Girls complete Bronze DofE Daywalk

DofE Bronze Day WalkOn the morning of 24th September, nine teams of LV girls headed out to Cannings Cross Farm, Devizes, to complete their Bronze Duke of Edinburgh's Daywalk.

Inspiring Careers Networking Evening

Careers NetworkingOn Friday 22nd September, St Mary’s Calne hosted their third annual UV Form Careers Networking Evening, supported by both current and former parents, Old Girls and the local community.

'The Resistible Rise of Donald Trump'

Dr Adam Smith LectureThe Government and Politics Department were delighted to welcome Dr Adam Smith of University College London, for an evening lecture entitled The Resistible Rise of Donald Trump.

Sixth Form Theatre trip to see 'Antigone'

Actors of Dionysus production of AntigoneOn Friday 22nd September, 18 Sixth Form students studying Latin, Greek and Classical Civilisation travelled to Bradfield College in Berkshire to see the Actors of Dionysus production of Antigone.

Raising funds for 'Help4Refugees'

Help4Refugees Fundraiser Organising ‘The Journey to Home’ was the first major task that my friends and I had carried out as members of the Head Girl’s Team. We were very keen to support Help4Refugees after we first met the founder, Jordan Hattar.

Girls enjoy a Social with Abingdon School

Abingdon SocialOn the evening of 23rd September, while half of the LV stayed in to enjoy a relaxing pamper party, the rest of us headed out in high spirits with some UV girls for a social event at Abingdon School in Oxfordshire. 

Momo's fundraising success!

Momo at AestfestUV girl Momo had a productive summer at home in Lagos, where she helped to organise a festival in aid of a local Development Centre for children with autism. The festival was called ‘Aestfest’ and was arranged solely by Momo and her cousins.

Raising funds for school in Zambia

zambia schoolIn October 2013, a group of St Mary's Calne girls flew out to Zambia to help with the building of a new school in the North-Eastern Tembwe district of Chama. This is a region where girls have, until now, had little or no opportunity of a secondary education.

Alumnae help children in Nepal

Nepal 2017In August 2017, after fundraising and receiving a bursary from the Calne Foundation Enrichment Scholarship, three UVI 2017 Leavers (Eve and sisters Jess and Sassie), returned to Nepal to volunteer with The Charitable Foundation for the Education of Nepalese Children (CFENC). 

Girls enjoy team-building Company activities

X Marks the SpotOn the first weekend of the year it is customary for the Fourth and Fifth Form to get involved in a team-building event that allows new girls and those already at the school to interact and get to know one another. This year X Marks the Spot put together a fully-interactive experience for us, harnessing the power of mobile digital technology.

Fun run at Inter-Company Cross Country Competition

Inter Company Cross CountryWe had perfect weather for St Mary’s annual Fourth Form Company Cross Country competition, which took place in the second week of this term. The girls all performed well, giving their best for their Companies. 

Elisabeth accepted into elite STEM Academy

The Junior AcademyCongratulations to Elisabeth (UV) who was recently accepted into The Junior Academy of The New York Academy Of Sciences.