Diary dates

Spring Term 2016

  • Term starts: Thursday 7 January, 2016
  • Spring Half Term: Thursday 11 February to Monday 22 February (inclusive)
  • Pupils Return: Tuesday 23 February
  • Term Ends: Thursday 24 March at midday

Summer Term 2016

  • Term starts: Thursday 14 April, 2016
  • May Day Bank Holiday Monday 2 May (1 day holiday)
  • Summer Half Term: Monday 30 May 30th to Tuesday 7 June (inclusive)
  • Pupils Return: Wednesday 8 June
  • Term Ends: Friday 22 July 22 at midday

Autumn 2016 Term

  • Term starts: Thursday 8 September, 2016

Diary dates

The diary dates for the Spring term:

Thursday 7th

Start of Spring Term: pupils return to school. Welcome back!

Swimming for the Purple, Brown and Yellow Classes 

Thursday 14th

Swimming for the Purple, Brown and Yellow Classes 

Wednesday 20th

Blue Class to Sheldon School for a Science Master Class    

Netball match against Stonar (away)

Thursday 21st

Swimming for the PurpleBrown and Yellow Classes 

Friday 22nd

Purple Class Assembly on Robbie Burns... all pupils and staff (and parents!) are invited to wear tartan to school. 

Monday 25th

Assessment Week: over the course of this week all pupils will sit assessments (one at the beginning of every day for four days) in English Comprehension and Maths. Please remind your child that this is nothing to feel worried about. The purpose of these assessments is to show our teachers what pupils have learned and where they still need extra support. 

Thursday 28th

Swimming lessons for Blue, Green and Gold Classes

Friday 29th

Brown Class Assembly

Monday 1st

Writing Week - all pupils will undertake writing assessments  during their English lessons. Parents are asked to reassure their children that this is nothing to get worried about!

Tuesday 2nd

Parents' Evening no.1

Wednesday 3rd

Netball Match v Royal High School Bath (away)

Thursday 4th

Swimming lessons for Blue, Green and Gold Classes

Parents' Evening no.2

Friday 5th

Yellow Class Assembly 

Monday 8th

Parents' Evening no.3

Tuesday 9th

Mock SpAG exam for pupils sitting SATS in May

Wednesday 10th

4pm pupils break up for Half Term

Thursday 11th

Pupils on Half Term - school is closed.

Friday 12th

Pupils on Half Term - school is closed.

Monday 15th

Pupils on Half Term - school is closed.

Tuesday 16th

Pupils on Half Term - school is closed.

Wednesday 17th

Pupils on Half Term - school is closed.

Thursday 18th

Pupils on Half Term - school is closed.

Friday 19th

Pupils on Half Term - school is closed.

Monday 22nd

Pupils on Half Term - school is closed.

Tuesday 23rd

8.30am pupils return to school for the second half of term. 

Wednesday 24th

Football Match v Stonar (away)

Thursday 25th

School trip to the  Wild Place in Bristol with the Brown and Yellow Classes

Swimming lessons for Blue, Green and Gold Classes

Friday 26th

Blue Class Assembly

Thursday 3rd

Swimming Lessons for the Purple, Brown and Yellow Classes

Friday 4th

Green Class Assembly

Monday 7th

Maths at CHS - explaining our approach to calculation: all parents are invited to this meeting (from 4pm to 5pm) to learn more about how we teach maths at CHS.

Thursday 10th

Swimming lessons for Blue, Green and Gold Classes

Friday 11th

Gold Class Assembly

Visit to CHS by Butterfly Psyche Theatre Company for workshops with all pupils.

Wednesday 16th

Annual CHS Inter-School Cross-Country Challeng

Thursday 17th

Swimming Gala - all pupils will go swimming. Please note: unfortunately because of access restrictions we are unable to invite parents to this event. 

Wednesday 23rd

English Speaking Board (ESB) Exams

Wednesday 23rd

English Speaking Board (ESB) Exams

Thursday 24th

Term ends at 12pm for the start of the Easter Holidays

Ofsted 2015: OUTSTANDING!

15 December, 2015

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

Look who is back!

27 November, 2015

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

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!

Karen Parsons to Join CHS from Royal High Junior School

20 March, 2015

Calder House welcomes the Deputy Head of Bath's Royal High Junior School to our team!

Calder House wins 2015 Bath Life Award!

27 February, 2015

"This is a gem of a school doing outstanding, transformational work; it deserves the recognition." (Bath Life Awards Judging Panel)

Winning ways with poetry

22 October, 2014

Lines of poetry written by pupils at Calder House have been included in a prestigious poem created to mark the 100th anniversary of the birth of Dylan Thomas.

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