Boarders’ Blog

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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...

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...

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...

Senior Boys’ Boarding Blog: 19 May 2019

May 22, 2019

I am sending a slightly different blog this week in the form of Mars’ outstanding speech to students, parents and teachers at the Upper Sixth Leavers’ Chapel Service last...

Senior Girls’ Boarding Blog: 19 May 2019

May 21, 2019

Welcome to the last blog of the first half of the Summer term! Wow! I cannot believe the academic year has only six weeks remaining; it really does seem like only yesterday that the girls...

Junior Boys’ Boarding Blog: 19 May 2019

May 20, 2019

It has been a really great weekend in the boarding house. Good luck to Henry who left to compete in a fencing competition. A new experience for Roland who has spent the night under...

Senior Girls’ Boarding Blog: 12 May 2019

May 16, 2019

This weekend greeted us with some beautiful weather, which unfortunately just served as a reminder to the girls that they would be busy studying! However, it was nice to see some sunshine out the window and it warmed things up a lot....

Junior Boys’ Boarding Blog: 12 May 2019

May 13, 2019

What a glorious Summer weekend we have enjoyed in Cornwall.  The weather hasn’t dropped beneath 15 degrees and the sun has been out all weekend.  How lucky it is that this weather has coincided...

Junior Girls’ Boarding Blog: 12 May 2019

May 13, 2019

Well, it’s been a busy week, even though we’ve only had four days of school!  On Monday we took advantage of the Bank Holiday and a day off lessons to take all the boarders to Flambards, a theme park near...

Senior Boys’ Boarding Blog: 12 May 2019

May 13, 2019

This weekend has been a genuine opportunity for our boys to see Cornwall at its best, with 2 days of glorious sunshine. When the sun shines, there is only one thing to do – head for the...

Senior Boys’ Boarding Blog: 6 May 2019

May 7, 2019

The boys, especially in the 5th Year and U6, have really started to study hard in preparation for their upcoming GCSE and A-level exams. Many boarders have made good use of the library over the long...

Senior Girls’ Boarding Blog: 5 May 2019

May 7, 2019

Another week has flown by and it seems crazy to think that the half term break is now just three weeks away. This week has been as busy as any other with a lot to report on and lots of pictures to...

Junior Girls’ Boarding Blog: 28 April 2019

May 2, 2019

Well, we’ve only been back a few days but already it seems like we’ve never been away as the girls have been busy getting back into the swing of things.  This week we have welcomed two new members into our community, Mariia and Diana from...

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...

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...