Diary dates

Summer Term 2018

  • Term starts: Thursday 19 April, 2018
  • May Day Bank Holiday Monday 7 May (1 day holiday)
  • Summer Half Term: Monday 28 May to Wednesday 6 June (inclusive)
  • Pupils Return: Thursday 7 June
  • Term Ends: Friday 20 July at midday

Autumn Term 2018

  • Term starts: Monday 10 September, 2018
  • Autumn Half Term: Wednesday 24 October – Friday 2 November (inclusive)
  • Pupils Return: Monday 5 November
  • Term Ends: Tuesday 18 December at midday

Spring Term 2019

  • Term starts: Tuesday 8 Jaunary, 2019
  • Spring Half Term: Friday15 February to Monday 25 February (inclusive)
  • Pupils Return: Tuesday 26 February
  • Term Ends: Thursday 4 April at 4pm*

*please note the Spring Term 2019 will end at 4pm on the final day of term - not at midday

Summer Term 2019

  • Term starts: Thursday 25 April, 2019
  • May Day Bank Holiday Monday 6 May (1 day holiday)
  • Summer Half Term: Monday 27 May to Wednesday 5 June (inclusive)
  • Pupils Return: Thursday 6 June
  • Term Ends: Friday 19 July at midday

Autumn Term 2019

  • Term starts: Monday 9 September, 2019

Diary dates

The diary dates for the Spring term:

Thursday 19th

Pupils return to school for the start of the Summer Term: welcome back everyone!

Monday 23rd

Meeting for parents of pupils taking SATS - starts 3.45pm. 

Tuesday 24th

Ms Gillian Smith from SW Water to visit CHS to meet with the Brown Class to discuss the water cycle and water recycling. 

Thursday 26th

CHS Interschools Cross-Country Tournamen- starts 1pm

Friday 27th

Celebration Assembly

School Council Reps. meet with Mrs Parsons (12.20pm)

Friday 4th

Gold Class Assembly - parents, grandparents, siblings and friends of pupils in the Gold Class are very welcome to attend. 

Monday 7th

Bank Holiday - school is closed for the long weekend. 

Friday 11th

Green Class Assembly - parents, grandparents, siblings and friends of pupils in the Green Class are very welcome to attend. 

Monday 14th

SATS exams: SPaG papers 1 and 2

Parents Evening no. 1 - starts 5pm

Tuesday 15th

SATS exams: English Reading

Wednesday 16th

SATS exams: Maths 1 (Arithmetic) and Maths 2 (Reasoning 1) 

Blue Class to visit Sheldon School for Science Masterclass (9am - 12.30pm) 

Thursday 17th

SATS exams: Maths 3 (Reasoning 2) 

School Council Reps. meet with Mrs Parsons (12.20pm)

Friday 18th

Army Day! CHS welcomes the soldiers from the Royal Signals Regiment to school for an inspiring day of exciting activities. 

Tuesday 22nd

Parents Evening no.2 - starts 5pm

Thursday 24th

Parents Evening no.3 - starts 5pm

Friday 25th

Celebration Assembly

CHS Sports Day

Pupils break up for the start of the Half Term Holiday - 4pm. 

Monday 28th

Half-Term: School is closed. 

Tuesday 29th

Half-Term: School is closed. 

Wednesday 30th

Half-Term: School is closed. 

Thursday 31st

Half-Term: School is closed. 

Friday 1st

Half-Term: School is closed. 

Monday 4th

Half-Term: School is closed. 

Tuesday 5th

Half-Term: School is closed. 

Wednesday 6th

Half-Term: School is closed. 

Thursday 7th

Pupils return to school for the second half of the Summer Term - welcome back everyone!

Pupils in the Purple, Brown and Yellow Classes to go swimming - please remember to bring your towels and swimming costumes to school today!

Monday 11th

The start of Writing Week

Thursday 14th

School Council Reps. meet with Mrs Parsons (12.20pm)

Pupils in the Purple, Brown and Yellow Classes to go swimming - please remember to bring your towels and swimming costumes to school today!

Friday 15th

Blue Class Assembly - parents, grandparents, siblings and friends of pupils in the Blue Class are very welcome to attend. 

Monday 18th

The start of Exam Week: Pupils will sit school exams during normal lessons. Parents are asked to remind their children that they have nothing to worry about. Exams are part of life. Learning to take them confidently, in order to demonstrate what you know,  is a very important life skill and part of what we teach at CHS.

Thursday 21st

Pupils in the Gold, Green and Blue Classes to go swimming - please remember to bring your towels and swimming costumes to school today!

Friday 22nd

Yellow Class Assembly - parents, grandparents, siblings and friends of pupils in the Yellow Class are very welcome to attend. 

Thursday 28th

Pupils in the Gold, Green and Blue Classes to go swimming - please remember to bring your towels and swimming costumes to school today!

Friday 29th

Brown Class Assembly - parents, grandparents, siblings and friends of pupils in the Brown Class are very welcome to attend. 

Thursday 5th

CHS Swimming Gala: please note all pupils will need to bring swimming costumes and towels to school today.

Friday 6th

Purple Class Assembly - parents, grandparents, siblings and friends of pupils in the Purple Class are very welcome to attend. 

School Council Reps. meet with Mrs Parsons (12.20pm)

Friday 13th

Performance of School Play and Prizegiving - starts 2pm. 

Monday 16th

Activity Week!

Book Fair and Cream Teas - starts 2pm

Tuesday 17th

Activity Week!

Whole school trip to Chedworth

Wednesday 18th

Activity Week!

Pupils from the Gold, Green and Blue Classes to visit Motcombe Farm

Write-Inspired to visit CHS for creative writing workshop

Thursday 19th

Activity Week!

Pupils from the YellowBrown and Purple Classes to visit Motcombe Farm

Write-Inspired to visit CHS for creative writing workshop

Leavers' Sleepover!

Friday 20th

Leavers' Assembly 

Pupils break up for the start of the Summer Holidays at midday. 

ESB Exam Results 2018

18 May, 2018

Our best results ever: not a single child passed!

Go Ro!

29 March, 2018

CHS pupil competes at National Schools Biathlon.

CHS Pupil Wins Spirit Of ESB Award!

16 November, 2017

Calder House pupil Eloise has been presented a Special Award by the English Speaking Board at a glittering ceremony in Liverpool.

ESB Exam Results 2017

4 April, 2017

Calder House smashes its own record as every child passes the exam and 70% are awarded "Merit Plus" or  "Distinction"

And the Winner is… CALDER HOUSE!

26 November, 2016

CHS wins Special Needs Initiative of the Year at Times Educational Supplement Independent School Awards.

Look who is back!

4 April, 2016

Former pupil Christina Meggs returns to Calder House... with 11 GCSEs!

Ofsted 2015: OUTSTANDING!

15 December, 2015

Ofsted says Calder House is "Outstanding" in all areas (again!)

ESB Exam Results 2016

14 December, 2015

Calder House pupils have achieved another excellent set of results in this year’s English Speaking Board exams. Every child in the school was entered into the exam... and every single one passed!

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