Girls visit Auschwitz with Holocaust Educational Trust

Auschwitz visitAt the end of February, two LVI (Year 12) girls participated in an independently organised trip to Auschwitz-Birkenau, Poland. 

Girls investigate 'Black Box Circuits'

Black Box Circuits We have been fortunate enough this week to partner with King Edward's School (KES), Bath and borrow their equipment to investigate 'Black Box Circuits'. 

Girls enjoy fascinating lecture by Dr Paul Prescott

Dr Prescott LectureOn the evening of Tuesday 27th February, it was our very great pleasure to welcome Dr Paul Prescott to chapel to deliver his lecture on Hamlet. Dr Prescott is the Associate Professor of English and Comparative Studies at the University of Warwick and has recently been working on the National Theatre's production of Macbeth, starring Rory Kinnear, opening next week.

Girls' Charity Week raises £6,000 for Operation Smile

charity weekOur Charity Week (in aid of Operation Smile) kicked off to a brilliant and humorous start with the comedians’ performances on the night of Monday 19th February. 

A fun weekend of Socials!

Radley SocialThe girls from St Prisca's, St Cecilia's, Gibbins and Joyce Walters Houses all enjoyed socials over the weekend of 24th February. 

Alumnae enjoy ten-year reunion in London

ten year reunionFor the second year running, we held our Ten-Year Reunion drinks for St Mary's Calne leavers at the Orange Brewery in Pimlico, London.

Company Supper sees some perfect pairs!

Osmund Company SupperThe girls and staff from Osmund Company came together on Wednesday 21st February for a wonderful evening of dressing up and dancing.

James Shone - A Remarkable Man

James ShoneOn the evening of Tuesday 20th February, we were treated to a brilliant talk by James Shone; to call it inspiring would be an understatement.

Educational Conference on Mental Health and Resilience

Resilience ConferenceAt St Mary’s we recognise that good Emotional Health is a key factor in developing pupils' positive wellbeing.

Super Soapbox Challenge

Soapbox ChallengeOn Friday 9th February, as part of Enrichment Week, the LIV and MIV Forms went to top hall to take part in the Soapbox Challenge.

LVI Form Careers Conference: Inspiring Women

LVI Careers Conference 2018On Wednesday 7th February, we hosted our annual LVI Form Careers Conference, Inspiring Women. Representing a wide range of professions: Bola Adesola (Banking & Finance), Lynne Copp (Entrepreneurship), Penny Madden QC (Law), Lucy Newcombe (Marketing & Communications), Lt Col Linda Orr (Medicine & the Military), Maureen Scott (Technology) and Zoe Souter (Fashion), our guests very generously took time out of their busy schedules to talk to the girls about their own experiences of life in the workplace.