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


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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Mon 21

October Half-Term

October 21 - October 25
Fri 29

Staff Training Day

November 29
Fri 20

Closure Day

December 20
Mon 23

Christmas Holidays

23rd December 2019 - 3rd January 2020
Mon 06

Closure Day

6th January 2020
Tue 07

Students Return to School

7th January 2020
Mon 17

February Half-Term

17th February 2020 - 21st February 2020
Mon 16

Staff Training Day

16th March 2020
Mon 30

Easter Holidays

30th March 2020 - 13th April 2020
Tue 14

Students Return to School

14th April 2020 @ 8:40 am - 3:25 pm

📰 Weekly Newsletter: STEAM Club, pupils learning life-saving skills, FutureChef Competition, and much, much more! C… https://t.co/nwFB73pYN3
3 days ago

🎨⚽️ Edventure Holiday Activities: Cookery, sports, outdoor adventure, and much more! Our Halloween Edventure Holida… https://t.co/qbvp2anMg3
5 days ago

🎭 The Wind in the Willows Production: Our 'The Wind in the Willows' production takes place on Tuesday 5 November he… https://t.co/pg8MB4MXPA
5 days ago

"We are so grateful that they chose to support the life-saving charity during this very important year." Click the… https://t.co/qG8pEcVG4V
6 days ago

📰 Weekly Newsletter: Progress Prize celebrations, French classes, charity fundraising records, and much more! Be su… https://t.co/Gks6L2Iv2W
10 days ago

📚 2018/19 School Charity: A huge well done and thank you to all of our students, their parents/guardians, and staff… https://t.co/b8Hif9VBTN
10 days ago

“John always said that chances come through hard work, resilience, doing the right things, and being a good person.… https://t.co/JFZBYErx7K
12 days ago

🇬🇧 Creative Arts Trip to London: Our students and staff have enjoyed another wonderful day in the capital - with ac… https://t.co/WAjVPbX7Gc
16 days ago

📰 Weekly Newsletter: Rugby champions report, famous faces, Climbing Club, and much more! Click the following link t… https://t.co/jML6XkjwOe
17 days ago

🏉 Rugby: A huge congratulations to our Year 11 Rugby squad, who were crowned County 10-a-Side champions at Newquay… https://t.co/T1u9jahjm3
17 days ago

🇬🇧 Creative Arts Trip to London: Today our students had a fantastic time at 'Warner Bros. Studio Tour London - The… https://t.co/DRXWM3W3PO
17 days ago



Students Raise Record School Charity Total

Penryn College students have helped raise a total of £3,651.99 for Cornwall Air Ambulance – the record amount of charity…

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15 October 2019

John Evans Progress Prize Remembers and Rewards

There were special celebrations at Penryn College on Monday morning, as the John Evans Progress Prize assembly took place, recognising…

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09 October 2019

Open Evening Informs and Entertains

Children and their families lined the school corridors and classrooms last week, as they were informed and entertained as part…

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01 October 2019

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