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/Carers

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Mon 31

Summer Half-Term

May 31 - June 4
Fri 23

🌿🌻 Mental Health Awareness Week: As part of our Mental Health Awareness Week celebrations, our Charity Prefects hav… https://t.co/gIIkOPJhxk
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🌿🌻 Mental Health Awareness Week: Some photos of our Educational Support Team enjoying their beautiful surroundings… https://t.co/MnYOmFwdps
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💙 Online Parent/Carer Support: We are offering support for parents and carers in the form of online groups, led by… https://t.co/SUmjBAUpB1
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🥇 Olympic Visit: Last week, we had a very special visit from Olympic silver medalist and two-time World Champion ro… https://t.co/WkLn5baVsx
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🌿🌻 Mental Health Awareness Week: As part of #MentalHealthAwarenessWeek and its theme of 'nature', we've been asking… https://t.co/asiLO9wFAd
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🧑‍🏫 Meet the Team: In case you missed it - here's part two of our new 'Meet the Team' feature with English Teacher… https://t.co/yYfZHrmZzE
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📆 New Week: We have another action-packed week ahead of us, and one of the main themes is… https://t.co/xcbNZ876CJ
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Olympic and World Champion Rower Visits Penryn College

Olympic silver medalist and two-time World Champion British rower, Annie Vernon, paid a very special and inspiring visit to Penryn College…

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06 May 2021

Summer Term Clubs & Activities Schedule

Our new Clubs & Activities schedule – which runs from 19 April until 28 May – is now live! You…

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19 April 2021

U16 Footballers Take Part in 3-3 Thriller Against Exeter City Academy

The U16 Performance Football squad registered a fantastic 3-3 draw against Exeter City Academy at Homers Heath, Newton Abbot, on…

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15 April 2021

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

Penryn College Head of Department