Tag: Saltus Grammar School

BISA Formed By Independent School Heads

BISA Formed By Independent School Heads

At their meeting on September 22, 2014, the Heads of the Independent Schools in Bermuda formally agreed upon the formation of a new organization to be known as the Bermuda Independent Schools Association [BISA]. Linda Parker – Bermuda High School, Maggie McCorkell – Warwick Academy, Dr. Lois Tucker – Bermuda Institute, Peter Harding... Read more of this article

All Govt Schools To Close At 1.30pm On Thurs

All Govt Schools To Close At 1.30pm On Thurs

BHS, Saltus, MSA, Warwick Academy, Somersfield Academy, Bermuda Institute and Berkeley Institute will all be closed on Thursday [Oct 16] and Friday [Oct 17], while the other Government schools will close at 1.30pm on Thursday. Bermuda College will close at 1pm on Thurday. As we are forecast to be getting battered by hurricane force winds on Friday,... Read more of this article

Hurricane Threat Affects Football Tournament

Hurricane Threat Affects Football Tournament

[Updated] The threat of approaching Hurricane Gonzalo has forced some changes to the upcoming Canadian Accredited Independent Schools [CAIS] football tournament, scheduled to start on Thursday [Oct 16]. Organisers will hold a truncated tournament starting tomorrow [Oct 15] and end on Thursday evening. Games will be played throughout the day and the... Read more of this article

Video: Saltus To Host International Tournament

Video: Saltus To Host International Tournament

Saltus Grammar School is set to host a football tournament on October 16th–18th, with over 20 teams from overseas scheduled to attend, bringing hundreds of visitors to the island. Games will be played at the the National Sports Centre field, the Bermuda Football Association field, Bermuda Athletic Association field and Saltus field. The opening ceremony... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Saltus School Swimming Gala

Photos & Video: Saltus School Swimming Gala

Saltus held their Annual Secondary Department Inter-House Swim Meet yesterday [Sept 25], the first sports event of the academic year.With the swimmers being enthusiastically cheered on Darrell House just managed to maintain their grip on the Inter-House ‘Amos’ Cup, with victory in the final relay giving them the championship [151 points]. Saltus... Read more of this article

Video: Saltus Remembers Alumni Lost On 9/11

Video: Saltus Remembers Alumni Lost On 9/11

[Updated with video] Thirteen years ago today [Sept 11], the 9/11 attacks took place, with hijackers intentionally crashing two planes, American Airlines Flight 11 and United Airlines Flight 175, into the twin towers of the World Trade Center in New York City. Hijackers crashed a third flight, American Airlines Flight 77, into the Pentagon in Arlington,... Read more of this article

Video: Saltus Staff’s ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Video: Saltus Staff’s ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Saltus students started the new academic year today [Sept 2], and to mark the day and to emphasize the importance of making a contribution to society wherever possible, school head Claire Charlemagne, and deputy heads Chris Latimer and Jon Beard accepted the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge from Admissions Director Amanda Skinner.The Ice Bucket Challenge phenomenon... Read more of this article

Saltus Achieves 100% IGCSE Pass Rate

Saltus Achieves 100% IGCSE Pass Rate

Saltus Grammar School has revealed that the school achieved a 100 per cent pass rate in this year’s IGCSE exams, with 14 students receiving four or more A* grades. A spokesperson said, “The exams were taken by 122 students from grades 10 and 11 and all 122 students passed the exams. Fourteen students received at least four A* grades, with Mahir... Read more of this article

Saltus Celebrates 40 Years Of AP Students

Saltus Celebrates 40 Years Of AP Students

This year, Saltus Grammar School celebrated 40 years of offering Advanced Placement [AP] courses and exams, and the class of 2014 was another success story for the school. 65 students from both the Junior and Senior Years sat these demanding exams, and more than 70 percent achieved grades that would allow them credit in their first-year of university. A... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Saltus Formula 1 Racing Trials

Photos & Video: Saltus Formula 1 Racing Trials

Saltus Grammar School students raced custom designed mini-cars earlier this week in a session that served as initial practice for entry into the Formula One Schools Challenge, a competition that sees more than 40 countries around the world participate. In 2013, Saltus Grammar School invested, thanks to a generous donation from Trustee Emeritus Mr.... Read more of this article


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