News

William and Megan Meet British Astronaut Tim Peake for Unveiling of Deep-Space Antenna

11 June 2021

Two Penryn College students had the privilege of meeting British astronaut Tim Peake as part of the opening of the…

School Non-Uniform Day Raises £938 for Mental Health Charity YoungMinds

19 May 2021

Penryn College’s Mental Health Awareness Week-themed non-uniform day has raised £938 for YoungMinds – a charity that strives to support…

Jasmine Earns Place on Young People’s News Hub Programme for G7 Summit

17 May 2021

Year 7 student, Jasmine, has been selected to be a part of the Falmouth-based Young People’s News Hub for the…

Sampson Raises Over £350 for RNLI in ’62k in January’ Challenge

16 May 2021

Year 7 student, Sampson, has raised over £350 for the Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI) following his lockdown ’62k in…

Olympic and World Champion Rower Visits Penryn College

06 May 2021

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

Summer Term Clubs & Activities Schedule

19 April 2021

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

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

15 April 2021

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

In-School Assemblies Return

01 April 2021

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

Sports Fixtures Make a Welcome Return

31 March 2021

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

ARB Easter Egg Hunt!

31 March 2021

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

In the Classroom: Year 8 Textiles

30 March 2021

Our latest edition of ‘In the Classroom’ focuses on Year 8 and their African-themed Textiles project, which involves designing and making face coverings and snoods.…

Free Easter Holiday Activities!

26 March 2021

We are really excited to be able to offer our Year 7-10 pupils access to free activities during the Easter holidays. These…

In the Classroom: Enterprise & Marketing

24 March 2021

Our new ‘In the Classroom’ feature – which provides a behind-the-scenes look at our lessons – began with some special guests…

Charity Week Fundraising Total Reaches £922

22 March 2021

We’re delighted to finally announce that our December Charity Week raised £922 for YoungMinds – a charity that strives to…

A Community Effort: In-School Student Testing

19 March 2021

Over 3,000 tests, 50 members of staff/volunteers; no positive results. A huge thank you and well done to volunteers, staff, pupils and…

Wide Range of In-School Clubs & Activities Resume

15 March 2021

We’ve had an action-packed two weeks since the return to school, and one of the highlights has been the welcome return…

Behind the Scenes: Opening Week of Student Testing

12 March 2021

It’s safe to say that this week’s return to school routine was very different for our students, with all year groups participating in on-site COVID-19 lateral…

Students Reunite with Friends and Resume Lessons, After-School Activities

12 March 2021

It was an absolute delight to see our students reuniting with their friends, resuming their in-school lessons, and taking part in PE and Creative…

Final Week of LE@P Clubs & Activities

06 March 2021

Whilst we’ve really missed having all of our students in school, taking part in our wide range of clubs and…

Staff Transform Sports Hall into Testing Area

05 March 2021

This week has seen our Sports Hall transform into an in-school COVID-19 testing area, with 15 testing bays, processing areas, recording stations, and…