General News

Efforts of Students, Staff, and Members of Local Community Recognised on ‘Wall of Fame’

18 June 2019

Staff and students of Penryn College, along with other members of the local community, have been rewarded for their tremendous efforts…

Pupils’ Achievements Recognised During University of Exeter Excellence Awards

21 May 2019

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

Senior Citizens Share D-Day Stories with Penryn College Pupils

17 May 2019

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

Penryn College Ten Tors Team Completes 35-Mile Challenge

17 May 2019

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

Former Blue Peter Gardener Visits Penryn College as Part of Environmental Project

16 May 2019

Former Blue Peter gardener Chris Collins visited Penryn College on Tuesday morning, working alongside the school’s pupils to plant trees, as part…

Achievements Celebrations Recognise Students’ Progress, Dedication and Innovation

10 May 2019

Kernewek Hall played host to the Progress and STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Maths) Achievements Awards on Tuesday evening –…

Year 9 Football Team Crowned County Cup Champions Following Emphatic Victory

26 April 2019

Penryn College’s Year 9 Football Team are this year’s County Cup champions, following their emphatic 6-0 County Cup Final victory…

U15 and Year 7 Netball Teams Crowned County Schools Champions

23 April 2019

Penryn College’s U15 and Year 7 netball teams are County Schools Netball champions. The U15 squad became County Schools Netball champions for the third…

Weekly Highlights: 18 – 22 March

27 March 2019

Work Experience Week, rocket car races, and some fantastic sporting achievements – it was yet another action-packed week here at…

Weekly Highlights: 11 – 15 March

19 March 2019

Sports and activities took centre stage here at Penryn College last week, along with some vital preparation and announcements ahead…

Weekly Highlights: 4-8 March

12 March 2019

St Piran’s Day celebrations, news of students representing the county in national athletic events, and food technology pupils creating some…

Weekly Highlights: 25 February – 1 March

04 March 2019

Exams, sports and activities were the main themes at Penryn College last week – as students and teachers got back…

Students Shine in Faraday Challenge at Penryn College

26 February 2019

17 Penryn College students experienced a day as real-life engineers in the school’s assembly hall earlier this month, as they…

Weekly Highlights – Half-Term Special: 11-22 February

25 February 2019

Orchestras, engineering, some sporting excellence, and holiday activities: it’s been an action-packed couple of weeks here at Penryn College. Kicking…

History-Making Orchestra Inspire Penryn College Students With Visit

15 February 2019

Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra’s history-making disabled-led ensemble, BSO Resound, visited Penryn College on Wednesday morning, showcasing their inspirational musical talents in…

Weekly Highlights: 4-8 February

11 February 2019

Last week saw a number of activities both in and away from Penryn College, including a vitally informative talk from…

George’s Egg-Selling Efforts Help Raise Over £250 for Local Brass Band

11 February 2019

In a fantastic act of goodwill, Year 10 Penryn College student George Stevens has raised over £250 for Pendennis Brass,…

Police Visit School to Highlight Risks of Drugs and Alcohol

08 February 2019

PC Jay Dorman, Youth Intervention Officer for Mid Cornwall, visited Penryn College earlier this week, informing pupils of the negative…

Weekly Highlights: 25 January – 1 February

04 February 2019

It was an action-packed week at Penryn College last week, with a host of events, inspections and positive news in…

Penryn College Celebrates Half-Term Achievement Management Awards

01 February 2019

Teachers, students, and parents/guardians came together to celebrate the Half-Term Achievement Management Awards at Penryn College on Wednesday morning, as pupils were rewarded…