Author: Waddesdon School

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 [...]

Live: New YouTube Channel

What is it? We have now created a brand new Waddesdon Church of England School YouTube channel. Following the success of the Performing Arts YouTube channel, we have decided to use YouTube as our new video streaming service, which means we have uploaded all our old videos, which were previously hosted on Vimeo. What to [...]

The Big Gig 2019

View Image Gallery The Big Gig 2019 was a roaring success, everyone who attended raved about how good it was and how it exceeded all expectations, here is one of the performers' take on the event. It was late November, in a music lesson, when I first found out about Mr Judson’s plan for the [...]

Girls’ Football

With the backing of the enthusiastic PE department and from an initial suggestion from some Year 8 girls, we have launched a new Girls’ Football Club at Waddesdon. The first training session confirmed the popularity of this new club.  I was planning a session for around 15 girls, but an eager 30 turned up, ready [...]

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 [...]

Interform Results: November 2018

View Image Gallery Interform for the winter term was slightly different this year, here are what the teachers had to say about it. In a change to our normal programme, due to issues with the field, the students from year 7 - 11 took to the sports hall to compete in a dodgeball extravaganza. The [...]

Art Competition: November 2018

Winner 1: Lauren, 11SWClick the drop-down below the image to read more about Lauren's entry. About the entry: The story behind my entry. “I am the vine; you are the branches. If You remain in me and I in you, you will Bear much fruit” - John 15, Verse 5 When I accepted the fun [...]