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

🎨⚽️ Free Holiday Activities: It's been fantastic to see lots of smiley students getting involved in our free Easter… https://t.co/0lBbKQTE1a
4 days ago

📰 Weekly Newsletter: The return of sports fixtures and in-school assemblies, Year 7 Stars of the Week, local appren… https://t.co/BYKSMinQHg
17 days ago

🎨⚽️ Free Holiday Activities: Booking is now live for our FREE Easter Edventure Holiday Activities, which will take… https://t.co/oQzv71vBD7
17 days ago

🐰 Easter Egg Hunt: Our ARB students had lots of fun taking part in their outdoor Easter Egg Hunt this morning! Wel… https://t.co/6AxNYYpfLl
18 days ago

🌊 Watersports Clubs (Update): Our Year 8 Sailing Club is now fully booked, but we still have spaces for our Year 7… https://t.co/nePartcnzc
18 days ago

🏠 Home Test Kits: Students are being sent home with their second supply of COVID-19 self-test kits this week. We ad… https://t.co/UK627q7QLj
19 days ago

👩‍🏫 In the Classroom: As part of their Textiles project, Year 8 students are making African-themed face coverings a… https://t.co/gKJ6UjCwyM
19 days ago

🌊 Watersports Clubs: Our Watersports Clubs resume after the Easter break! You can view information on the sessions… https://t.co/37bbugA6pd
19 days ago



In-School Assemblies Return

Mr Walker led the first in-school assemblies in over one year on Friday afternoon, as students gathered in the Sports Hall…

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01 April 2021

Sports Fixtures Make a Welcome Return

It was wonderful to see members of our sports clubs back in competitive action against outside opposition this week! Our…

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31 March 2021

ARB Easter Egg Hunt!

Our ARB students had lots of fun taking part in their outdoor Easter Egg Hunt on Wednesday morning! As part…

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

Penryn College Head of Department