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  • May 2013

  • Girls in Year 3 spent a day at Ryton Organic Gardens as part of their Science topic ‘Helping Plants Grow Well’. During the day the girls discovered more about gardening and growing in the garden areas at Ryton. They also visited garden trails, fruit gardens and orchards, themed gardens and the interactive Vegetable Kingdom exhibition.

    17 May 2013 | read more →
  • The girls in Year 1 set off excitedly for their trip to Thinktank, the Science Museum in Birmingham. Having learnt so much about Space in class they enjoyed going to the Planetarium to watch ‘The Star Who Could’. The girls then used their Science learning on Forces to investigate the new Science Garden. After lunch..

    12 May 2013 | read more →
  • Sixth Form Orchestra

    The Annual School Recital was again an excellent opportunity for musicians from Year 7 to the Sixth Form to showcase a piece of music that they are currently working on. Girls represented a range of instruments such as Cello, Piano, Flute, Voice, Violin and Viola, and performed pieces from Grade III to Grade VIII in..

    9 May 2013 | read more →
  • Girls and staff from the Senior School spent an action-packed week in the French Alps where they learnt to ski or, for those who had skied before, improved on their skills. The girls stayed in the resort of Alpe d’Huez and were surrounded by ski slopes and wonderful views across the mountains. They were divided..

    8 May 2013 | read more →
  • As an introduction to their topic on minibeasts, girls in Reception were delighted to visit Conkers to look at the habitats of these creatures and other small animals. On arrival the girls boarded a small train to take them on their search. They walked through the forest following the trails and saw squirrels, birds and..

    7 May 2013 | read more →
  • Alice Glover, Lucy Glover, Alice Mann and Sophie Stables won both the Medley and Freestyle relays at the Under 15 Bromsgrove Invitational Relays this week. The girls faced strong competition from the other schools taking part which included Repton, Bromsgrove and Headington. However they swam brilliantly to win their heats and secure their places in..

    1 May 2013 | read more →
  • April 2013

  • Isabella Nicholson, Elizabeth O’Connor, Francesca Pearson and Madison Thureen from Year 8 have succeeded in gaining first prize for the University Challenge, part of the Salters’ Festival of Chemistry. The girls competed against 15 other teams from schools across the Midlands at the Festival, held at the University of Birmingham. Their task was to identify..

    30 April 2013 | read more →
  • Six girls from the Senior School were invited to the Cross Country Awards Evening to represent the School and collect awards; Lauren Singleton, Abigail Lockington, Kate Lawley, Stephanie Beaumont, Katrina Davey and Alex Newbery attended the event held at Smithswood School. The results this year for Saint Martin’s were outstanding with two League wins, one..

    23 April 2013 | read more →
  • Girls from Year 8 assembled at School in the early hours of a Sunday morning to begin their week-long visit to Merville, France. The girls travelled by coach and then ferry and arrived at their destination by late afternoon local time. Their first task was to watch the local TV weather forecast. The first full..

    22 April 2013 | read more →
  • March 2013

  • Catherine and Sarah O’Connor, twin sisters from the Sixth Form, had the rare opportunity to play a concerto with the Solihull Symphony Orchestra last Saturday in Shirley Methodist Church. The girls performed the “Concerto for two flutes in G major” by Domenico Cimerosa as part of the Symphony Orchestra series of the “Rising Stars” concerts..

    22 March 2013 | read more →

School Calendar

  • 2 Apr
    D of E Gold Expedition Training departs
  • 4 Apr
    D of E Gold Expedition Training returns
  • 16 Apr
    D of E Silver Navigation Exercise
  • 17 Apr
    Summer Term begins
  • 18 Apr
    Year 5 & Year 6 – PGL, Winmarleigh Hall departs