Welcome to Poltair School

Welcome To Poltair

Welcome to the Poltair School website. I hope that it provides you with a comprehensive introduction to our values, expectations and ways of working.

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The Senior Prefects are an important part of the student leadership team at Poltair School. Their role includes breaktime duties, coaching/mentoring younger students and being available at parents evenings.

Ben, Headboy Ben, Headboy
Hobbies: I play guitar and spend time with my family
Favourite subject: History without a doubt!
Favourite book: The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Nighttime by Mark Haddon (It's a must read!)
Favourite TV series: The Blacklist or Prison Break
Favourite Film: A Million Ways to Die in the West
Favourite song: "Everlong" by Foo Fighters (Dave Grohl is an absolute legend!)
Favourite food: Fish and Chips from Rex's in Bugle!
Dream Job: A Teacher or Journalist
Wish for the future: World Peace and free McDonalds for everyone...
Why I became a Senior Prefect: To build my leadership skills and help students around the school
Alice, Headgirl Alice, Headgirl
Hobbies: Polo and Swimming
Favourite subject: History and Catering
Favourite book: Harry Potter- J.K Rowling
Favourite TV series: Friends
Favourite Film: Apollo 13
Favourite song: One Day Like This by Elbow
Favourite food: Pasta
Dream Job: Sports Photographer
Wish for the future: To end poverty
Why I became a Senior Prefect: To make the most of my 900 days at Poltair and take every opportunity given to me
Izzy, Headgirl Izzy, Headgirl
Hobbies: Drawing, reading and running
Favourite subject: Art
Favourite book: Wonder by R.J Palacio
Favourite TV series: 90210
Favourite Film: The Longest Ride
Favourite song: Coasts - You
Favourite food: Spaghetti Bolognese
Dream Job: Fashion Designer
Wish for the future: To end all wars
Why I became a Senior Prefect: To support others and grow as a person
Sam, Headboy
Hobbies: Playing football, playing computer games, going to see my friends and watching Impractical Jokers
Favourite subject: PE
Favourite book: J.R.R Tolkien's Dictionary of Middle Earth
Favourite TV series: Impractical Jokers
Favourite Film: Lord of The Rings, The Return of the King
Favourite song: Nothin' On You By Bruno Mars
Favourite food: Cornish Pasty
Dream Job: Professional Footballer
Wish for the future: For popularity to not be a thing in schools
Why I became a Senior Prefect: Because I want to see the school improve before I leave and because I was strongly encouraged by Miss Waters and Mr Adams
Charlotte, Head of Treverbyn Charlotte, Head of Treverbyn
Hobbies: Playing badminton and football
Favourite subject: French
Favourite book: And the mountains echoed by Khaled Hosseini
Favourite TV series: Friends
Favourite Film: School of rock
Favourite song: Happy by Pharrell Williams
Favourite food: Jammie dodgers
Dream Job: Professional football player for Chelsea ladies
Wish for the future: Gender equality
Why I became a Senior Prefect: I wanted to challenge myself by doing something out of my comfort zone
Emily, Head of Trenance Emily, Head of Trenance
Hobbies: Reading, spending time with friends and family and listening to music
Favourite subject: Geography
Favourite book: Little Women by Louisa May Alcott
Favourite TV series: Chicago P.D
Favourite Film: The Impossible
Favourite song: Halcyon by Ellie Goulding
Favourite food: Pasta Bake
Dream Job: To work for an International Development or Humanitarian Organisation
Wish for the future: Gender equality
Why I became a Senior Prefect: I wanted to do something out of my comfort zone and develop my leadership skills
Ethan, Head of Tregehan Ethan, Head of Tregehan
Favourite subject: Geography
Favourite book: More than This
Favourite TV series: Silent witness
Favourite Film: The Hunger games
Favourite song: I don't really have one
Favourite food: Tangy Cheese Doritos
Wish for the future: Everyone is treated fairly and there is no discrimination
Why I became a Senior Prefect: Building my confidence and it looks good on my college application forms
Katie, Head of Tewington Katie, Head of Tewington
Hobbies: I play Bowls
Favourite subject: Geography
Favourite book: To kill a mockingbird
Favourite TV series: Friends
Favourite Film: Mean Girls
Favourite song: Hello by Adele
Favourite food: Maryland Cookies
Dream Job: SEN primary school teacher
Wish for the future: That disabled people get the same opportunities and treatments as others
Why I became a Senior Prefect: To help the school as they have helped me over the past few years

On 19th January, Emily Westaway, Operations Manager at Premier Inn came in to talk to our Hospitality group about the many roles and responsibilities which exist within the organisation. One of the roles which Emily discussed in depth was Housekeeping and students had great fun learning how to make a bed! The students then all took part in a time challenge bed making competition and the winners of this were Ellie, Hannah and Jasmine.

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RT @HistoryPoltair: OTD 1429 Sir John Fastolf successful in the Battle of the Herrings. m.historyextra.com/article/what-w… https://t.co/FAUgPvdpuW
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RT @HistoryPoltair: OTD 1554 – A year after claiming the throne for nine days, Lady Jane Grey is beheaded. nationalgallery.org.uk/paintings/paul… https:/…
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RT @HistoryPoltair: OTD 1947 – Christian Dior unveils a "New Look" in Paris. dior.com/couture/en_gb/… https://t.co/9ukD5KtVXX

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Senior Prefect Pen Portraits

The Senior Prefects are an important part of the student


Premier Inn Visit

On 19th January, Emily Westaway, Operations Manager at Premier Inn


Match Reports

Handball The Year 10 Squad enjoyed a very good


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