April 2019

Senior Girls’ Boarding Blog: 28 April 2019

April 30, 2019

The Summer term school calendar promises all sorts of fun with sports day, world aims week, speech day/prize giving and of course the much anticipated thanks giving services and 5th/6th Form balls that, for...

Senior Boys’ Boarding Blog: 28 April 2019

April 30, 2019

Sunday saw us join up with the Junior boys of Poltisco house to visit the beautiful fishing town of Porthleven for their annual food...

Sporting success in squash, windsurfing, swimming and badminton

April 30, 2019

Our sporting stars have been triumphing again this week with fantastic achievements in squash, badminton, swimming and...

Junior Boys’ Boarding Blog: 28 April 2019

April 30, 2019

Our first activity of this term looked to make the most of Cornwall in its best season – Summer. Although the weather was not as glorious as we might yet hope, we were fortunate to avoid the rain on our trip out to...

Success for Students in Biology Olympiad

April 29, 2019

Several Upper Sixth biologists entered this year’s British Biology Olympiad, designed to test and motivate students with an interest in...

BBC 500 Words Story Competition

April 29, 2019

Four children from Truro School Prep have successfully written their way to the next round of the BBC 500 Words Story...

Truro Cathedral Choir perform at Truro School’s Easter Concert

April 12, 2019

Truro School welcomed Truro Cathedral Choir to their annual Easter Music Concert where they sang alongside the School’s own talented musicians....

Junior Boys’ Boarding Blog: 31 March 2019

April 12, 2019

The boys have had an enjoyable and relaxing time this weekend. After supper and prep on Friday evening some of the boys completed some much needed room tidying. It is surprising how much the boys accumulate in two...

Toddler Group have an egg-cellent Easter celebration

April 12, 2019

Our Parent and Toddler Group had an egg-cellent time at our end of term Easter celebration, with arts and crafts, Easter stories, hot cross buns and an Easter Egg...

Truro School’s Tennis Trip to Portugal

April 11, 2019

A group of 14 pupils flew to Portugal for a 6 day tennis camp in the Algarve's prestigious Vale do Lobo...

House Verse Competition

April 10, 2019

Truro School Prep ended the Spring Term with drama, expression, rhythm and rhyme when it held its annual House Verse...

Prep School Spring Term Cross Country Report

April 5, 2019

There were many strong individual performances, with the school taking third place in the team competition for the primary...

Cornwall Spring Games Cycling Finals

April 5, 2019

Congratulations to our brilliant grass track cycling teams, who recently competed in the county...

Prep School Spring Term Netball Report

April 5, 2019

I am really proud of the improvement the girls showed throughout all the...

Prep School Spring Term Hockey Report

April 5, 2019

As usual, the standard of play was high with all teams playing consistently well in all of their games....

Gold Award in the British Physics Olympiad for Olessia

April 5, 2019

Congratulations to Upper Sixth Student, Olesia who has achieved a Gold Award in the British Physics...

U15 boys’ cricket team win the Indoor Cornwall Cricket Championships

April 4, 2019

Congratulations to the U15 boys' cricket team who won the Indoor Cornwall Cricket...

James McCabe CO12

April 4, 2019

After four years at Truro School, James finished Sixth Form in 2012 and left to travel Australia and South Africa, embark on an Atlantic yacht race and spend three months on the island of St...

2J Debate Development Goal Priorities

April 4, 2019

Last week, 2J embarked on a passionate discussion as to whether they could rank Development Goals, including equality, access to healthcare, zero hunger and environmental sustainability, in order of priority....

‘The Only Way is Ethics’ welcomed Dr Peter Vardy

April 4, 2019

This week we were delighted to host our sixth annual ‘The Only Way is Ethics’ conference at the Burrell Theatre, as part of the Cornwall Education Partnership initiative for GCSE...