Wheelchair Challenge

Wheelchair Challenge

Posted on Feb 10, 2016 in News | No Comments

saltash.net community school decided to challenge their high ability and high performance PE students by offering them an experience they would never have attempted before. A wheelchair basketball session was organised via Plymouth Storm Wheel Chair Basketball Club, with Aaron coaching all 44 students for an hour’s experience each. This was done to enable the […]

saltash.net community school students always a safe BETT!

saltash.net community school students always a safe BETT!

Posted on Feb 4, 2016 in News | No Comments

Once again, it was by invitation that students from saltash.net community school, this year for the first time accompanied by students from Landulph Primary School, led the way at the international technology in education show (BETT) in London. On Monday 18th January, Amy Donovan and Jack Wickham from Year 10 represented the views of UK […]

Cornwall Manufacturers Group donate 3D Printer to saltash.net

Cornwall Manufacturers Group donate 3D Printer to saltash.net

Posted on Jan 22, 2016 in News | No Comments

saltash.net community school was thrilled to receive a 3D Printer which had been donated by the Cornwall Manufacturers’ Group to further enhance Engineering and Design and Technology provision. The school has already invested in one 3D Printer during the school year 2014-15, but it was proving so popular, especially with students studying for their GCSE […]

Sports Personality of the Year 2015-16

Sports Personality of the Year 2015-16

Posted on Jan 22, 2016 in News | No Comments

The Sports Personality of the Year for 2015-16 at saltash.net community school is Ryan Winfield. Now studying for his A Levels in the 6th Form, Ryan’s outstanding contribution to PE and games at the school resulted in his nomination for the Pip Miller Memorial Award, donated by ex-governor, Ken Martin in memory of his wife. […]

Fantastic Fundraising at saltash.net

Posted on Jan 22, 2016 in News | No Comments

Over £1,000 was raised during the second half of the Autumn Term for a range of charitable efforts thanks to generous and compassionate students and staff at saltash.net community school. Year 12 students, Amber Pritchard and Shannon Reed, organised a sponsored row in the 6th Form Day Room, enlisting the help of their peers to […]

Carol Concert

Carol Concert

Posted on Jan 14, 2016 in News | No Comments

The annual saltash.net year 7 Carol Concert took place on the last day of the Autumn Term, Friday 18th December, in St Stephen’s Church which was packed to capacity with all 240 year 7 students along with their family and friends. Organised by the school’s Performing Arts department under the leadership of Mrs Emily Venner, […]

Celebration Lunch

Celebration Lunch

Posted on Jan 14, 2016 in News | No Comments

The Celebration Lunch for the Autumn Term at saltash.net took place on Wednesday 16th December and, appropriately, had a Christmas Dinner theme. Fifty students from across years 7-13 had been selected by their Heads of Year as deserving of an extra-special award for a wide range of reasons. Assistant Headteacher, Mr Bond, who organises the […]

6th Form Presentation Evening 2015

6th Form Presentation Evening 2015

Posted on Jan 13, 2016 in News | No Comments

The annual 6th Form presentation evening at saltash.net community school took place on Thursday 17th December and was attended by a very large number of ex Year 13 students with their family and friends, as well as many teachers and support staff all wanting to add their congratulations to an outstanding year group. Headteacher, Mrs […]

Sixth Formers taught to ‘spot the sharks’

Sixth Formers taught to ‘spot the sharks’

Posted on Jan 11, 2016 in News | No Comments

Sixth Form students at saltash.net community school have been learning about the dangers and impact of illegal loan sharks, as part of a push by Trading Standards to highlight the risks that such money lenders pose. A liaison officer from the Trading Standards’ Illegal Money Lending Team spoke to both year 12 and year 13 […]

‘Annie’:  Always work with children and dogs!

‘Annie’: Always work with children and dogs!

Posted on Dec 18, 2015 in News | No Comments

‘Annie’, the Broadway musical based upon the popular Harold Gray comic strip ‘Little Orphan Annie’ with music by Charles Strouse and lyrics by Martin Charmin, was the whole school production chosen by saltash.net community school for 2015. Set in 1930s New York during the Great Depression, brave young Annie, played with remarkable skill and talent […]