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.

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📰 Weekly Newsletter 📰 A detailed update from Mr Walker, Creativity Collaboratives news, 'Panathlon Challenge' repo… https://t.co/TQKvRQVHXO
2 days ago

🎳 It was wonderful to see so many students taking part in yesterday's @Panathlon Challenge! A big thank you to eve… https://t.co/WkTvFa4BT7
3 days ago

🧠✍️ We all know that the exam season can be a challenging and sometimes overwhelming period of time. In this thread… https://t.co/0XiK88pIcs
5 days ago

🏏 Cricket + sunshine = that summer feeling! 😁 It was fantastic to see the first outdoor cricket fixtures of the se… https://t.co/h54CecwA7K
5 days ago

🎼 Year 7 students are welcome to take part in Miss Real's Ukulele Lunch Club, which takes place every Wednesday in… https://t.co/1fHtX2Z1yz
6 days ago

📝 Check out our latest vacancies here at Penryn College! ⬇️ For further information on these roles, please click… https://t.co/sukYQZdr0e
6 days ago

📆 New Week 📆 The exam season is upon us, and we would like to wish our students the very best of luck for the week… https://t.co/9R45uchkry
6 days ago



Ten Tors Teams Complete 35-Mile Challenge

Penryn College’s two Ten Tors teams demonstrated exceptional togetherness, resilience and determination to complete the 35-mile Ten Tors Challenge on…

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13 May 2022

Brain Injury Victim Visits Penryn College to Share Incredible Story of Recovery

Last week, our students were provided with an inspiring example of the school’s motto, ‘Achieving through Challenge’, when Dr Andrew…

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11 May 2022

Spring Concert Photo Gallery

Check out the photo gallery from our magical Spring Concert!

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04 May 2022

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

Penryn College Head of Department