Parent FAQs

The school term and closure dates are listed on the school website and are also featured in the website calendar.

Uniform is available from Castle Sports & Uniform Ltd - situated on High Street, Falmouth. Purchases can also be made on Castle Sports & Uniform Ltd's website: www.castlesports.co.uk/penryn-college. If you wish to purchase sports kits, please visit www.agamesports.co.uk.

Please contact Student Services on 01326 372379, extension 1239.

Please go to the ParentPay login page and enter your e-mail address, then click on the 'forgotten password' link.

Please e-mail secretary@penryn-college.cornwall.sch.uk or call Reception on 01326 372379 and leave a message, which will be passed on to the tutor.

There are Subject Review Evening dates, which take place at different time across the year depending on your child’s year group. Please check the school website and newsletter for upcoming dates.

We would advise you to firstly contact your child’s tutor. If there is a significant concern, the tutor will contact the Head of House, the Anti-Bullying Team, and the Assistant Head in charge of safeguarding. Our anti-bullying policy is available to view on the 'Policies' page of the website.

Any person with parental responsibility of children at the College is welcome to join our Parents' Forum. The aim of the Forum is to make the College more aware of the parents’ perspectives, and to provide a meeting ground for parents/guardians and teachers.

Parents are also regularly consulted on development plans, new initiatives and changes. If you would like to attend the Parents' Forum please contact the school on 01326 372379.

This information is available to view on the Virtual School.

Your child will be given lots of support in lessons to help prepare for their examinations, and many students will also be confident revising. However, we have made some useful downloads available on the 'Exams and Exam Timetables' section of our website.

This information is available to view on the Virtual School. As a parent/guardian you can also sign up to a weekly e-mail. You will be sent this e-mail every Friday, with details of homework, behaviour, achievements, attendance and any upcoming key dates for the diary.

You should only try to contact your child in an emergency. If this is the case please call Reception on 01326 372379.

Lost property items are situated in the College Reception, please ask your child to visit Reception during break or lunchtime.

Please contact the Local Authority: www.cornwall.gov.uk/education-and-learning/schools-and-colleges/school-meals.

Please contact the Local Authority: www.cornwall.gov.uk/education-and-learning/schools-and-colleges/school-transport.