Diary dates

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
  • Autumn Half Term: Wednesday 23 October – Friday 1 November (inclusive)
  • Pupils Return: Monday 4 Novembe
  • Term Ends: Friday 20 December, 2019 at midday

Spring Term 2020

  • Term Starts: Wednesday 8 January, 2020
  • Spring Half Term:  Thursday 13 February to Tuesday 25 February (inclusive)
  • Pupils Return: Wednesday 26 February
  • Term Ends: Friday 3 April, 2019 at 4pm*

*please note the Spring Term 2020 will end at 4pm on the final day of term - not at midday

Summer Term 2020

  • Term Starts: Thursday 23 April, 2020
  • Mayday bank holiday: Monday 4 May
  • Summer Half Term: Monday 25 May to Tuesday 2 June (inclusive)
  • Pupils Return: Wednesday 3 June, 2020
  • Staff Inset Day: Monday 29th June (please note: School will be closed on this day)
  • Term Ends: Wednesday 22 July, 2020 at midday

Autumn 2020 Term

  • Term Starts: Tuesday 8 September, 2020

Diary dates

The diary dates for the Spring term:

Thursday 25th

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

Tuesday 30th

Swimming: pupils in the Dolphin and Swordfish groups will be going swimming. If your child is in either of these groups please ensure they remember to bring their swimming things to school.

Wednesday 1st

Parent Forum: all parents are warmly invited to an informal meeting with Mrs Delahay (starts 9.15am - Downstairs Office)

Monday 6th

May Day Holiday: school will be closed for the bank holiday.

Tuesday 7th

Swimming: pupils in the Dolphin and Swordfish groups will be going swimming. If your child is in either of these groups please ensure they remember to bring their swimming things to school.

Wednesday 8th

Transition Meeting: all parents are warmly invited to attend this meeting to discuss transition arrangements and supporting pupils move to their next schools (6pm)

Monday 13th

SATs week

Tuesday 14th

Swimming: pupils in the Dolphin and Swordfish groups will be going swimming. If your child is in either of these groups please ensure they remember to bring their swimming things to school.

Friday 17th

Whole School Trip to Bristol

Monday 20th

Writing Week: all pupils will sit writing assessments during their normal English lessons.

Tuesday 21st

Swimming: pupils in the Dolphin and Swordfish groups will be going swimming. If your child is in either of these groups please ensure they remember to bring their swimming things to school.

Friday 24th

Sports Day: parents, friends and family are very welcome to attend (starts 2pm)

Pupils break up for the Half-Term Holiday (4pm)

Monday 27th

Half-Term: school is closed.

Tuesday 28th

Half-Term: school is closed.

Wednesday 29th

Half-Term: school is closed.

Thursday 30th

Half-Term: school is closed.

Friday 31st

Half-Term: school is closed.

Monday 3rd

Half-Term: school is closed.

Tuesday 4th

Half-Term: school is closed.

Wednesday 5th

Half-Term: school is closed.

Thursday 6th

Pupils return to School for the second half of the Spring Term.

Parents' Evening no. 1 (starts 5pm)

Monday 10th

Parents' Evening no. 2 (starts 5pm)

Wednesday 12th

Parent Forum: all parents are warmly invited to an informal meeting with Mrs Delahay (starts 9.15am - Downstairs Office)

Parents' Evening no. 3 (starts 5pm)

Friday 14th

Blue Class Assembly - parents of children in the Blue Class are warmly invited to attend (starts 8.40am)

Monday 17th

Exam Week: we understand that lots of our pupils feel anxious about taking exams. And that is why we have Exam Week. Like them or loathe them, exams are part of life and it is important that we teach pupils how to take them confidently. Parents can help by ensuring their children go to bed on time,  get a good night's sleep and eat a healthy breakfast breakfast, and by talking through the strategies they have learned at school.

Friday 28th

Green Class Assembly - parents of children in the Green Class are warmly invited to attend (starts 8.40am)

Thursday 4th

Parent Forum: all parents are warmly invited to an informal meeting with Mrs Delahay (starts 9.15am - Downstairs Office)

Friday 5th

Gold Class Assembly - parents of children in the Gold Class are warmly invited to attend (starts 8.40am)

Monday 15th

Activity Week!

Tuesday 16th

Whole School Trip to Roman Baths

Wednesday 17th

Pupils in the Gold, Green and Blue classes visit Motcombe Farm

Thursday 18th

Pupils in the Purple, Brown and Yellow classes visit Motcombe Farm

Leavers' Sleep-Over

Friday 19th

Term ends for the start of the Summer Holidays at midday.

Netball 2019

14 March, 2019

Match report: find out what happened when our netball team played Marshield  and Prior Park.

Ofsted 2018/2019: OUTSTANDING!

15 January, 2019

Ofsted says CHS is OUTSTANDING!

Look who’s back!

27 October, 2018

Ben returns to CHS as a Reading Ambassador!

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.

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