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Photos/Video: Saltus Students Race Model Cars

Photos/Video: Saltus Students Race Model Cars

SGY1 students at Saltus Grammar School spent part of their afternoon today [June 27] racing the Formula One model cars they have been busy designing and building in their Design and Technology Class.DT Head Philip Heap says: “These SGY1 students are following a Design and Manufacturing course that includes Product Design, Engineering, Interior Design... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Student App Developer Winners

Photos & Video: Student App Developer Winners

The winners of the Digicel Business & BTC Saltus App Development competition have been announced, with Ellie Dunleavy being named as the overall winner. Additional winners included Ryan Topple and William Welden in second and third place, respectively, as well as Emma Mayer, Maya Malpas, Willian Welch, and Isabella Murdoch. The competition, which... Read more of this article

Saltus Appoint Deryn Lavell as Head Of School

Saltus Appoint Deryn Lavell as Head Of School

Saltus Grammar School has appointed Deryn Lavell as its new Head of School and she will start in the summer of 2017. Ms. Lavell is the current Head of The Bishop Strachan School [BSS], in Toronto, a role she has held since 2009. Her previous roles at BSS include Vice Principal of International Programs/Assistant Head, Institutional Advancement and Principal... Read more of this article

Hardy Pickering: Succeed As You Really Want To

Hardy Pickering: Succeed As You Really Want To

“You don’t succeed because you’re the smartest, or the strongest, or the fastest, or the prettiest, you succeed because you really want to,” Hamilton Re’s Chief Financial Officer Vanessa Hardy Pickering told Saltus’ graduating class. Ms Hardy Pickering — who was among the first female students when Saltus went co-ed 25... Read more of this article

54 Students Graduate From Saltus Grammar

54 Students Graduate From Saltus Grammar

Perseverance and a ‘can do’ attitude are key if people are going to put failure behind them and lead a successful life. That was a key message to the Saltus Grammar School class of 2016 as they celebrated their graduation at a packed ceremony at the Anglican Cathedral last night [June 2]. Fifty-four students graduated – two will take a gap... Read more of this article

Saltus Grammar School Turns To Solar Power

Saltus Grammar School Turns To Solar Power

Energy costs at Saltus Grammar School are set to plummet as it embarks on a project to harness the power of the sun and become even more environmentally conscious. This summer the school will install 212 SunPower panels which will produce approximately 100,000kWhs per year and supply energy to the main building. According to Tim Madeiros, whose company... Read more of this article

Canadian Accreditors “Impressed With School”

Canadian Accreditors “Impressed With School”

Canadian accreditors inspecting Saltus Grammar School were “very impressed with the total school environment”, according to Head of School Ted Staunton. Although the school has not seen the full report, the Canadian Accredited Independent Schools Accreditation Committee [CAIS], which has just finished its inspection, has confirmed that Saltus was... Read more of this article

Saltus Holds Special Assembly For Ceci Wollman

Saltus Holds Special Assembly For Ceci Wollman

She may have qualified for the Olympics and been selected to race for Bermuda in the Red Bull Youth America’s Cup, but like any student Ceci Wollman still has exams to take. This week, the Saltus Grammar School student will sit down with her class mates and take her Advanced Placement [AP] exams with the hope of doing well enough to be accepted into... Read more of this article

Bermuda Container Line Donates To Saltus

Bermuda Container Line Donates To Saltus

Bermuda Container Line Ltd recently made a donation to Saltus Grammar School, which allowed for the school’s students to participate in the Bermuda Sloop Foundation’s youth at sea learning program. A spokesperson said, “Bermuda Container Line Ltd presented a cheque to Mrs. Anna Ridgeway, Enrichment Coordinator and Teacher of History at... Read more of this article

Alpha Beautillion Profile: Alfred “Trey” Maybury III

Alpha Beautillion Profile: Alfred “Trey” Maybury III

In the second in a series of profiles of the young men competing in this year’s Alpha Beautillion, we spotlight Saltus Grammar School student Alfred Eugene “Trey” Maybury III. His profile, courtesy of the Alphas, says: “Alfred Eugene [“Trey”] Maybury III was born in the early hours of November 19, 1999, at the King Edward VII Memorial... Read more of this article

Saltus ‘Pink Grub Day’ Raises $1,708 For BCHC

Saltus ‘Pink Grub Day’ Raises $1,708 For BCHC

Saltus Grammar School held a ‘Pink Grub Day’ in February in connection with the production of “Legally Blonde,” with a donation bucket on site allowing the school to make a generous donation to a worthy cause on the island. In all, the event raised $1,708, with the Bermuda Cancer & Health Centre to benefit from the school’s... Read more of this article

Saltus Hosts One Of World’s Biggest Fundraisers

Saltus Hosts One Of World’s Biggest Fundraisers

Saltus Grammar School was one of the biggest St Baldrick’s fundraisers worldwide, according to the charity’s website. Of every event held last Friday’s to raise money – it was ranked as the seventh biggest fundraiser. The school has so far raised more than $226,000 – taking it over the $1m mark for the total amount raised since it started... Read more of this article

Photos: Students Shave Heads For St. Baldrick’s

Photos: Students Shave Heads For St. Baldrick’s

[Updated] More than 100 people had their heads shaved today [March 18] at Saltus Grammar School in order to raise funds for childhood cancer research funded by the St. Baldrick’s Foundation, including scores of Primary and Secondary students, teachers and a number of parents. In addition, several people had their hair cut donated their hair to Locks... Read more of this article