Blogs

A Sleuth for the Truth: Year 5 Maths and Science Day

June 19, 2019

A sleuth for the truth: In their quest to find out what happened to the poisoned Headmaster, our Year 5 Prep pupils visited the Senior School to complete a series of Maths and Science experiments to discover who did it, and...

Pre-Prep Sports Day 2019

June 19, 2019

The ground may have been damp but the Pre-Prep spirits were certainly not. Congratulations to all our little runners who took part in today’s Pre-Prep Sports Day - you are all...

A Level Spanish students welcome visitors from the Basque country

June 18, 2019

We were pleased to welcome two students from the Basque country into one of our A Level Spanish...

Green Party candidate Amanda Pennington talks Climate Change

June 18, 2019

As part of our continued programme of events and activities around climate change, we welcomed local Green Party councillor Amanda Pennington to the Chapel to talk to students from all year groups about Climate...

Senior Girls’ Boarding Blog: 16 June 2019

June 18, 2019

It was Helena’s birthday on Friday and we wished her a very special day with singing Happy Birthday and of course, some cake before school. We said goodbye to Erin who has now left...

Junior Girls’ Boarding Blog: 16 June 2019

June 17, 2019

It’s been an extremely busy week for everyone with school exams taking place.  The girls have handled all the revision extremely well although there have been some early nights after...

Senior Boys’ Boarding Blog: 17 June 2019

June 17, 2019

It has been a very quiet week in Trennick due to exams...

Junior Boys’ Boarding Blog: 17 June 2019

June 17, 2019

What a relief - exam week has come to an...

Prep Summer Concert

June 14, 2019

Our Truro School Prep Summer Concert took place on Wednesday with children from Year 3 to Year 6...

Hidden Worlds

June 12, 2019

Using some powerful and emotive sculpture, Truro School art students have been exposing the impact that pollution from plastic and waste has on our deep-sea habitats and sea...

Reception Get Buzzy!

June 12, 2019

Reception have been looking at pollination and pollinators and studying the world's largest and heaviest seed from a Coco de Mer plant; growing only on two small islands in the Seychelles, some people think it is pollinated by bees, others believe that lizards might transfer the pollen...

Truro School Drama Students perform ‘The Promise’ to Local Primary Schools

June 11, 2019

Truro School’s drama students have been performing at local primary schools as part of the School’s outreach programme. The School’s outreach programme is designed...

Junior Girls’ Boarding Blog: 9 June 2019

June 11, 2019

It has been a slightly tiring week for the girls in their lead up to exams next week but still full of fun. Freya and Delilah had beach volleyball at Carbis Bay on Wednesday, and Mariia, Uliana...

Senior Girls’ Boarding Blog: 9 June 2019

June 10, 2019

The second half of the Summer term began in earnest on Monday morning and it was great to welcome the girls back following the half term break. All were on good form and reported a...

Beach Volleyball Tournament at Carbis Bay

June 7, 2019

Truro School entered their first beach volleyball tournament on Wednesday, joining the Cornwall School Beach Games event which was held at Carbis Bay beach....

Headmaster’s Blog: 5 June 2019

June 5, 2019

With our 5th Year and Upper Sixth students on study leave and in the midst of public exams, and the rest of the school gearing up for end of year internal assessments next week, the school was eerily quiet yesterday as I showed around a visiting headteacher. Plenty of studious activity as we popped our heads into various...

Year 2 visit the National Marine Aquarium in Plymouth

May 24, 2019

Following on from our Plastics in the Ocean topic, Year 2 had a wonderful trip to the National Marine Aquarium in...

Junior Girls’ Boarding Blog: 19 May 2019

May 24, 2019

The term has flown passed with only one more week to go before half term! We welcomed Rose this week on Tuesday as a flexi boarder and it wasn’t long before she was...

Sixth Form students get arty with Year 2

May 24, 2019

Two of our Sixth Form art prefects taught a Year 2 art lesson at the Prep School this week. They guided the children beautifully through the task and the Year 2 pupils were very receptive to their...

Truro School Girls and Boys Perform on BGT

May 23, 2019

There has been great excitement at Truro School following the performance by Truro Cathedral’s Choristers, most of whom are educated at Truro School, on Britain’s Got Talent at the...