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Fowey Festival of Arts and Literature

May 14, 2019

Our Lower Sixth Music Students were invited to attend the prestigious Fowey Festival of Arts and Literature, with both solo and group...

International Male Choral Festival brings visitors from afar

May 9, 2019

Gathered together in the Sir Ben Ainslie Sports Centre the students and staff were wowed by an impromptu concert by the choir who then joined in with our own Barbershop Boys and two visiting primary...

Interactive Drama Workshop

May 8, 2019

Our Year 2 pupils welcomed students from the Sixth Form for an interactive drama workshop this...

Music for Youth National Festival 2019

May 8, 2019

Following the Music for Youth Regional Festival Series (in which some 40,000 young people from all over the country took part) we are delighted to announce...

Medics, Dentists and Vets and Allied Health Professionals’ Business Lunch

May 3, 2019

Students from the 4th Year and above attended a Medics, Dentists and Vets and Allied Health professional Business Lunch on Friday 3 May, in the Heseltine...

2019 Kernow Youth Book Awards

May 1, 2019

On Wednesday 1st May Truro School Book Club attended the 2019 Kernow Youth Book Awards. It is a fantastic annual event, which was hosted by Carnegie Award-winning author Tim...

Local doctors provide Lower Sixth with an incredible opportunity

May 1, 2019

Thank you to all the doctors who provided our Lower Sixth students with an incredible opportunity to experience the commonly used interview process for medical courses during yesterday’s Mock Multiple Mini...

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...

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....

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...

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...

Observational Research Skills at Newquay Zoo

April 4, 2019

Our Lower Sixth Psychology Students visited Newquay Zoo as part of their observational research skills...

Geological Society Poster Competition

April 3, 2019

Daisy B, Rufus M, Tom P, Aysha C, Lottie M and Harris M represented Truro School in the national finals of the Geological Society poster competition at Burlington House in...

Cornwall Music Festival 2019

April 3, 2019

We were delighted by the success of our talented pupils again this year at the prestigious Cornwall Music...

Gala Concert with Roselyon School at St Petroc’s, Bodmin

March 29, 2019

It is always a joy to return to St Petroc’s Church in Bodmin – we are always given a very warm welcome, the church is a magnificent building and, acoustically speaking, a joy to perform...

Barnstorming A Level Drama Performances

March 27, 2019

Last night, Edward Townsend and Josef Ovenden-Hope performed an extract from Samuel Beckett's Waiting for Godot for their A level drama...

2nd Years welcome local author Chris Higgins

March 27, 2019

It was a privilege to welcome local author Chris Higgins to Truro School this...

The spring exhibition at The Heseltine Gallery, Truro

March 25, 2019

The Spring exhibition at The Heseltine Gallery, Truro, showcases the glorious colour of one of Cornwall’s leading painters, Ashley Hanson. His sensuous, enigmatic, canvases, painterly responses to place and the novel, blur the borders between fact and fiction, abstraction and...

Jewellery Making Activities

March 15, 2019

Boys and girls have had the opportunity to explore different silver smithing techniques and create some beautiful hand-made...