Welcome to Penryn College
ACHIEVING THROUGH CHALLENGE First of Cornwall's 'Schools of the Future'
SPORTS, GAMES AND ACTIVITIES From sailing to traditional team sports
LEARNING FOR THE FUTURE We prepare students for life in the 21st century
PUPILS ‘AT THE HEART OF EVERYTHING' WE DO Our latest Ofsted Report can be found on the Letters page


At Penryn College we work hard to prepare students to achieve whatever they aspire to, however great or small. Our role is to help them meet their personal challenges and provide opportunities that will enable them to thrive in the 21st century.



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Sat 24

GCSE Exams

May 15 - June 30
Mon 26
Tue 27

Leavers Celebration

June 27 @ 11:20 am - 3:25 pm
Thu 29

Sports Day

June 29
Thu 29

Prom 2017

June 29 @ 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Fri 30
Fri 30

DofE Silver Assessment

June 30 @ 8:00 am - July 3 @ 5:00 pm
Mon 03

Yr 9 Exams

July 3 - July 8
Wed 05

Sports Personality of the Year

July 5 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thu 06

Year 9 Poetry Tea Party

July 6 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Yr 11 student Alfie & is working together with his family to manage his Asthma. Nothing will stop him! https://t.co/OMhl7BKa0X @asthmauk
1 days ago

RT @cpedpt: A great morning at @collegepenryn @PeninsulaSSP with inspiring PE leads. #YSTActiveSchool @YouthSportTrust https://t.co/fKeeuq…
2 days ago

RT @CornwallCollege: Thank you @BBCCornwall for the interview with @collegepenryn flagging @Greenpowertrust with @Siemens. Great day! https…
2 days ago

Our Great Get Together event got a mention here. Thanks to @ThePacket for featuring. #MoreInCommon https://t.co/2cDliNnTaB
2 days ago

The latest newsletter is here! It's a particularly exciting one: https://t.co/xuwoVW2KHT
2 days ago

Thanks to @BBCCornwall who interviewed some of our Green Power Team! You can listen again here:… https://t.co/rvYmR2Q227
3 days ago

Our Head of Maths organised a "Blind Date with a Book" stall at last week's Subject Review Evening. £61 was raised!… https://t.co/1MrhV8IkRj
4 days ago

Students & staff play a game of cards during the @great_together on Friday! More photos here:… https://t.co/HprIsshFXo
5 days ago

Our Interact Club members have raised over £400 selling Purple Crocus bulbs for @RotaryGBI #Purple4Polio. Pic from… https://t.co/RP3iS2Sf0j
5 days ago

We've all got a #FridayFeeling after our Great @great_together school picnic! A fab last day for our Yr 11s.… https://t.co/3ADOLwFnGj
7 days ago



In Pictures: Our Great Get Together!

The Great Get Together is a nationwide, neighbourhood celebration which was held over the 16th-18th June. It was inspired by…

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19 June 2017

Green fingers for a great cause

On June 8th Penryn College’s Work Related Learning Assistant Mrs Burley took four boys to the Princess Pavilion Gardens in Falmouth,…

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13 June 2017

Year 8 Careers Fortnight – Q&A with Alumni Adventurer, Erin Bastian

An interview with Outdoor Girl – AKA Penryn College Alumni; Erin Bastian. This is our final article on the 2017 Year 8…

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07 June 2017

"Cooperation, keenness, enthusiasm and the ability to learn independently are among the key things we develop in our students."