September 2016

Match Report- U13 Combined Girls Hockey Team vs Penrice

September 30, 2016

Truro had the majority of the possession of the ball throughout the game, a number of shoots were taken, but none that found the back of the net....

Boys’ Hockey Training Session

September 30, 2016

Last night was great to see the Sixth Form boys working together at Hockey training with the younger boys. The older boys took a leading role, getting everyone involved and really showing off their fantastic team...

Netball Weekly Summary: Week Beginning 26 September

September 30, 2016

Head’s Blog – 29 September 2016

September 29, 2016

As September draws to a close and the leaves start to fall, it signals that time of year when we celebrate the harvest and give thanks for all that we have. I would like to invite every member of the Truro Prep School community to our Harvest Festival service that will take place next Sunday 9th October in the Truro School...

Truro School Chamber Choir on BBC Spotlight

September 28, 2016

On Wednesday 21st September 2016, Truro School Chamber Choir took part in the Global Choral Event, 'One Day One...

Match Report- U12 A and B Girls Hockey Saturday 28th September

September 28, 2016

The girls turned up on a bright and early Saturday morning prepared, organised and ready for action. The games got under way, the A team had the majority of the possession of the ball but struggled to find the net in the first half, moving the ball from left to right and sending the route one ball early with a number of shots on goal, the goals were on their...

Canon David Letcher (CO52) on his Ministerial Career after Truro School

September 27, 2016

Canon David Letcher (CO52) describes how Truro School's ethos prepared him for his life and career....

Bill Pye (CO62) Returns to Truro School for Decennial Dinner

September 27, 2016

Mr William (Bill) Pye (CO62), now lives in Boston, Massachusetts following a successful engineering career that took him to the USA. However, he made the journey back to Cornwall for Truro Schools Former Pupils Annual Decennial Dinner. Here he explains how much the school has changed since he was a student here....

Netball Weekly Summary – Week Beginning 19 September

September 27, 2016

Squash Success at the 2016 Cornwall County Junior Championships

September 27, 2016

The annual County Junior Squash Championships were held over the weekend of 24/25th Sep at the Truro Squash Club and saw the best young talent in U13 to U19 categories from across all the various schools and clubs in...

Rugby Summary Week Beginning 19 September 2016

September 27, 2016

On Monday 19 September, the U15 side travelled to Mounts Bay for a county cup game and performed moderately as they were well beaten by a more aggressive and direct side....

12 Players from Truro School represent the Cornwall U16 rugby teams

September 27, 2016

On Sunday 25 September, Cornwall U16s played Devon U16s in Exeter and it was particularly pleasing to note that 12 boys from school were selected to represent the county A and B squads on that...

Prep Pupils study Sukkot Festival

September 26, 2016

As part of their Humanities work on Judaism, Year Six have been studying the Jewish festival of...

Fencing Report – Weekend 24 September

September 26, 2016

This weekend our fencers continued their tour with the Under 17 sabre event in Stratford and the Hamlet senior...

Girls’ Hockey Summary – 26 September

September 26, 2016

The U12’s got their hockey season underway this Saturday with a fiercely contested first home match against a strong Mount Kelly...

Senior Girls’ Boarding Update – 26 September

September 26, 2016

I think this week will be remembered for a week of birthdays – Alana’s, Iggy’s and of course mine! Inevitably therefore, there have been lots of celebrations and CAKE which has been...

Junior Girls’ Boarding Update – 26 September

September 26, 2016

It was a reasonably quiet week for the girls in Pentreve, however it was all change in the house on Friday night. We welcomed, from the first and second years respectively, Milli and Madi to the house for the evening as both girls were taking part in regional hockey trials and matches on Friday night and Saturday morning....

Senior Boys’ Boarding Update – 26 September

September 26, 2016

On Saturday morning the school hosted a block of rugby fixtures against Mount Kelly. Fahed and Josh were both in action for the 2nd XV who played MK’s 1st XV. In a close game, Truro emerged victors at 31 -...

Headmaster’s Blog – 24 September 2016

September 24, 2016

The school is getting used to the new pattern of the day. I’m sure it will take a few cycles to settle down but there is a general ‘thumbs up’ on the 50 minute lesson length. The beginning to the day certainly feels more purposeful and I’m thoroughly enjoying being able to be out and about first thing to help things off to a good start. Yesterday’s mid-morning HM assembly worked almost like clockwork so everyone got their break....

Truro School Family Open Morning – Saturday 8 October

September 22, 2016