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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Fri 22

⚽️ From September, our new PE kit supplier will be Macron South West. It is 𝐢𝐦𝐩𝐨𝐫𝐭𝐚𝐧𝐭 to note that students can con… https://t.co/yJHDwhcX7m
2 days ago

🧑‍🔬 Big congratulations to our two teams of Year 10 pupils who competed in last week's Cornwall Schools Science Oly… https://t.co/Wf2U9GwqiF
2 days ago

👩‍🍳 A big well done to Lizzy (Year 10), who took part in the recent Junior South West Chef of the Year competition… https://t.co/rZ42tKjQwz
3 days ago

💃 Tickets for tomorrow's Dance Production have been offered to families of participating pupils, and we now have 25… https://t.co/doBzbrB5zu
3 days ago

📆 New Week 📆 Despite the postponement of Sports Day, there's still lots happening this week, including Wednesday's… https://t.co/bB4KysaXVI
4 days ago

📆 Due to this week's weather forecast, and the event being based outdoors, we have taken the decision to postpone S… https://t.co/lMb00D5Kcc
4 days ago



Transition Week at Penryn College!

We can’t wait to welcome Year 6 pupils to Penryn College for next week’s Transition Days! We have lots of…

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07 June 2022

Jr. NBA Team Reaches South West Play-Off Finals

The Year 7 Basketball team secured a spot in the South West Jr. NBA Play-Off Finals following a fantastic victory…

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27 May 2022

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

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

Penryn College Head of Department