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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



Sports Round-Up (22-28 May)

Athletics Track and Field Cup at Carn Brea Athletics Track Last week saw four of our Athletics teams produce history-making…

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30 May 2023

Gardening Project: Update and Donations

As featured in one of our recent newsletters, a group of our Year 9 students have been working on the…

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29 May 2023

Info for Sports Day 2023

We are delighted to announce that this year’s Sports Day will take place on Tuesday 27 June! Students will have…

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28 May 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