A Midsummer Night’s Dream School production December 2012

A Midsummer Night’s Dream School production December 2012

Posted by on Dec 20, 2012 in News | No Comments

The dream is finally over and the magical forest has disappeared from the school hall. It was a challenge to do a Shakespeare play this year but all involved rose magnificently to that challenge and enjoyed the journey immensely. This resulted in a production of quality and style in which all of the students in […]

Autumn Term Newsletter

Autumn Term Newsletter

Posted by on Dec 19, 2012 in Newsletters | No Comments

You can now download the latest school newsletter

Amazing ICT enrichment visit

Amazing ICT enrichment visit

Posted by on Dec 17, 2012 in News | No Comments

On Tuesday 11th December, a large group of 6th Form A Level ICT students travelled to Bristol to visit Aardman Studios and the Pervasive Media Company buildings. The group, led by Mr Angus Reith, Head of ICT at saltash.net was given a unique opportunity to see first hand the amazingly creative ‘tour de force’ that […]

Rehearsals and ticket sales are hotting up for ‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream’

Rehearsals and ticket sales are hotting up for ‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream’

Posted by on Dec 12, 2012 in News | No Comments

Rehearsals and ticket sales are hotting up for our school production this year of Shakespeare’s ‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream’. This is an ambitious venture for us all, and the cast are rising to the challenge with their usual commitment and talent. The school hall is slowly being transformed into a magical forest in which anything […]

saltash.net teacher shines at worldwide awards!

saltash.net teacher shines at worldwide awards!

Posted by on Dec 12, 2012 in News | No Comments

Teachers from saltash.net community school Mr Dan Buckley (Deputy Head), Mr Ben Rowe (Head of Year 7) and Miss Katie Boothman (History Teacher) attended Microsoft’s Global Forum in Prague where  they were able to participate in a conference with educators from around the World. This truly fantastic Professional Development opportunity was also a vital asset […]

A Turtle’s Tail – and whole body

A Turtle’s Tail – and whole body

Posted by on Dec 7, 2012 in News | No Comments

It would be fair to say that when taught from a textbook, volume of a cone and sphere aren’t the most three dimensional of lessons, however that wasn’t the case when Enrichment Co-ordinator Mr Wieprecht’s pet turtle came to pay a visit to his top set Year 11 class. After spending time finding how to […]

Mechanics is a risky business in saltash.net department

Mechanics is a risky business in saltash.net department

Posted by on Dec 7, 2012 in News | No Comments

On Friday 16 November there were risk assessments a plenty flying round as student from a Mechanics class led by Key Stage 5 coordinator Gareth Jones embarked on a journey into the third dimension. Normally the biggest risk in an A-level classroom is answering a question wrong, but in this lesson, one mistake in the […]

Let the Ten Tors begin

Let the Ten Tors begin

Posted by on Dec 5, 2012 in News | No Comments

A group of Year Ten saltash.net students have recently commenced training for next year’s Ten Tors 35 mile challenge. Whilst the training so far has been classroom based the group managed to get out on to Craddock Moor (Minions) in November to do some practical training. The weather was in their favour – the sun shone […]