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

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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

📚 Head Students: In case you missed Friday's newsletter, we have appointed Daniel Caunter and Lucy Bate as our 2020… https://t.co/Om9bl2VKFp
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We're looking forward to another exciting week ahead of the half term break! This photo features some of our Year… https://t.co/5Bh4xYU6tr
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📰 Weekly Newsletter: Head Students announced, Year 7 Tutor Activity Days, celebrating Black History Month, Mr Walke… https://t.co/ErNp0DZfiJ
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⭐️ Year 7 Stars of the Week: Last week saw eight of our Year 7 students earn Star of the Week awards. These are awa… https://t.co/YLRITlBeqr
5 days ago

♻️ Environmental Club: Last weekend, members of our Year 8 Environmental Club took part in a clean-up of Gyllyngvas… https://t.co/yp4QUF7QIa
5 days ago

📚 SEN Survey: If you're a parent/carer of a child with special educational needs (SEN), please complete this import… https://t.co/hA3EAbhz38
6 days ago

👩‍🔧👨‍💻 Job of the Week: In case you missed our newsletter on Friday, last week's Job of the Week was a DJ & Broadca… https://t.co/k3SbUHI86D
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🧠 Mental Health and Wellbeing: It's so important to remember that help is always available. By simply saving this g… https://t.co/eGxn18L3t3
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📰 Weekly Newsletter: Mr Walker's latest message, fantastic desserts from students, news on careers interviews, and… https://t.co/GzG8jiwO3m
9 days ago

🟡 World Mental Health Day: Students and staff have been wearing their yellow accessories with pride today, raising… https://t.co/nAYO5o0Sac
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🎥📚 Curriculum Video: Our full feature Curriculum Video is now live! It provides an insight into life at Penryn Col… https://t.co/AtOIAH0pNz
11 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