Welcome to Penryn College A modern, prospering secondary school - catering for boys and girls aged 11-16
Achieving Through Challenge We strive to help children achieve their very best in school and life
Sports, Games, and Activities We provide a wide range of sports, games, and activities for students - from climbing 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.

About the School

Information for Parents/Guardians

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Mon 17

February Half-Term

February 17 - February 21
Mon 16
Mon 30

Easter Holidays

March 30 - April 13
Tue 14

Students Return to School

April 14 @ 8:40 am - 3:25 pm
Mon 25

May Half-Term

May 25 - May 29
Thu 23

Final Day of School Term

July 23 @ 8:40 am - 3:25 pm

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"A very informative evening which was very useful. It included up-to-date information that will be helpful going fo… https://t.co/73XyToUcWM
2 days ago

📰 Weekly Newsletter: Cornish-themed drama performance, latest sports reports, Gardening Club information, and much… https://t.co/fsLJLCmsQH
6 days ago

📚 Year 9 Options Evening: A reminder that our Year 9 Options Evening takes place tonight. There will be two pres… https://t.co/BakRRBjO8t
9 days ago

"Meeting like-minded people who share the same passion I’ve had all of my life was fantastic." After landing his d… https://t.co/EkhlTGo7M2
10 days ago

⚽️ Football: Due to expected inclement weather conditions, tomorrow's (Tuesday 14 January) football training/Academ… https://t.co/l6Ff9p3FWD
10 days ago

📰 Weekly Newsletter: Career information, Spanish penpals, football trials update, and much more! Check out this yea… https://t.co/nHAf7rH8KY
12 days ago

📚⚽️ Clubs & Activities Booklet: It's the first day of term, and that means our latest Clubs & Activities booklet is… https://t.co/1aKpEoV2D8
16 days ago



Year 9 Careers Evening Opens Doors to Future Success

Over 50 individuals from more than 30 local businesses and organisations provided a wide range of careers information to Penryn…

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21 January 2020

James Becomes British Airways Ambassador

When Penryn College student and aspiring pilot James Robertson landed his dream work experience role with aviation giants British Airways…

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13 January 2020

Foodbank Donations Embody the Spirit of Christmas

In a bid to help provide for those less fortunate in the local community this Christmas, Penryn College students delivered…

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23 December 2019

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

Penryn College Head of Department