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Welcome to Penryn College A modern, prospering secondary school - catering for children and young people aged 11-16
Achieving through Challenge We strive to help children and young people 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.

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Week of Events


📰 Weekly Newsletter 📰 An important update, a special tribute, Year 7’s superhero video games, Work Experience Week… https://t.co/NAJ8mjEdYO
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⭐ Student Spotlight ⭐ A big well done to Year 8 student, Florence, who represented Penryn College in this month's… https://t.co/BhqGB4QCyg
3 days ago

🎬 Check out these fantastic servo-powered, film-themed models, made by our Year 8 students in STEAM lessons! The p… https://t.co/DpOzIrC31L
3 days ago

📣 We still have a number of unnamed, unclaimed items of clothing at the school, which will be available to collect… https://t.co/qXmlFKwEEN
4 days ago

🗓 A reminder that our next Parents' Forum meeting will take place at Penryn College on Thursday 23 March, 5.00pm -… https://t.co/qrVztdy1q0
4 days ago

📣 Parents/carers - Thank you for your support in helping make the school site safer and not picking up/dropping off… https://t.co/nnbYzoRdef
4 days ago

🏏 Sports Round-Up 🏏 A big well done to our U14 Girl's Cricket squad on winning the U15 Indoor County Tournament la… https://t.co/gpXpuZZTfT
4 days ago

✨ Wishing the very best of luck to our Year 10 students taking part in Work Experience Week with employers in Cornw… https://t.co/EWGiWY4Mk7
5 days ago



Sports Round-Up (13-19 March)

Cricket U15 Girl’s Indoor County Cricket Tournament at Truro College Our U14 Girl’s Cricket players were crowned U15 County Indoor…

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20 March 2023

An Insight into the Law Industry with Coodes

Last week, our students were treated to insightful talks and workshops with Kirsty Davey, a partner of Coodes Solicitors, one…

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15 March 2023

Sports Round-Up (6-12 March)

Cricket U13 Girl’s Indoor County Cricket Finals at Truro College Last week saw our U13 Girl’s Cricket team narrowly miss…

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14 March 2023

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

Penryn College Head of Department