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All-New Dance Academy, All-New Kit

07 February 2019

Members of the all-new Penryn College Dance Academy were all smiles earlier this week, as they sported their new personalised…

Weekly Highlights: 25 January – 1 February

04 February 2019

It was an action-packed week at Penryn College last week, with a host of events, inspections and positive news in…

Penryn College Celebrates Half-Term Achievement Management Awards

01 February 2019

Teachers, students, and parents/guardians came together to celebrate the Half-Term Achievement Management Awards at Penryn College on Wednesday morning, as pupils were rewarded…

MFL Leaders Showcase Teaching Skills at Mawnan Primary

01 February 2019

Seven Year 9 Modern Foreign Language (MFL) Leaders braved the torrential rain, snow, and floods to teach French at Mawnan…

Netball Teams Shine in National Schools Competition

28 January 2019

After their fantastic success in securing qualification for the National Schools South West Regional Tournament last term, Penryn College’s U14 and U16 Netball…

Members of Cornwall Fire and Rescue Service Visit College for Driving Awareness Discussions

25 January 2019

Members of the Cornwall Fire and Rescue Service visited Penryn College on Thursday, informing students of the risks and consequences…

Penryn College Pupils Selected to Attend 24th World Scout Jamboree

23 January 2019

Penryn College students Sam Lawrence and Daniel Bowen have been selected from a group of over 70 individuals to attend…

Environmental Club at Penryn College

23 January 2019

Penryn College’s brand-new Environmental Club is now up and running!  Students have already brought some fantastic ideas to the table…

Penryn College Rugby Team Reach Quarter-Finals of National Competition

16 January 2019

Penryn College’s Year 10 Rugby Team registered a memorable 22-21 victory over Bournemouth School in the fifth round of the…

Students Shine in County Cross Country Competitions

14 January 2019

A number of Penryn College students performed fantastically well in County Cross Country competitions at Truro College on Saturday.  A…

Drama Club Students Perform at Falmouth University

14 January 2019

Drama Club students took part in a Cornish women-inspired Drama Showcase on Friday. The Showcase took place at Falmouth University,…

Penryn College Students Raise Over £2,000 for Cornwall Air Ambulance

14 January 2019

Students from Penryn College have helped raise over £2,000 for Cornwall Air Ambulance following their fantastic fundraising efforts during the…

Cornwall Air Ambulance Lead Assemblies on Fundraising

11 January 2019

Representatives from this year’s chosen school charity, Cornwall Air Ambulance, have been staging a number of assemblies in Kernewek Hall…

Penryn College Students Donate Hundreds of Food Items to Local Community

07 January 2019

Penryn College students provided for those less fortunate over the Christmas period, collecting hundreds of food items to donate towards…

Students Share Christmas Spirit with Members of Local Community

20 December 2018

The Christmas performances continued on Wednesday afternoon, with a host of Christmas Concert acts showcasing their skills in front of…

2018 Charity Week

19 December 2018

The 2018 Charity Week is in full flow – with students hosting an assortment of fundraising activities in aid of…

Magical Christmas Concert

19 December 2018

The 2018 Christmas Concert took place on Tuesday evening, with months of hard work coming together in spectacular fashion, as…

A Month of Awards: Penryn College Celebrates Students’ Achievements

18 December 2018

November spelled a month of celebrations at Penryn College, with the Achievement Management Awards, Year 11 Presentation Evening, and Achievement Awards…

U14 Netball Squad Crowned County Schools Champions

12 December 2018

Penryn College’s U14 Netball squad lifted the County Schools Netball Cup earlier this week, following a fantastic tournament performance. The…

Penryn College Student’s Charity Head Shave Raises Over £2,000 for Children’s Hospice South West

11 December 2018

Penryn College student Sophie Grey has raised more than £2,000 for Children’s Hospice South West, following her incredible act of bravery…