#WorldBookDay2018

Feb 23, 2018 | No Comments
#WorldBookDay2018

Thursday 1st March is #WorldBookDay2018 and saltash.net would like students to mark the occasion by dressing as book characters with a teamwork theme! There will be competitions and activities in the library throughout the day to enjoy! All students will receive a World Book Day voucher, which you can exchange in book shops for a special World Book Day […]

‘Try for Change’ rugby students enjoy royal meeting at Twickenham

Feb 22, 2018 | No Comments
‘Try for Change’ rugby students enjoy royal meeting at Twickenham

A group of Year 11 students at saltash.net recently spent a day with the Exeter Chiefs, as part of the ‘Try for Change’ project, which develops employability skills through rugby. A BBC Sport Relief film crew was present, and England Rugby have released a short video with footage from the day. The students offer their […]

World famous Pennywell miniature pigs born at saltash.net

Feb 21, 2018 | No Comments
World famous Pennywell miniature pigs born at saltash.net

Saltash.net community school is delighted to announce that Charlotte, one of Pennywell Farm’s world famous miniature pigs who is on loan at the school, has given birth to nine healthy piglets. Charlotte, who was bred at Pennywell Farm, arrived at the school shortly before Christmas, and staff and students have eagerly waited for her to […]

Post 16 pathways evening opens doors for students

Feb 20, 2018 | No Comments
Post 16 pathways evening opens doors for students

On Wednesday 7th February saltash.net was delighted to invite over thirty organisations: colleges, universities, training providers, the military and other companies and organisations to our Post 16 pathways evening to set up stands and meet with parents and students. We had a record amount of students from years 9-13 and parents attend on the evening […]

Sixth Form students tackle climate change

Feb 20, 2018 | No Comments
Sixth Form students tackle climate change

Year 13 students at saltash.net recently spent the day debating global solutions to climate change as part of a Mock United Nations Super Learning Day. The students represented twelve different nations – ranging in size from The Maldives to China – with each team fighting the corner of their chosen nation whilst trying to negotiate […]

Saltash.net launches Children’s University Passport initiative

Feb 14, 2018 | No Comments
Saltash.net launches Children’s University Passport initiative

We were thrilled to see so many of our Year 7’s and their parents attending the Children’s University Passport scheme launch evening, where they were treated to cream teas and goodie bags. They all left inspired by Year 12 student George Seymour who talked about the importance of taking opportunities, as well as the skills […]

SMART Director vacancy

Feb 5, 2018 | No Comments
SMART Director vacancy

Find below, or download here, details on a Director vacancy for SMART.

Super Learning Day – Thursday 8th February reminder

Feb 5, 2018 | No Comments
Super Learning Day – Thursday 8th February reminder

Reminder: Thursday is saltash.net’s first Super Learning Day. Students are off timetable for the day, and it is non-uniform! Year 7 will be have their Review Day, with the rest of school taking part in year group specific events or sessions.

Year 11 students thrive with Exeter Chiefs in front of BBC cameras

Feb 2, 2018 | No Comments
Year 11 students thrive with Exeter Chiefs in front of BBC cameras

A group of Year 11 students at saltash.net recently spent a day with the Exeter Chiefs, as part of the ‘Try for Change’ project, which develops employability skills through rugby. The students have been part of the project for the last ten weeks, developing their skills through weekly visits by coaches from Plymouth Sports Charity. […]