Diary dates

Summer Term 2017

  • Term starts: Monday 24 April, 2017
  • May Day Bank Holiday Monday 1 May (1 day holiday)
  • Summer Half Term: Monday 29 May to Tuesday 6 June (inclusive)
  • Pupils Return: Wednesday 7 June
  • Term Ends: Friday 21 July at midday

AutumnTerm 2017

  • Term starts: Monday 11 September, 2017
  • Autumn Half Term: Wednesday 18 October to Friday 27 October (inclusive)
  • Pupils Return: Monday 30 October
  • Term Ends: Friday 15 December at midday

Spring Term 2018

  • Term starts: Monday 8 Jaunary, 2018
  • Summer Half Term: Monday 12 February to Tuesday 20 February (inclusive)
  • Pupils Return: Wednesday 21 February
  • Term Ends: Thursday 29 March at midday

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: Wednesday 25 July at midday

Autumn Term 2018

  • Term starts: Monday 10 September, 2018

Diary dates

The diary dates for the Summer term:

Monday 24th

Start of Spring Term - welcome back everyone!

3.45pm SATS Explained: a meeting for all parents of pupils sitting SATS exams this term.

Friday 28th

School Council: Pupil Representatives on the School Council to meet with Mrs Parsons at 12.20pm

Monday 1st

Bank Holiday - school is closed for the day.

Friday 5th

Gold Class Assembly - parents and family members of pupils in the Gold Class are warmly invited to attend.

Monday 8th

SATS Week: English Reading

We know that some of our pupils feel anxious about exams. However, exams are part of life and learning to tackle them confidently is one of the things we aim to teach children. Parents of pupils taking SATS tests this week are asked to ensure their children get a good night's sleep, eat a healthy breakfast and are reminded that this is a chance to show what they do know and can do.

Tuesday 9th

SATS Week: SPaG papers 1 + 2

Wednesday 10th

SATS  Week: Maths 1 (arithmetic) and Maths 2 (reasoning)

Thursday 11th

SATS Week Maths 3 (reasoning)

Friday 12th

Green Class Assembly - parents and family members of pupils in the Green Class are warmly invited to attend.

Tuesday 16th

Parents Evening no. 1 from 5pm

Thursday 18th

Parents Evening no. 2 from 5pm

Friday 19th

Blue Class Assembly - parents and family members of pupils in the Blue Class are warmly invited to attend.

School Council: Pupil Representatives on the School Council to meet with Mrs Parsons at 12.20pm

Monday 22nd

Parents Evening no. 3 from 5pm

Friday 26th

Sports Day!! As always, other family members and friends are warmly invited to attend this year's event - which will include all our favourite games including the Great Tug of War Contests and the annual Water Balloon Fight.

Monday 29th

Half Term: school is closed. 

Tuesday 30th

Half Term: school is closed. 

Wednesday 31st

Half Term: school is closed. 

Thursday 1st

Half Term: school is closed. 

Friday 2nd

Half Term: school is closed. 

Monday 5th

Half Term: school is closed. 

Tuesday 6th

Half Term: school is closed. 

Wednesday 7th

Pupils return for the second half of term

Monday 12th

Writing Week: Pupils will sit writing assessments during English lessons 

Friday 16th

Yellow Class Assembly - parents and family members of pupils in the Yellow Class are warmly invited to attend.

School Council: Pupil Representatives on the School Council to meet with Mrs Parsons at 12.20pm

Monday 19th

EXAM WEEK: End of year exams.

We know that many pupils feels anxious about sitting exams. This is one of the reasons why we have Exam Week! Exams are part of life and learning how to sit them confidently to show what you can do is one of the things we aim to teach pupils at Calder House. Parents are asked to ensure their children get a good night's sleep, eat a healthy breakfast and remind them that this is simply a chance to show off what they have learned.

Thursday 22nd

Science Day at Warminster School for all pupils in Y5 and Y6

Friday 30th

Brown Class Assembly - parents and family members of pupils in the Brown Class are warmly invited to attend.

Tuesday 4th

Pop Up Art Exhibition - pupils sketch books will be on display in the Art Room showcasing work from this term from 3.30pm

Wednesday 5th

Maths Workshop at Sheldon School

Friday 7th

Purple Class Assembly - parents and family members of pupils in the Purple Class are warmly invited to attend.

Friday 14th

School Play and Prize Giving (starts 2pm; seating from 1.30pm)

Monday 17th

ACTIVITY WEEK!

Thursday 20th

School Trip to visit the Evangelical church in Colerne and Motcombe Farm for the Purple, Brown and Yellow classes. 

Sleepover Night for pupils in the Purple, Brown and Yellow classes. 

Friday 21st

Midday: term ends for the start of the Summer Holidays. 

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!

The Incredible Microphone-Eating Man

6 October, 2015

Mr Perks on Calder House’s Young Writers at the Bath Literature Festival

Putting the STAR into Starfish

19 June, 2015

Some of our pupils' fantastic achievements this term

Speaking with Distinction

17 April, 2015

CHS pupils get top marks in ESB exams!

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