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/Carers

Find the latest letters, uniform information and anything else you might need to know via the link below:



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February Half-Term Begins

21st February 2022
Mon 11

📰 Our latest newsletter features this week's Sports Summary, exciting news from our Music department, and much, muc… https://t.co/kSsvoMHq67
2 days ago

✍️ "I was incredibly impressed with the creative talent and artistic illustrations of the entries." 🗣 Check out th… https://t.co/dBuL2VJncD
4 days ago

📆 New Week: We've enjoyed an exciting and busy Monday, and there's lots more to look forward to this week! Have a… https://t.co/v6f15XJ4XG
6 days ago

📰 Weekly Newsletter: Our latest newsletter is now available to read! 😊 Check it out here: https://t.co/l33IZ9sGOg.… https://t.co/RJQNJZbsCJ
9 days ago

💫❤️ Class of 2021 Prom: What a night! ☺️ It was wonderful to see so many former students at our Class of 2021 Prom… https://t.co/l5PqyNznqS
15 days ago

📰 Weekly Newsletter: This week's newsletter features Class of 2021 Prom photos (lots more to follow in coming days)… https://t.co/zJ5H1cBKJp
16 days ago

🏉 Rugby: Our Year 11 Rugby players are travelling in style for their fixture vs Wellington School this afternoon! 🚌… https://t.co/bXuPCEvmyp
18 days ago

👩‍🔧💇 Vocational Academies Programme: Our new Y11 Vocational Academies Programme allows students the chance to take… https://t.co/LYiRSPMHgu
18 days ago

ℹ️ Truro College Information Session: A reminder that Truro College's Info Session for Year 11 students is on Mon 4… https://t.co/bYatlNJoeF
19 days ago

📆 New Week: It's been a busy Monday, with exciting school trips taking place around the county! The rest of the wee… https://t.co/ZINXZfvTGy
20 days ago

📚👩‍🏫 Open Evening: It was fantastic to see so many prospective students and their families at last week's much-awai… https://t.co/qeeZILKH4P
20 days ago



Class of 2021 Enjoy Memorable Prom

Penryn College’s second school prom in as many weeks brought the Class of 2021 together at the Falmouth Hotel on…

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01 October 2021

Arts Society’s Fashion Illustration Initiative Inspires Students

As part of an initiative to make fashion illustration resources easily accessible to young people, The Arts Society Falmouth, in…

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24 September 2021

Class of 2020 Students Reunite for Magical Prom

More than a year after their final day as secondary school students, Penryn College’s Class of 2020 pupils reunited on…

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21 September 2021

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

Penryn College Head of Department

Daytime Tours of the School

We are offering prospective students and parents/carers the opportunity to have a tour of the school during the school day. These tours will run between Monday 27 September and Friday 22 October 2021. You can book a spot by clicking here.

We can’t wait to see you!

Curriculum Video

Additionally, you can gain an insight into life at Penryn College by watching our 2020 Curriculum Video here.