ACHIEVING THROUGH CHALLENGE First of Cornwall's 'Schools of the Future'
LEARNING FOR THE FUTURE We prepare students for life in the 21st century
SPORTS, GAMES AND ACTIVITIES From sailing to traditional team sports


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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Fri 30

Year 10 Remember Our Roots Residential

September 30 - October 2
Tue 04

Year 7 Informal Parent’s Evening

October 4 @ 3:45 pm - 5:45 pm
Thu 06

Governor’s Student & Curriculum Meeting

October 6 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Sat 08

Ten Tors Training

October 8 - October 9
Wed 12

Year 10 Careers Show

October 12 @ 8:40 am - 12:30 pm
Mon 17

Governor’s Curriculum Committee

October 17 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Wed 19
Thu 20

Governor’s Discipline Committee

October 20 @ 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Sat 22

Half Term Holiday

October 22 - October 30
Mon 31

Year 9 Careers Fortnight

October 31 - November 11

Our new college newsletter has just been emailed out to parents and staff. Let us know what you enjoyed or found helpful!
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@DofE, @OfficialTenTors and so much more! Learn how our students are getting outdoors. #OutdoorEd…
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Couldn't make our open evening? Want to see it again? Experience it in photos here! #Science #Education…
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Next week is our Yr 7 Open Evening! Pupils will be issued their iPads & parents their log in details for Virtual School. 4th Oct 3.45-4.45.
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Our @PeninsulaSSP co-ordinator Mr Lugg ran a mammoth 270 miles earlier this month raising £10K! #CharityTuesday
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We had a fantastic open evening last week, and you can experience it all again in this captioned photo story!…
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We hope you've had a fantastic #EuropeanDayOfLanguages. Here's further information on our French & Spanish lessons:
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#EuropeanDayOfLanguages is being discussed today by our students as part of their SMSC development #coeEDL…
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RT @successatschool: Today is European Day of Languages. Here are 7 jobs where foreign languages come in handy #coe…
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Our students learn French & Spanish, increasing their employability & making it easier for them to explore new plac…
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Pupils are kick-starting the week by discussing the European Day of Languages, a celebration of 225 indigenous Euro…
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Shining the Light Fantastic! Our amazing Arts Leaders involved in a first for Penryn and Cornwall!

Penryn will see an original light show projected onto the walls of Penryn Town Hall this weekend (Saturday October 1st  8-10pm).…

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28 September 2016

Penryn students headed outdoors this month (just try stopping ‘em!)

We have a phenomenal outdoor education programme and September’s activities just prove it!  None of these expeditions or activities would…

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Experience our Open Evening – in photos

“I came from a primary school with only 100 pupils, but after a few days it doesn’t feel so big…

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26 September 2016

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