October 2017

Jack Mahon is crowned the new British No3 at Junior Squash Championships

October 31, 2017

After three days of pulsating action at the National Squash Centre in Manchester, our top two players Jack Mahon and Louis Murray flew the Truro banner in fine style making a huge mark on the Nation's very best...

Dr Michael Wiseman (CO59)

October 30, 2017

Dr Patrick Wiseman (CO68)

October 30, 2017

200 Out of 200 Marks – Helena Aces Music GCSE A Year Young

October 26, 2017

Talented student and singer Helena Paish has this week found out that she achieved full marks in her Music GCSE, 200 out of 200, having completed the course a year...

House Music Competition 2017

October 24, 2017

Last week saw the Semi-finals and Finals of the school’s annual House Music Competition, in which over a third/nearly 200 of the school’s pupils take part. The competition, which is open to all pupils, all instruments and voices, solos and ensembles, was judged this year by Andrew Millington, former Organist and Director of Music at Exeter Cathedral, and an experienced examiner and adjudicator, and showcased the incredible level of musical talent in all year groups at the...

Surfing Update October 2017

October 20, 2017

A fantastic day at Gwithian with sun, light off shore winds and a good 2-3 foot surf was the setting for this year’s Cornwall School Games Surfing Qualifiers. We took a 16 strong team this year competing against a number of schools in the Peninsula area. The Groms made good progress through a number heats, semi’s and quarter...

Hockey Report October 2017

October 20, 2017

The U13A team faced tough opponents as the side from Exeter were powerful on the ball and fast on the break which enabled them to take an early lead. The girls rallied well and worked together to form an effective press that an enabled them to have a more solid team defence as the match...

Students Set to Appear in Upcoming TedxTruro Event

October 20, 2017

5th Year Student Bimini Love and 2nd Year Student Max Caddis will both have their inspirational projects featured in this year’s TedxTruro ‘Beyond Barriers’...

Prep Head’s Blog: 20 October 2017

October 20, 2017

It was lovely to come together as a school on Wednesday morning to celebrate this special time of year, to show our gratitude for the harvest and to focus on sharing our plenty with...

Cross Country Update- October 2017

October 17, 2017

Four of our cross country teams travelled up to Stover School, Devon, on 6th October for the first round of the ESAA Cross Country Cup. Stover School set up a great course through a mix of woods, school fields and moorland. With the top three teams in each category going through to the regionals, and the summer-like conditions, some exciting races were...

Netball Report October 2017

October 16, 2017

U16 County Netball Tournament – Champions Truro School won our group beating Penair 17-2, Penrice 15-6, Penryn 14-9, Pool 18-1 and Wadebridge 20-4. On to the final where we met Penryn and Richard Lander in a three-way round robin. We played Richard Lander first winning 10-6. Our final game was against Penryn again who we beat 12-11. The girls were undefeated all day and now go on to represent Cornwall at the South West finals in...

Junior Boys’ Boarding Blog- 16 October

October 16, 2017

Friday night was reasonably quiet, with some Mario Kart and pool in the games room – Constantine inviting one of our friends from Trennick House down to enjoy our excellent facilities. In other news, Mr Thomson also beat Hector at Mario Kart for the first time this...

Junior Girls’ Boarding Blog- 16 October

October 16, 2017

So it’s time for the final Pentreve blog of this half term – hasn’t the time flown by! I can’t believe we’ve packed so much into six...

Senior Girls’ Boarding Blog- 16 October

October 16, 2017

It has been another busy week for the girls in Malvern...

Reception Class Get Creative With Clay

October 13, 2017

Truro Pre-Prep’s Reception class have been embracing their creativity this Friday with a ceramics...

Truro School Students Achieve Top GCSE Geology Results in the Country

October 13, 2017

Truro School students, Zoe Mitchell and Alex Jones have achieved the top mark in the country for GCSE Geology. In the top six there were five Truro School students; Zoe Mitchell, Alex Jones, Lloyd Stein, Finn Walker and Alice Bebb. At A Level Amy Ellis was fourth in the country for A Level Geology having achieved full marks in two of the three modules. Eight students have also gone on to study Geology at notable universities, including one at...

Prep Head’s Blog: 13 October 2017

October 13, 2017

This half term, one of our new clubs, Language Club, is well underway. The term started with three members, one learning Italian and two learning Japanese. As the term has progressed, the club has now grown to five members as word is...

5th Year Geographers Enjoy a Day in the Dunes

October 12, 2017

Sunny weather, warm conditions and a day on the beach. It all sounds like a relaxing day in one of Cornwall’s beauty spots but we can assure you that our 5th Years were hard at work...

Netball Success for Truro School’s Under 16 Dream Team

October 11, 2017

Last Saturday the U16s played in their County Netball...

Prep School Rugby Update October 2017

October 10, 2017