Former Calne Girls share insights into university life

Student PanelOn Tuesday 12th September, we were delighted to welcome seven of our 2015 leavers back to Calne to give a student perspective on university life.

Reflections on America

Australian and US ExchangeOver the summer holidays, UV girls Eliza and Sophie had an amazing experience taking part in their exchanges to America.

New Sports Complex takes shape

Mrs MarvinBuilding has begun on our new Sports Complex! Spades went into the ground as soon as we broke up in early July and the site has been a hive of activity with diggers, cranes and deliveries. From bare earth you can now see the foundations, outline steel structure and the size and scale of the project!

Sixth Form inspired by Former RAF Jet Pilot

Sixth Form SupperThe Sixth Form girls returned to school in high spirits, ready for the new term ahead.

New school year, new school friends!

New girls Induction game of roundersWe were delighted to welcome the girls back to school this week, after a well-earned break, and to welcome new girls and parents to the school.

Fantastic result for Indie at Swim England's National Summer Meet

Indie at NationalsMany congratultions to Indie (UIV Form) who has had an amazing summer, finishing 6th in the 50m Breaststroke at the English Nationals.

Girls play for England at the Lacrosse World Cup Festival

Lacrosse World Cup FestivalWhile the World’s top senior international players represented their nation at the Lacrosse World Cup, 23 St Mary’s players enjoyed playing in a Festival which ran alongside the World Cup in Guildford in July.

Girls go for Gold on their final DofE Practice and Expedition

Gold DofE in the Yorkshire DalesThe LVI girls (now UVI) finished the Summer Term with their Gold DofE Practice, setting off to the Brecon Beacons on Monday 3rd July. 

Alice crowned South West Dressage Champion

Alice Dressage ChampionIt was a successful summer for Alice (MIV) who enjoyed continued equestrian success during the summer.

Costa Rica Science trip - an experience of a lifetime!

Costa Rica Science TripThe first day of the summer holidays saw 12 girls from UV and LVI leave for an exciting 12-day adventure to Costa Rica. The itinerary chosen endeavoured to capture many of the various experiences that this Central American country had to offer: from fascinating biodiversity, beautiful scenery and adrenaline-fuelled activities.

Edinburgh Fringe performers praised as 'stars of the future'

Edinburgh Fringe 2017This year's Edinburgh Fringe Show was The Unravelling by Fin Kennedy; "in an urban fabric shop, a dying mother challenges her daughters to weave her the greatest tale, using nothing more than pieces of cloth. Little do they realise that their prize is far more than the shop itself – it is the power to write their own futures."

Lauren represents GB at the Millstreet International Horse Trials

Lauren at Millstreet

Over the summer Lauren (LVI) was selected to represent GB at Millstreet International Horse Trials in Ireland, as part of an under 18 Development squad.