Diary dates

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 Autumn term:

Monday 10th

Start of Term: a very warm welcome to all our pupils - especially those joining Calder House this term. Don't worry if you are feeling a bit nervous. That's normal. Just remember we are a very kind school and our job is to make you feel happy and relaxed.

Meet the Team (6pm - 7pm) all parents are invited into school to meet our staff

Thursday 13th

Roald Dahl Day: pupils are invited to come to school dressed as one of their favourite characters from Roald's books.

Tuesday 18th

Parent Forum Meeting (9am - 10am)

All pupils in Group 1 go Swimming - remember to bring your swimming costume and towel!

Friday 21st

Celebration Assembly

School Council (12.20pm)

Monday 24th

Maths Meeting - all parents are invited to attend in order to learn more about our approach to teaching maths at CHS (starts 4pm).

Tuesday 25th

All pupils in Group 1 go Swimming - remember to bring your swimming costume and towel!

Friday 28th

Celebration Assembly

Tuesday 2nd

Parent Forum (9am)

All pupils in Group 1 go Swimming - remember to bring your swimming costume and towel!

Wednesday 3rd

Pupils in the Green and Blue classes to visit the Bath Literary Festival.

Thursday 4th

Pupils in the Gold class to visit the Bath Literary Festival.

Friday 5th

Purple Class Assembly - parents are warmly invited to attend.

Pupils in the Purple, Brown and Yellow classes to visit the Bath Literary Festival.

Tuesday 9th

All pupils in Group 1 go Swimming - remember to bring your swimming costume and towel!

Thursday 11th

Don't forget to brush your hair... it's the day of the School Photo!

Friday 12th

Brown Class Assembly - parents are warmly invited to attend.

School Council (12.20pm)

Tuesday 16th

All pupils in Group 1 go Swimming - remember to bring your swimming costume and towel!

Parents' Evening No.1 (starts 5pm)

Thursday 18th

Parents' Evening No.2 (starts 5pm)

Friday 19th

Yellow Class Assembly - parents are warmly invited to attend.

Monday 22nd

Parents' Evening No. 3 (starts 5pm)

Tuesday 23rd

All pupils in Group 1 go Swimming - remember to bring your swimming costume and towel!

School closes at 4pm for the start of the Half Term holiday.

Wednesday 24th

School is closed for Half Term.

Thursday 25th

School is closed for Half Term.

Friday 26th

School is closed for Half Term.

Monday 29th

School is closed for Half Term.

Tuesday 30th

School is closed for Half Term.

Wednesday 31st

School is closed for Half Term.

Thursday 1st

School is closed for Half Term.

Friday 2nd

School is closed for Half Term.

Monday 5th

Pupils return to School for the start of the second half of term.

Tuesday 6th

Parent Forum Meeting (9am - 10am)

All pupils in Group 2 go Swimming - remember to bring your swimming costume and towel!

Friday 9th

School Council (12.20pm)

Tuesday 13th

All pupils in Group 2 go Swimming - remember to bring your swimming costume and towel!

Friday 16th

Children in Need: Spot the Difference in...  Me!

Tuesday 20th

All pupils in Group 2 go Swimming - remember to bring your swimming costume and towel!

Tuesday 27th

All pupils in Group 2 go Swimming - remember to bring your swimming costume and towel!

Friday 30th

Celebration Assembly

School Council (12.20pm)

Tuesday 4th

Parent Forum Meeting (9am - 10am)

All pupils in Group 2 go Swimming - remember to bring your swimming costume and towel!

Friday 7th

Celebration Assembly

Monday 10th

Pupils to perform songs from the Christmas Performance for the residents at the Bybrook Nursing Home.

Tuesday 11th

All pupils in Group 2 go Swimming - remember to bring your swimming costume and towel!

Pupils in Y5 and below to receive flu vaccine.

Friday 14th

Calder House Christmas Party for the whole school and last year's leavers.

Monday 17th

CHS School Trip to see Alice in Wonderland at the Sherman Theatre, Cardiff.

Tuesday 18th

Calder House Christmas Concert at the Church of St John the Baptist, Colerne (10am start)

End of Term: pupils go home (12pm) for the start of the Christmas Holidays.

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.

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!)

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