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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…

World Book Day 2021

02 March 2021

This year’s World Book Day celebrations will be different from those in previous years, but ‘different’ doesn’t necessarily mean less…

National Careers Week

26 February 2021

It’s (Virtual) National Careers Week next week (1-6 March)! Check out all of the fantastic resources and opportunities on offer below: Our Careers team…

Year 9’s Fantastic Comic Strip Designs

16 February 2021

Our STEAM teachers have been blown away by the quality of Year 9’s lockdown-themed comic strip designs, which they have…

Year 7 Half-Termly Awards

12 February 2021

Four Year 7 students have earned Half-Termly Awards following their superb efforts and achievements. Rocco, Sol, and Matilda were rewarded for…

LE@P Clubs & Activities Attract Record Numbers

11 February 2021

We are delighted that we have been able to provide our online Clubs & Activities programme during the national lockdown. Despite…

National Apprenticeship Week

09 February 2021

This week is National Apprenticeship Week, and our Careers team have made lots of information available to help students and parents/carers…

Year 9’s ‘Movement’ Artwork

08 February 2021

This fantastic ‘movement’ artwork (see below) by our Year 9 students is now on display in the school corridors, so…

Fantastic Children’s Mental Health Week Activities

05 February 2021

One of this week’s key areas of focus at Penryn College was Children’s Mental Health Week. ‘Express Yourself’ is the theme for…

Students’ Friday Cookalong Dishes

04 February 2021

Mr Walker and Mrs Knowles’ Friday cookalongs continue to grow in popularity, inspiring lots of students to learn and improve many…

Wonderful Home Learning Examples

02 February 2021

Our students continue to produce some fantastic home learning work! Thora and Jasmine, Year 7, produced these (first picture, below) fantastic…

Children’s Mental Health Week

29 January 2021

From 1-7 February 2021, we are taking part in Place2Be’s Children’s Mental Health Week, which will be the focus of next…

Holocaust Memorial Day

28 January 2021

On Wednesday evening, students and members of staff marked Holocaust Memorial Day by placing candles in their windows to remember those…