An enterprising group of 6th Form students at saltash.net community school took advantage of a captive audience of parents to help raise the excellent sum of £225 for the charity ‘Help for Heroes’. Realising that the majority of parents would be in school to support their sons and daughters at the annual Academic Review Day, […]
It was another successful canteen theme day at saltash.net when on Thursday 7th February, a Chinese themed lunch was served to students and staff. There were many tempting treats on offer, prepared by canteen supervisor, Dawn Couch and her staff including Spring Rolls, Sweet & Sour Chicken and Red Thai Curry and the canteen had […]
Ex Plymouth Headteacher, Peter Reid, paid a special visit to saltash.net community school on February 7th to meet with students who raised hundreds of pounds last year for the ‘Room to Read’ charity. Recently returned from a visit to Nepal, where he had undertaken VSO for several years, Mr Reid shared with Year 11 students […]
In Africa’s rural areas, many poor families rely on their land to survive. But with such barren earth to farm and unreliable rains, they struggle to harvest enough food to stay healthy. Through a FARM-Africa goat project, 9DY & 9PA have helped transform life for a poor community. Farm Africa provide poor families with goats […]
saltash.net celebrates the fantastic news that it has won a competition to receive £135,000 investment from British Gas!
Being shortlisted for The Cornish Guardian’s British Gas Sustainable Energy Makeover, worth an amazing £135,000, was exciting enough, but when the school heard that it had won there were shrieks of delight and amazement! The school had worked extremely hard to bring the whole community on board to vote in the competition and its efforts […]
The online world is a wonderful place for young people to explore, with unprecedented opportunities for learning and creativity, but just like the real world there are risks and dangers they should be aware of and which we should all act to protect them from. As a school we encourage the use of technology as […]
This year Safer Internet Day falls on the 5th February, the theme will be online rights and responsibilities. As this is also review day, Mr Ledger will be running a presentation and activities every hour from 9am in the lecture theatre. Everyone is welcome! Want to know more about digital citizenship? What are your rights […]