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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📆 Start Dates: A reminder of our year group start dates for September! 🏫⬇ Each year group's arrival times are spec… https://t.co/Es7K49N71l
5 days ago

💙 Information, Advice & Guidance: The amazing team at the @DracaenaCentre are continuing their free 'Information, A… https://t.co/ZV94IBMN80
6 days ago

📝 Vacancies: We are looking to appoint a Finance Officer, an Exams Officer, an Exams Admin Assistant, and an Appren… https://t.co/tFMZbiXhGj
6 days ago

📰 Weekly Newsletter: Year 9's branding designs for local shop, summer reading suggestions, Work Experience photos,… https://t.co/JIsaIm6rLX
12 days ago

🏫 Last Day of Term: A final day of term which was certainly different to those of years gone by, but also one that… https://t.co/WVk6UogZmv
12 days ago

🏫 New School Year Letters: You can access Mr Walker's New School Year letters - which include start dates and impor… https://t.co/H0tmtL6Vq6
14 days ago

👨‍💼 Career-Themed Week: Students who missed out on their Work Experience placements visited @FalmouthUni for insigh… https://t.co/9xdmMQjyg7
16 days ago

🍲 School Menu: You can access this week's Caterlink school menu via the following link - https://t.co/ap0x8DYrwI. https://t.co/iLfG3gDyFn
16 days ago



Sports Day 2021 Cancellation

A message from Mr Walker regarding the cancellation of this year’s Sports Day: I am very sorry to report that…

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09 July 2021

U16 Girls’ Football Team Victorious in County Cup Final

Our U16 Girls’ Football squad concluded their time at Penryn College with a fantastic County Cup final victory over Truro High…

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06 July 2021

Brilliant Bodmin Moor Moments with ARB Students

Three Penryn College ARB students took part in an exciting and adventurous hike upon Bodmin Moor’s ‘Rough Tor’ on Friday. Ben,…

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03 July 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

New School Year Letters (2021/22)

You can access Mr Walker's New School Year letters - which include start dates and important information for September - below.

Year 8, 9, 10 and 11 (2021/22) Letter - Click here.

Year 7 (2021/22) Letter - Click here.