Enriching Geography Fieldtrip to Dartmoor

DartmoorOn Monday 11th June, as part of Enrichment Week, the LV (Year 10) girls studying Geography GCSE set off for Dartmoor on their fieldtrip. 

Exploration and fun on the Isle of Wight

Isle of WightOn 11th June, 27 very excited Year 8 girls (wearing bright purple hoodies) left Calne to go to the Isle of Wight. The sun shone all week and the girls took part in lots of interesting activities.

Girls study rocky shore Ecology on Biology Fieldtrip

Biology Field tripOn Thursday 14th June, 22 Year 12 biologists, accompanied by Mrs McKernan and Mrs Firth, went to Helwell Bay, Watchet on the North Devon coast to use their field techniques in studying the ecology of a rocky shore.

Girls enjoy a trip to Paultons Park

Paultons ParkOn Thursday 14th June, as part of Enrichment Week, the UIV (Year 9) went for a Computing trip to Paultons Park to investigate the IT and Science behind the rides and attractions.

Activity-packed week in the French Alps

As part of Enrichment Week, 32 UIV (Year 9) girls accompanied by Mr Cockett, Miss Sears, Mrs Wilkinson and Miss Cotsell spent five days in the stunning countryside outside Samoens in the French Alps. 

Girls get insight into reading French at Bristol University

Bristol UniversityOn Monday 11th June, the nine French A Level students went to Bristol University with Mrs Ross and Mrs Northcote-Green to find out a little more about studying Languages at university and what Bristol University had to offer. Recently Bristol has been a popular destination for Calne linguists, so we were excited to see why they had chosen it.

Girls get active in the Mendips

Mendips tripThe corridor of sunshine followed us throughout our trip to the Mendip Activity Centre, in Somerset (as part of the Enrichment Week activities). Half of the UIV (Year 9) joined forces with the LV (Year 10) and enjoyed our glamping in the new tented village.

Girls enjoy a stimulating trip to International Meditation Centre

RS Heddington tripOn Friday 8th June, the LIV (Year 7) enjoyed a visit to the International Meditation Centre, a Buddhist retreat in Heddington, near Calne.

Psychology students help at a local school

psychologyOn 6th June, the LVI (Year 12) Psychology students visited The Springfields Academy, a local school which aims to build successful and independent lives for young people with Special Educational needs.

Engaging 'NHS Day'

NHS dayOn Friday 8th June, the LVI (Year 12) girls were involved in an NHS Day, where we learnt about the history of the NHS and the problems that it faces.

Enriching Experience at Engineering Skills Camp

EDT Skills CampOver Half Term, Year 12 student, Vicky, had the opportunity to attend an Engineering Skills Camp in Oxford, run by The Engineering Development Trust (EDT).

 

Girls help to make Calne blooming beautiful

Calne in bloomToday (6th June), all the Year 7 girls were accompanied into Calne to plant up the flower planters with the local Town Council, as part of the 'Calne in Bloom' competition. 

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