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 27

Half term

May 27 @ 8:00 am - May 31 @ 5:00 pm
Tue 04

Achievements Evening

June 4 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Thu 13

Year 7 & and Year 8 Subject Review

June 13 @ 3:45 pm - 5:45 pm
Thu 27

Year 11 Prom

June 27 @ 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tue 16

Year 9 Graduation Evening

July 16 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Mon 22

Sports Personality Awards

July 22 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Wed 24

Closure Day

July 24 @ 8:00 am
Wed 24

First day of Summer Holidays

July 24 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thu 25

Closure Day

July 25 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

⛵️ Hardiesse Trips: Our Year 7 pupils have been sailing the shores of Falmouth Harbour this month, aboard the beaut… https://t.co/7nRlcmxDXu
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🌻 Gardening Club: In recent weeks our ARB students and members of our Gardening Club have been devoting their time… https://t.co/JOLSuNQpTj
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📰 Weekly Newsletter: After-school clubs, special guest visitors, and much more! Please click the following link to… https://t.co/6mWrtjPg8L
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"The school is very proud of the determination, work ethic, and achievements of our students here at Penryn College… https://t.co/4x1hKzJsc9
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"The pupils were fascinated by the many interesting stories that the visitors shared." Our students hosted a tea p… https://t.co/SpMqUoUINg
7 days ago

"The pupils demonstrated fantastic teamwork and resilience throughout the whole Ten Tors process." Our Ten Tors te… https://t.co/AHuIXTA1OX
7 days ago

“It was a fantastic morning – the pupils were very receptive and had a genuine interest in saving the planet." A f… https://t.co/RTVSH7xP7R
9 days ago

📰 Weekly Newsletter: Check out our latest action-packed newsletter! Please click the following link to access: https://t.co/1FHHXwFXgy.
9 days ago

⛺️ Ten Tors Challenge 2019: great team effort https://t.co/w4GOHoGmIZ
13 days ago

⛺️ Ten Tors Challenge 2019: team over the line at 1146. Well done everyone we are so proud of your amazing efforts… https://t.co/GbztiDDZ3j
13 days ago

⛺️ Ten Tors Challenge 2019: the team are up and out this morning through Chat Tor at 0730 #endinsight
13 days ago



Pupils’ Achievements Recognised During University of Exeter Excellence Awards

Eight Penryn College pupils have been rewarded by the University of Exeter for their contributions to their school, community, and…

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21 May 2019

Senior Citizens Share D-Day Stories with Penryn College Pupils

Penryn College’s pupils hosted a tea party with a difference in the school’s hall last week – as they entertained…

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17 May 2019

Penryn College Ten Tors Team Completes 35-Mile Challenge

Following months of vigorous training in adverse weather conditions, six Penryn College pupils have completed the 35-mile Ten Tors Challenge 2019…

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