St Mary's Calne Science Department wins national STEM competition

  • 20 April 2017

The Science Department was delighted to find out over Easter that Mrs Jan McKernan's 3D model display board of the Fluid Mosaic Model had won first prize in a national STEM classroom display competition.

St Mary’s Calne supports the Armed Forces Fund through World Film Premiere

  • 24 March 2017

St Mary’s Calne hopes to have raised over £3,000 for the Armed Forces Fund by donating approximately 50% of the tickets sold for this charity to the premiere of the film 'Another Mother’s Son' starring Jenny Seagrove, Ronan Keating and others.

St Mary's Calne celebrates British Science Week in style

  • 22 March 2017

On 13th March, as part of our full week of activities for British Science Week, we were delighted to welcome Professor Alice Roberts, who spoke to the girls on 'The Human Journey'. Over 700 people in the community were involved in our other events.

Yayoi Kusama's Obliteration Room

St Mary's Calne girl scoops prize in Art Documentary Film Making Competition

  • 03 March 2017

Congratulations to Alice Wade (Lower Sixth) who has won second prize in the SPoKE Art Documentary Competition 2017 with her fascinating short film about artist, Yayoi Kusama's, Obliteration Room.

St Mary's Calne Tops A Level League Table

  • 31 January 2017

St Mary’s Calne pupils are delighted to have come top of the Wiltshire Schools’ A Level 2016 League Table, published online by The Telegraph on 19th January 2017, which is based on data published by the Department for Education (DfE) in

Girls at St Mary's Calne help to smash Guinness World Record

  • 18 December 2016

On the evening of 3rd December, the girls from School House, St Cecilia's and St Prisca's dressed up as angels and shepherds to participate in Calne's attempt to break the Guinness World Record for the largest live Nativity gathering!

Wonderful concert celebrates the life and music of Sir David Willcocks

  • 28 November 2016

St Mary’s Calne was proud to host a memorial concert to celebrate the life and music of Sir David Willcocks CBE, MC at Salisbury Cathedral on 20th November, along with visiting Prep School Choirs.

Equestrian Triumph for St Mary's Calne at the NSEA Championships

  • 21 November 2016

St Mary's Calne's equestrians enjoyed a fantastic few days at the NSEA Championships at Addington Manor, with team placings and with Lila becoming the 1.05m individual ShowJumping Champion!

Memorial Concert announced to celebrate the life of Sir David Willcocks CBE MC

  • 08 July 2016

St Mary’s Calne is delighted to announce a memorial concert celebrating the life and music of Sir David Willcocks. The event will be held at Salisbury Cathedral on November 20th 2016, and will be hosted by Petroc Trewlany of BBC Radio 3.

St Mary's Calne sisters win international Kroto Prize

  • 09 June 2016

Alice and Clara (UV Form) from St Mary's Calne have won the University of Sheffield's prestigious Prize for Innovative Use of Technology in Science Learning.

St Mary's Calne girl selected for U19 England Lacrosse Squad

  • 12 May 2016

St Mary's Calne girl, Amelia, is delighted at having been selected for three National Lacrosse tournaments for England this August, at the tender age of just 15! 

Girls make their debuts for England Lacrosse Team!

  • 12 May 2016

The lacrosse Home Internationals took place recently, hosted this year by England at the Surrey Sports Park in Guildford. St Mary's LVI girls Iona and Jemima made their debuts for their country playing for the England U19 B Team in the Junior B Tournament.

St Mary's Calne Fundraising Evening of Song & Swing

  • 07 March 2016

St Mary's Calne is delighted to announce this third concert as part of our Cantabile Series in aid of The Armed Forces Fund.

300 St Mary's Calne uniforms find new homes with Kenyan pupils

  • 04 December 2015

After five years of dogged determination, we are delighted to report that over 300 St Mary's Calne uniforms have now all reached their final destination - the Neighbourhood School in Engoshura, near Nakuru. The Neighbourhood School has 98 pupils; and most families earn less than $1 per day.

St Mary's Calne Headmistress wins prestigious GSA Award

  • 30 November 2015

The Girls' Schools Association (GSA) this week awarded its annual 'Sheila Cooper Award' to Dr Felicia Kirk, Headmistress at St Mary's Calne, Wiltshire.

International Tenor adjudicates magical evening of Song at St Mary's Calne

  • 27 November 2015

We were delighted to welcome International Tenor, Mark Le Brocq, to adjudicate the Finalists' Concert of the inaugural Bryn Terfel Song Prize on 20th November. Operatic star Bryn Terfel has created this unique award to recognise the vocal excellence at St Mary's Calne.

Sir Antony Gormley awards prize

  • 17 November 2015

From 3rd to 5th November, St Mary's Calne celebrated the Art of girls past, present and future and were privileged to welcome Sir Antony Gormley, who awarded a special prize for best piece of work by a senior girl.

Lecture by Dan Snow

  • 12 October 2015

On Tuesday 6th October, the popular historian and broadcaster Dan Snow gave a lecture to girls in the Sixth Form on history's importance today using historical events from the Napoleonic Wars to the Falkland's War.

London Art Exhibition

  • 04 October 2015

St Mary's Calne is delighted to be hosting its second London Art Exhibition - PAST, PRESENT, FUTURE - at the 20th Century Theatre, Notting Hill.

Sparkling set of GCSE results for St Mary's Calne

  • 20 August 2015

Girls at St Mary's Calne are celebrating following their outstanding GCSE Level results, with over three quarters of all entries graded A*-A and 95% A*-B.

Fabulous Evening with Rory Bremner

  • 20 May 2015

St Mary's Calne hosted An Evening with Rory Bremner, exploring 'who really runs the country and how?' The event waaised almost £18,500 for the Capital Projects Fund.