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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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Tue 25

Half Term Holiday

October 22 - October 30
Mon 31

Year 9 Careers Fortnight

October 31 - November 11
Wed 02

Governor’s Personnel Committee

November 2 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Tue 08

Year 9 Careers, Choices and Pathways

November 8 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Wed 09

Years 8 & 9 Subject Review

November 9 @ 3:45 pm - 5:45 pm
Thu 10

Year 11 Mock Exams

November 10 - November 18
Thu 10

Year 10 Semester Exams

November 10 - November 18
Thu 10

Parent’s Forum

November 10 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Fri 11

School Remembrance Service

November 11 @ 11:00 am - 11:20 am
Sun 13

Ten Tors Training

November 13 @ 7:00 am - 6:00 pm

We've had a brilliant term so far! Catch up on just some of what pupils & staff have been up to on our school blog.
1 days ago

We'd like to wish all our students a happy half term! We'll still be updating our twitter- though not so frequently until the term re-starts
3 days ago

Our weekly #sports roundup is now on the website! @schoolsportmag @MidSgo @agamesportsltd @PenrynCollegeFC…
3 days ago

Falmouth based @WMFTG_news are at Penryn College today to inspire students to tackle real life engineering challeng…
3 days ago

‘Mum, I’m getting an ECDL!’ - Mr Yule, Head of ICT, answers some FAQs about the EDCL qualification:…
4 days ago

We have four new vacancies at our school. Join the team! Apply here:
4 days ago

RT @schoolfalmouth: HALF TERM ACTIVITIES: Check out our joint activities booklet with @collegepenryn for half term next week!…
4 days ago

RT @Link_to_Hope: Put fun in your shoebox - a skipping rope. Register here
4 days ago

Tutors are collecting items for the Christmas @Link_to_Hope shoebox appeal! Boxes will be sent the week after half…
4 days ago

Our very own Saracens boys choir went down a treat yesterday at the @edenproject for #cornwallpeconf! They had a gr…
4 days ago

RT @TBGS_PhysEd: Great result for @TorquayBoysGS U13 Rugby across the Tamar today. 55-0 victory in National Cup. Thanks for hosting @colleg…
4 days ago



Expert engineers pump enthusiasm into Penryn College STEM curriculum

On Friday 60 Year 8 students were propelled into an emergency disaster simulation by a team from local engineering company, Watson-Marlow…

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25 October 2016

‘Mum, I’m getting an ECDL!’

Don’t panic – Mr Yule, Head of ICT,  answers some FAQs What is an ECDL? This is possibly the world’s…

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18 October 2016

This week’s sports round up here!

Sometimes the newsletter just doesn’t have the space for everything that happens on the sports field, so here is a…

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