Heads of School & Prefect Selection

Following a rigorous process through which each Year 12 student had to write a letter of application, face a public voting system and be interviewed by the Headmaster and Mr Shaw, we are pleased to announce the Prefects and Heads of School for Sep...


Breaking news – Year 6 Crime Scene

Pupils arrived at Abbotsholme to find a crime scene in their new classroom! A large piece of the chocolate cake baked to share with the class had been stolen. The crime scene is now sealed and three detective teams are currently investigating. Evi...


Pond Dipping at Trentham Gardens

Years 2, 3 and 4 arrived at Trentham Gardens to be greeted by Alison from the Staffordshire Wildlife Trust. After a short introduction we walked through the gardens where we stopped from time to time whilst Alison talked to us about Capability Bro...


Girls Cricket

Abbotsholme sports department introduced girls cricket into the curriculum in 2017. This same year we entered the National Schools U15 Girls T20 Cricket Cup. They were drawn in a difficult group against Bromsgrove high school and Leicester gram...


First test of new Electric Car

It was an exciting day for the electric car team as we tested the new electric car for the first time. With over a year’s worth of development and six months of manufacturing, Abbotsholme’s new electric car, still with no name, took to...


Prep School Craft Club

This week in our Prep Craft Club the children used wire and beads to make their very own bracelet. The children used different combinations and different sized beads to make their own design. Each week in Craft Club over the year, children have ma...


Family Picnic

On Friday the Butterflies and Reception classes held a family picnic. There were lots of games to try including Croquet, Boules, throwing & catching, and a chance to play in our new sandpit, located in the Muddy Patch. After lots of fun we had...


The Twits

The Prep School production of 'The Twits' was a great success with confident and energetic performances from pupils right across the school. It was fabulous to see the progression in performing arts skills which reflect the hard work of pupils und...


Public Speaking Competition

Year 9 students have been taught in house groups this term in English, working towards the inaugural inter-house public speaking competition. They have studied famous speeches from history and literature, and have learned how to write persuasive t...


Peak Wildlife Park

The Butterflies and Reception class had the most wonderful day at Peak Wildlife Park. The children watched the penguins and lemurs at feeding time, saw the Kune Kune pigs sit on command, admired the Sika deer basking in the shade, watched the gian...


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ISI inspection report

ISI inspection report

Abbotsholme School provides a richly diverse and distinctive educational experience in which individual pupils are well-known, very well cared for and enabled to flourish both personally and academically.

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