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

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

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Mon 26

October Half-Term

October 26 - October 30
Fri 27
Fri 18

Last Day of Term

December 18
Mon 21

Christmas Holidays

21st December 2020 - 5th January 2021
Mon 04

Closure Day

4th January 2021
Tue 05

Closure Day

5th January 2021
Mon 15

February Half-Term

15th February 2021 - 19th February 2021

📰 Weekly Newsletter: Important COVID-19 information, Mr Walker's message, culinary skills of students, and much mor… https://t.co/K9uevjVMBG
2 days ago

👩‍🏫 Staff Training Day: A reminder that the school will be closed to students tomorrow (Friday 25 September) for a Staff Training Day.
3 days ago

📚👩‍🏫 Open Evening Events: Our Open Evening Events page is now live for booking tours and viewing videos! View our… https://t.co/Ug9iJEWx24
4 days ago

📚👩‍🏫 Open Evening Events: We will deliver our Open Evening events in a different format this year, providing famili… https://t.co/Afo93tFsXB
5 days ago

📰 Weekly Newsletter: After-school clubs, careers information, a uniform update, and much more! Check out our lates… https://t.co/IwcHZtXPUY
9 days ago

Mr Walker's Update: This latest update from Mr Walker provides information on the Ring Road system, the use of toil… https://t.co/nM2RyGSZh6
9 days ago

🍎 Free School Meals: Many parents and carers may have had a change of work status during the pandemic. If you feel… https://t.co/USfqolVTwD
9 days ago

📚 National Teaching Assistants' Day: A huge thank you to our amazing Teaching Assistant team who go above and beyon… https://t.co/rjI4YbYtWT
11 days ago

🎷 Instrumental Lessons: Please note that the deadline to submit application forms for instrumental lessons is tomor… https://t.co/JqtmFGdxXL
12 days ago

🧠 Mental Health and Wellbeing: The @HeadStartKernow team have put together some fantastic information on maintainin… https://t.co/l42BB9CWHP
12 days ago



Mr Walker’s Update

Please see Mr Walker’s latest update below: Dear Parent/Carer(s)  We have had another excellent week and students have played their…

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18 September 2020

Mr Walker’s Update

Please see Mr Walker’s latest update below: Dear Parent/Carer(s)  Thank you so much for all your support this week in…

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11 September 2020

Mr Walker’s Update

Please see Mr Walker’s latest update below: Good afternoon.  This week, we have enjoyed two days of staff training. We…

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04 September 2020

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

Penryn College Head of Department