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  • May 2013

  • 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 →
  • Saint Martin’s has been congratulated by the British Council on our success in the International School Award. The School has been praised for its outstanding commitment to “…sharing and disseminating the creative and innovative international dimensions of teaching and learning…” To read more about the International School award’s schemes and activities visit the website www.britishcouncil.org/schoolsonline

    21 March 2013 | read more →
  • At the end of the Spring Term there was much excitement as the new baby grand piano, kindly donated by the Parents’ Association, arrived on site

    20 March 2013 | read more →

School Calendar

  • 20 May
    Year 6 Bikeability Week
  • 21 May
    Year 3 Trip to Botanical Gardens
  • 22 May
    ABRSM Music Examinations
  • 23 May
    Year 2 Assembly
  • 24 May
    End of half term