Primary students explore Asian cultures in International Languages Day at saltash.net

Primary students explore Asian cultures in International Languages Day at saltash.net

Posted by on Feb 10, 2017 in News | No Comments

Saltash.net was very proud to host our second annual International Languages Day on Monday 6 February. Pupils from eight of our primary partners (Landulph, Bishop Cornish, Brunel, St Germans, Sir Robert Geffery’s, Burraton and Dobwalls) joined us for the day to celebrate the Chinese New Year as well as discover Asian cultures and languages. As […]

saltash.net and Landulph students gets hand on with STEM showcase

saltash.net and Landulph students gets hand on with STEM showcase

Posted by on Feb 8, 2017 in News | No Comments

On Monday 23rd January Mr Henderson took Year 5 and 6 students from Landulph Primary school to Plymouth University for a Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM) showcase. The university has a marquee filled with interactive exhibits, ranging from Segways to computer game technology, oculus rift to marine wildlife, chemistry experiments to health care sciences. […]

Post-16 Transport Policy consultation

Post-16 Transport Policy consultation

Posted by on Feb 7, 2017 in News | No Comments

To Parents/Carers of Year 11 and Year 12 students Cornwall Council is responsible for the provision of school transport for students in Cornwall. At Post-16, the transport provided is no longer free and Cornwall Council subsidises transport for those students who require access to it. Cornwall Council’s Post-16 Transport Policy sets out how and when […]

SMART students excel at BETT

SMART students excel at BETT

Posted by on Feb 7, 2017 in News | No Comments

Last week, at the annual BETT Show in London, Ministers from a number of countries were given the expert opinions of our Year 7 and 9 SMART leaders. The BETT (British Educational Training and Technology) show, which took place at ExCeL London, is the largest exhibition in the world that focuses on the role of […]

Students use Youth Speaks to shine light on mental health

Students use Youth Speaks to shine light on mental health

Posted by on Feb 7, 2017 in News | No Comments

  Saltash.net was delighted to host the first round of the 2017 Rotary Youth Speaks competition on Wednesday 25 January. Held in the school’s lecture theatre, the event saw two saltash.net teams enter. The teams were Ellie Kevern (8LS), Ellie Wanless (9JY) and Jemima Budd (9JY), and Molly Willis (9JY), Jasmine Leslie (9JY) and Tegan […]

Post-16 careers evening well attended at saltash.net

Post-16 careers evening well attended at saltash.net

Posted by on Feb 6, 2017 in News | No Comments

Saltash.net was pleased to welcome a number of local employers to the school to take part in our annual post-16 careers evening on Thursday 26 January . Major employers, including the Royal Navy, Army, Plymouth University and Babcock were present to help students make up their minds about what career they would like to pursue […]

saltash.net crowned u16 girls Cornwall Cup champions

saltash.net crowned u16 girls Cornwall Cup champions

Posted by on Feb 6, 2017 in News | No Comments

saltash.net’s under 16 girls’ football team has been crowned County Champions after successfully defeating Richard Lander School on Thursday 26 January. The 2-1 victory ensured that the under 16 crown remained with saltash.net, after last year’s under 16 squads success in 2016. Goals from Eleri Griffiths and Megan Seymour secured the victory. The win means that saltash.net […]

Ex-student returns to discuss his experience in Parliament

Ex-student returns to discuss his experience in Parliament

Posted by on Jan 31, 2017 in News | No Comments

Saltash.net was pleased to welcome back ex-student Dan Clelland recently, to talk to a group of our A Level Politics students about his experience in Parliament. Dan spends much of his time in Westminster in his role as Plymouth MP Oliver Colville’s Parliamentary Researcher and Assistant, but took the time to visit the school and […]

Argyle sign up saltash.net’s Aaron Goulty

Argyle sign up saltash.net’s Aaron Goulty

Posted by on Jan 27, 2017 in News | No Comments

saltash.net student Aaron Goulty has recently become the newest recruit for Plymouth Argyle, becoming the first under-16 to accept an offer of an apprenticeship for the 2017-18 season. Aaron, who is in Year 11 and plays as a striker, has been a part of the Argyle Academy for the past two seasons, impressing in the Northern […]

Primaries battle it out in sporting competition at saltash.net

Primaries battle it out in sporting competition at saltash.net

Posted by on Jan 20, 2017 in News | No Comments

Students from saltash.net’s feeder primaries visited the school last week for a day of sporting entertainment and competition. The event was run for ARENA by Jenny Nash (ARENA/saltash.net) and Michelle Cooke (saltash.net) with help on the day from Nigel Evans (Tamar Trotters), Julie Ponting (ARENA), Dan Budd (saltash.net) and Sheila Newman (Tamar Trotters), with equipment […]