Year 5 students join the ‘Parliament of Wise Owls’ at saltash.net

Year 5 students join the ‘Parliament of Wise Owls’ at saltash.net

Posted by on Apr 24, 2017 in News | No Comments

Year 5 students from across the local area visited saltash.net on 20th April for a day of political fun and engagement, named the ‘Parliament of Wise Owls’. With the announcement of the upcoming general election, it seemed like the perfect time to help engage students from saltash.net’s partner primaries, helping to develop their political knowledge […]

Saltash.net students recognised as Local Heroes

Saltash.net students recognised as Local Heroes

Posted by on Apr 12, 2017 in News | No Comments

          Two saltash.net students have been recognised for their fantastic work in the community, receiving awards at Pirate FM’s Local Heroes Awards ceremony. Jack Phelan and Charlotte Barriball were among 15 winners from around the county to accept awards. The ceremony, which took place on Friday 7 April at Tregenna Castle […]

Saltash.net welcomes Jekyll and Hyde for thrilling performance

Saltash.net welcomes Jekyll and Hyde for thrilling performance

Posted by on Apr 5, 2017 in News | No Comments

Year 10 and 11 students at saltash.net community school were lucky enough to enjoy a real live performance on 22 March as Jekyll and Hyde visited the school. Ginificent, a touring theatre company, put on a performance in front of 300 students who have been studying the text as part of their studies for GCSE English […]

Saltash.net present cheque to CHICKS

Saltash.net present cheque to CHICKS

Posted by on Apr 4, 2017 in News | No Comments

Saltash.net was delighted to present CHICKS with a cheque worth £205 last week, following fundraising efforts from our Sixth Form. CHICKS organise holidays for children from disadvantaged backgrounds, those in care and young carers, to give them respite and a holiday that they wouldn’t otherwise have. The charity has helped many young people in Cornwall, and […]

Spring 2017 newsletter

Spring 2017 newsletter

Posted by on Mar 30, 2017 in News | No Comments

Spring 2017 newsletter  saltash.net’s newsletter for the Spring Term is downloadable here, or viewable below.

Students create the .net news for BBC School Report

Students create the .net news for BBC School Report

Posted by on Mar 23, 2017 in News | No Comments

On 16 March 2017, Year 7 students at saltash.net took part in the annual BBC School Report, creating a news bulletin which was posted on the school website. Students from 7A3 had been working with English teacher Ms Baxter in their lessons in the lead up to School Report day, filming interviews and writing scripts […]

Raiders roadshow arrives at saltash.net

Raiders roadshow arrives at saltash.net

Posted by on Mar 17, 2017 in News | No Comments

On Thursday 8th March, saltash.net was delighted to welcome in to school members of the Plymouth Raiders squad, as part of their Healthy Hearts Roadshow, which is funded by Heart Research UK and Subway. The squad delivered a presentation on healthy living, running through each food group and its benefits, for students from Year 8, 9 and […]

Saltash.net celebrates World Book Day 2017

Saltash.net celebrates World Book Day 2017

Posted by on Mar 14, 2017 in News | No Comments

Students and staff at saltash.net transformed into their favourite literary heroes and villains on Thursday 2 March to celebrate World Book Day. Costumes ranged from the dastardly; Harley Quinn and The Joker being particularly popular – to the magical; a number of Harry Potters returned to the school after last year’s Hogash themed celebration. Year […]

Saltash.net recognised as ‘Champion School’ by NCS

Saltash.net recognised as ‘Champion School’ by NCS

Posted by on Mar 2, 2017 in News | No Comments

Saltash.net was delighted to invite representatives of the National Citizen Services programme from Cornwall College in to school recently to present an assembly to our Year 11 students. The National Citizen Service programme is a unique, government subsidised opportunity that is for our students in Years 11 and 13. Every summer students have the opportunity […]

SMART Day inspires at saltash.net

SMART Day inspires at saltash.net

Posted by on Mar 2, 2017 in News | No Comments

saltash.net staff were inspired by Neil Atkin, the “disruptive educator”, at SMART Day 2017. Neil launched the day with a motivating and stimulating speech, and delivered workshops to staff on ways to engage and spark students’ curiosity. SMART Day saw staff from saltash.net and Landulph School take part in 36 workshops which included sessions on […]