A ‘Polished’ Performance!

A ‘Polished’ Performance!

Posted by on Jul 28, 2014 in News | No Comments

On Monday 16th June, saltash.net English department hosted a visit by nine Polish teachers, funded by the European Commission Lifelong Learning Programme, who were exploring pedagogies and practice with regards to teaching English. They visited a range of lessons to get a feel for the ways the school not only delivers curriculum content, but also […]

Prestigious Parliamentary Reception

Prestigious Parliamentary Reception

Posted by on Jul 8, 2014 in News | No Comments

To honour this year’s National Teaching Award regional winners, a prestigious parliamentary reception was held in Westminster during the afternoon of Tuesday 24th June. Hosted by Reading West MP, Alok Sharma, the event celebrated the many successes and achievements of the teaching and support staff who were all Silver Award winners in 2014. Making the […]

Year 11 Prom

Year 11 Prom

Posted by on Jul 7, 2014 in News | No Comments

The annual Year 11 Prom for students from saltash.net community school was this year held on Thursday 3rd July at Boringdon Golf and Country Club. A large crowd of family and friends gathered to welcome the students, cheering and clapping the fantastic modes of transport, which ranged from vintage cars to giant diggers. The Prom […]

saltash.net Digital Champions run ‘Tech Coffee Morning’

saltash.net Digital Champions run ‘Tech Coffee Morning’

Posted by on Jul 7, 2014 in News | No Comments

Tech-savvy students at saltash.net have been involved in running a ‘Tech Coffee Morning’ to help members of the community get the most from their digital devices. As part of the BT Digital Champions initiative, Head of ICT Angus Reith looked to the student population to provide the skills necessary to coach attendees in all things […]

Radio Gaga

Radio Gaga

Posted by on Jul 7, 2014 in News | No Comments

  National Teaching Awards Regional Winner 2014 for the Outstanding Use of Technology in Education, Scott Wieprecht, recounts his visit to Radio Cornwall. ‘On Tuesday 3rd June I had the pleasure of being invited to talk to BBC Radio Cornwall about my recent silver National Teaching Award. Luckily, I didn’t really think enough about it […]