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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…

Fantastic Home Learning!

26 January 2021

Teachers and support staff have commented on the quality of work students are producing from home, and we’re delighted to be…

Opening Week of Online Clubs & Activities!

22 January 2021

We hope those students who took part in the first week of our online Clubs and Activities programme had an enjoyable…

Parent/Carer Dyslexia Information for Remote Learning

05 January 2021

Mrs Bowman has put together an information pack to help parents and carers of students with dyslexia during the remote…

Fun Runs, Photo Booths and Non-Uniform Day for Charity Week Fundraising!

18 December 2020

Students truly put the fun into fundraising this week (and last), with our Charity Santa Fun Runs, Photo Booths, and Non-Uniform Day!  A huge…

Year 11 Carol Singers Deliver Magical Performance at Mawnan Smith Care Home

18 December 2020

The Year 11 Carol Singers delivered some Christmas magic to Abbeyfield Scott House Care Home on Thursday morning, as they performed…

Students Enjoy Festive Christmas Lunches

17 December 2020

Our students got into the festive spirit with some Christmas food this week, as they enjoyed Christmas lunches in their year group bubbles! During the…

Students Deliver Record Donations to Penryn & Falmouth Foodbank

15 December 2020

Students delivered over 40 boxes of food to the Penryn & Falmouth Foodbank on Monday morning, as the school continued…

College’s First-Ever Outdoor Christmas Concert Produces Festive Magic

15 December 2020

Students produced a range of memorable festive performances on Monday evening, as the school hosted its first-ever outdoor Christmas concert,…