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Four Students Represent Cornwall in National Cross Country Event

11 March 2019

Four Penryn College students took part in the Inter-Counties Cross Country Competition in Loughborough on Saturday.  Following their outstanding performances…

U14 Basketball Team Crowned Peninsula Basketball Tournament Champions

07 March 2019

Penryn College’s U14 Basketball players were crowned Peninsula Basketball Tournament champions on Wednesday. Penryn entered two teams into the competition…

Weekly Highlights: 25 February – 1 March

04 March 2019

Exams, sports and activities were the main themes at Penryn College last week – as students and teachers got back…

Students Shine in Faraday Challenge at Penryn College

26 February 2019

17 Penryn College students experienced a day as real-life engineers in the school’s assembly hall earlier this month, as they…

Weekly Highlights – Half-Term Special: 11-22 February

25 February 2019

Orchestras, engineering, some sporting excellence, and holiday activities: it’s been an action-packed couple of weeks here at Penryn College. Kicking…

History-Making Orchestra Inspire Penryn College Students With Visit

15 February 2019

Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra’s history-making disabled-led ensemble, BSO Resound, visited Penryn College on Wednesday morning, showcasing their inspirational musical talents in…

MFL Leaders Return to Mawnan Primary for French Teaching

15 February 2019

Penryn College’s Modern Foreign Language (MFL) Leaders returned to Mawnan Smith C of E Primary School to continue their French…

Year 10 Rugby Players Crowned Joint County Schools Champions

14 February 2019

Year 10’s Rugby players were crowned joint County Schools champions on Wednesday afternoon, following their enthralling 24-24 draw with reigning…

U14 Netball Players Reach Semi-Finals of National Schools Cup

14 February 2019

The U14 Netball Team booked a place in the semi-finals of the National Schools Cup with a fantastic 51-46 victory…

Weekly Highlights: 4-8 February

11 February 2019

Last week saw a number of activities both in and away from Penryn College, including a vitally informative talk from…

Year 10 Rugby Players Narrowly Miss Out on Spot in Schools Vase Semi-Final

11 February 2019

The Year 10 Rugby Team came agonisingly close to securing a place in the last four of the Schools U15…

George’s Egg-Selling Efforts Help Raise Over £250 for Local Brass Band

11 February 2019

In a fantastic act of goodwill, Year 10 Penryn College student George Stevens has raised over £250 for Pendennis Brass,…

Police Visit School to Highlight Risks of Drugs and Alcohol

08 February 2019

PC Jay Dorman, Youth Intervention Officer for Mid Cornwall, visited Penryn College earlier this week, informing pupils of the negative…

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…