Interim Newsletter March 2015

Interim Newsletter March 2015

Posted by on Mar 31, 2015 in Newsletters | No Comments

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Fun and engaging learning at saltash.net

Fun and engaging learning at saltash.net

Posted by on Mar 27, 2015 in News | No Comments

Students from across years 7-13 participated in an exciting and varied Spring Term Theme Day on Wednesday 25th March at saltash.net.  Director of Creativity, Amy Feldwick, assisted by Head of Art, Jim Romain, organised another excellent day of enrichment opportunities, designed to help all students continue to build and develop their SECRET skills.  The SECRET […]

‘Bandslam’ concert is hugely entertaining

‘Bandslam’ concert is hugely entertaining

Posted by on Mar 27, 2015 in News | No Comments

Saltash.net’s reputation for developing students’ musical talents was definitely enhanced at the recent Bandslam concert.  Organised by Head of Music, Emily Venner, ably supported by teacher of Music, Nicola Silvester, the concert showcased an eclectic mix of musical styles, enabling students from across years 7-13 to perform to a packed hall and very appreciative audience. […]

Paralympian Steve Brown back at saltash.net

Paralympian Steve Brown back at saltash.net

Posted by on Mar 27, 2015 in News | No Comments

  Such was the success of having paralympian, Steve Brown, as guest of honour for the school’s GCSE presentation evening back in November, saltash.net invited him back to spend a whole day with staff and students during the Spring Term.  Steve came into school on Friday 13th March and students from across years 7-13 all […]

Easter Revision Sessions 2015

Easter Revision Sessions 2015

Posted by on Mar 25, 2015 in Notices | No Comments

This is the timetable for revision sessions over the Easter holidays. You will be able to get more details from each individual subject teacher regarding the format and content of the sessions.

First for Gold!

First for Gold!

Posted by on Mar 24, 2015 in News | No Comments

Year 7 students receiving their first Gold Commendation is always a very special occasion at saltash.net. This year, Will Hunt and Lauren Davies shared the honour.  Will, who came to saltash.net from St Stephens Primary school and Lauren who previously attended Weston Mill Primary school, showed that they had made an excellent start at secondary […]

Year 8 Parents’ Surgery – Thursday 23 April 2015

Year 8 Parents’ Surgery – Thursday 23 April 2015

Posted by on Mar 18, 2015 in Notices | No Comments

The Year 8 Parents’ Surgery is on Thursday 23 April 2015 between 4.00pm and 6.30pm and you are warmly invited to join us to discuss your child’s progress. This is an important time in the academic life of your child and the evening provides the perfect opportunity for you to find out exactly what needs […]

Students enlighten Richard Branson on the future of technology!

Students enlighten Richard Branson on the future of technology!

Posted by on Mar 16, 2015 in News | No Comments

Last week, two students from saltash.net community school in Cornwall were among a group of only 8 from across the UK to meet with Sir Richard Branson, and let him know exactly where they think technology in education needs to go. The students are part of a new initiative in the ‘Generation Tech’ project, and […]

Opening Keynote at the BYTE conference in Manitoba Canada

Opening Keynote at the BYTE conference in Manitoba Canada

Posted by on Mar 16, 2015 in News | No Comments

  Deputy Headteacher at saltash.net, Dan Buckley, received a warm welcome from teachers and school leaders in the annual BYTE conference which was this year held in the Brandon School District of Manitoba in Canada.  Nearly 1000 teachers attended in person with many more connecting through the live video stream to the more remote parts […]

‘Skiing the dream in St Anton’

‘Skiing the dream in St Anton’

Posted by on Mar 16, 2015 in News | No Comments

Forty staff and students from saltash.net community school travelled to St Anton am Arlberg in the Austrian Tyrol for a week’s skiing over the February half term holiday.  Described as the ‘Cradle of Alpine Skiing’ and a ‘snowy paradise of the highest calibre’, the team enjoyed superb weather and perfect piste conditions. The students made […]