Post 16 pathways evening opens doors for students

Post 16 pathways evening opens doors for students

Posted by on Feb 20, 2018 in News | No Comments

On Wednesday 7th February saltash.net was delighted to invite over thirty organisations: colleges, universities, training providers, the military and other companies and organisations to our Post 16 pathways evening to set up stands and meet with parents and students. We had a record amount of students from years 9-13 and parents attend on the evening […]

Sixth Form students tackle climate change

Sixth Form students tackle climate change

Posted by on Feb 20, 2018 in News | No Comments

Year 13 students at saltash.net recently spent the day debating global solutions to climate change as part of a Mock United Nations Super Learning Day. The students represented twelve different nations – ranging in size from The Maldives to China – with each team fighting the corner of their chosen nation whilst trying to negotiate […]

Saltash.net launches Children’s University Passport initiative

Saltash.net launches Children’s University Passport initiative

Posted by on Feb 14, 2018 in News | No Comments

We were thrilled to see so many of our Year 7’s and their parents attending the Children’s University Passport scheme launch evening, where they were treated to cream teas and goodie bags. They all left inspired by Year 12 student George Seymour who talked about the importance of taking opportunities, as well as the skills […]

Year 11 students thrive with Exeter Chiefs in front of BBC cameras

Year 11 students thrive with Exeter Chiefs in front of BBC cameras

Posted by on Feb 2, 2018 in News | No Comments

A group of Year 11 students at saltash.net recently spent a day with the Exeter Chiefs, as part of the ‘Try for Change’ project, which develops employability skills through rugby. The students have been part of the project for the last ten weeks, developing their skills through weekly visits by coaches from Plymouth Sports Charity. […]

Year 7 students improve analytical reading with Skern Lodge residential

Year 7 students improve analytical reading with Skern Lodge residential

Posted by on Jan 31, 2018 in News | No Comments

Fifteen lucky Year 7 students were chosen to take part in an adventurous residential trip aimed at improving their analytical English reading skills.  On Monday 15 January the group, along with Miss Halliday and Mr Hodson, travelled up to Bideford to spend three days at the wonderful Skern Lodge. On the first day the pupils […]

50 Year 8 students experience Science showcase at Plymouth University

50 Year 8 students experience Science showcase at Plymouth University

Posted by on Jan 30, 2018 in News | No Comments

Saltash.net students had an amazing morning at the Science showcase at Plymouth University, experiencing all things science and technology. As part of the Plymouth University Children’s passport scheme, saltash.net was invited to bring 50 students along to the University; 50 Y8 students were the lucky chosen ones. They sampled a range of activities within the […]

Little Shop of Horrors – tickets available!

Little Shop of Horrors – tickets available!

Posted by on Jan 29, 2018 in News | No Comments

There are still a few tickets left for performances of Little Shop of Horrors this week! These can be purchased from reception and paid for by cash or cheque.

Saltash.net students impress in Youth Speaks

Saltash.net students impress in Youth Speaks

Posted by on Jan 29, 2018 in News | No Comments

On Wednesday 17th January, the intermediate and senior Youth Speaks teams began this year’s competition with the first round, held at saltash.net. Organised by the Rotary Club, Youth Speaks offers students a chance to present on a topic of their choice, where students must deliver their topic following the competition’s outline. This year Saltash.net saw two […]

Saltash.net’s under-16 girls team claim county championship

Saltash.net’s under-16 girls team claim county championship

Posted by on Jan 26, 2018 in News | No Comments

Saltash.net community school’s under-16 girls football team were crowned county champions on Thursday 25 January, after a tense final in Bodmin which saw them emerge victorious against Penryn College. Nothing could separate the two sides, with the game remaining goalless, even after extra time. The game was settled with the dreaded penalty shootout. The score […]

Saltash.net teams up with Plymouth Raiders and Marjon University

Saltash.net teams up with Plymouth Raiders and Marjon University

Posted by on Jan 19, 2018 in News | No Comments

In the last week of term, a select group of Year 11 students were given the opportunity to burn off some Christmas excitement by taking part in a basketball and creative writing day, run by the English department in partnership with Plymouth Raiders and Marjon University. The students were given a morning session of basketball […]