develop their own understanding during lessons.
Congratulations to ZHOU Yifeng (Eric) for working hard in English lessons and for making a real effort to speak English.
On Tuesday 4 August 2015, Abbey College Cambridge summer school students took a trip to see the sights of our home city – Cambridge.
Summer School students from Abbey College Cambridge visit the Houses of Parliament and Covent Garden.
Summer school students of Abbey College Cambridge took a trip to Wells on the Norfolk coast on Tuesday.
On Wednesday 15 July, our 18 month A level students celebrated the end of the year with a picnic and awards ceremony in the Abbey College Cambridge Garden.
Abbey College Cambridge welcomed our Summer School students on Monday.
Alumni student Wang Tiesheng visited us this week to share his experiences studying Material Science at Imperial College London and his PhD.
The Abbey College Cambridge student conference final took place on Friday 26 June 2015.
On Tuesday 23 June 2015 the International Foundation Programme students joined their teachers at Abbey College Cambridge to celebrate their successes.
International Foundation Programme students from Abbey College Cambridge went to WildTracks kart track and did a sprint race to celebrate the end of term.
The Full Time English students of Abbey College Cambridge, together with their teachers and senior leaders celebrated their academic and pastoral successes.
We would like to congratulate Olaonipekun Johnson, who is Abbey College Cambridge’s Student of the Week.
On Monday 8 and Tuesday 9 June 2015 the International Foundation Programme cohort gave their final year presentation to an invited audience.
As part of project week, the GCSE students got the opportunity to visit Elveden forest and take on some of the challenges down at Center Parcs.
Huge Congratulations to Hilkiah (Hilky) Adebanjo who is Abbey College Cambridge’s Student of the Week.
The Topping Out Ceremony marked a significant milestone in the building of the new Abbey College Cambridge campus.
On Wednesday 20 May 2015 the International Foundation Programme students were given expert advice from professional voice coach, Ruth Mckechnie.
Big congratulations to Sophie Jegede who is Abbey College Cambridge’s Student of the Week.
On Wednesday 3rd July, we visited a famous place which is named Grantchester .I thought this place was amazing. It seemed like a village. When we arrived there, first we saw a big garden, and we chose some drinks and snacks, it’s extremely delicious. I heard that Grantchester is a village on the River Cam or […]
Youth MP, Olympic torch bearer and young entrepreneur, Kamal Hyman came to give a talk to International Foundation Programme students on Presentation Skills.
Some Abbey College Cambridge Summer School Students write some postcards back home.
The theme of the Physics Summer School this week has been to explore from the smallest constituents (atoms & particles) all the way up to the largest (stars, galaxies & the universe). On our journey we have also looked at electromagnetic and wave phenomena and have seen how they broadly fit into the laws of […]
The summer school students went to the cookery school to learn how to make British desserts on the 2nd of August. It was raining but we were all excited. Under the instruction of the teachers,we began to make chocolate brownies, a jam roll as well as chocolate chip cookies. Working as a team, we shared […]
Congratulations to Mingiyan Ushanov who was Abbey College Cambridge’s Student of the Week in the second week of May. Mingiyan was nominated by Jade Palmer for his hard work and ideas for our Social Media. He has taken lots of fantastic photographs for our Instagram account and he is always willing to help at all […]
Congratulations to CHEN Sirui (Charles) who was Abbey Cambridge’s Student of the Week. Charles was nominated by Pete Manners for his contributions during the FTE trip. Well Done Charles and thank you Pete for the nomination.
Students from Abbey College Cambridge celebrate their graduation at the annual end of year ball.
Congratulations HE Shiqi (Emma) who was Abbey College Cambridge’s Student of the Week in the first week of May. Emma was nominated by Anne Malabar for her determined and continuous dedication to her studies in Psychology and her great mock exam results. Well Done Emma and thank you Anne for the nomination.
Congratulations to Kapampa MWAPE who was Abbey Cambridge’s Student of the Week in April. Kapampa was nominated by Dawn Kent for being involved in so many areas of Abbey Cambridge and always willing to join in, she has a great sense of humour and is very committed to studying hard. Well Done Kapampa and thank […]
Abbey College Cambridge students and staff visited the iconic cities of Italy; Florence and Rome, where they took in the wonderful sights, these amazing places had to offer. Everyone thoroughly enjoyed themselves. Click here for more images from the Italy Trip.
Jungle Fever hit Station Road Garden on Saturday with lots of fun and games all to raise money for our chosen charity EACH. It was a spectacular day! Click here to see more images from the Charity Fair.
During Easter the accommodation team hosted an ‘Egg’ Party in Purbeck, which included many creative Easter tasks and games. Click here for more images from the party.
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