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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...

Instagram Masterclass with Matt Inwood

March 15, 2019

Our Leiths cookery students have spent the last few months creating a range of culinary masterpieces and so we thought it was only fair that they should also learn how to photograph their achievements at an Instagram Masterclass with Matt...

Students draw inspiration from the Heseltine Gallery’s exhibition

March 15, 2019

Both students and visitors have been drawing inspiration from the Heseltine Gallery’s current exhibition, which uses the abstraction of dance and physical movement to translate the sounds into gesture, then gesture into a purely visual...

Monty and Harrison travelled to Oxford, for the finals of the prestigious Schools’ Debating Competition

March 12, 2019

On Saturday, Monty and Harrison travelled to Oxford, for the finals of the prestigious Schools' Debating Competition, held at the...

Junior Charity Concert 2019

March 6, 2019

This year’s Junior Charity concert was held at the Burrell Theatre on Monday evening. The event, organised entirely by the students, was expertly directed by Fin W, Alfie L, Jenna K and Ben J...

South West finals of the English Speaking Union Mace Debating Competition

March 1, 2019

Truro School students, Hettie and Ella, travelled up to King’s College Taunton last night, to represent the School in the South West finals of the English Speaking Union Mace Debating Competition, having won a tough first two rounds to secure their...

Geologist explore geological history of the coastline

February 28, 2019

The Lower Sixth Geologists enjoyed an unseasonably warm February fieldwork trip in the glorious...

Truro School Shakespeare Festival 2019

February 15, 2019

On Monday and Tuesday evenings this week, every one of our 2nd Year pupils took to the Burrell Theatre stage to perform in the 14th Truro School Shakespeare...

Jazz Concert draws inspiration from a diverse mix of sounds

February 15, 2019

Drawing inspiration from a diverse mix of sounds, with music ranging from 'Tequila' to 'The way we were', Thursday's Jazz concert brought a revolutionary sound to the Burrell...

Students take first prize in SW Schools Geology Challenge

February 7, 2019

Our Lower Sixth geology students are celebrating after taking first prize in yesterday’s SW Schools Geology Challenge at Plymouth...

ESU Mace Debating Competition

February 1, 2019

In the second round of the ESU Mace Debating Competition,  Ella W and Hettie T made a brilliantly complementary team, debated against Liskeard College, but clinched it on the strength and clarity of their arguments and their rebuttal....

Olesia and Chloe Celebrate Oxbridge Offers

January 30, 2019

Truro School students Olesia Vardar and Chloe Dobbs are celebrating after securing offers to study at Cambridge and Oxford universities,...

Millie Macdonald holds private viewing of Chāi Nà

January 29, 2019

Upper Sixth student, Millie Macdonald, holds a private viewing and reception to celebrate the opening night of her art installation, Chāi...

Success at National Public Speaking Competition

January 24, 2019

Yesterday evening, at Plymouth College, the Truro School team won the Devon and Cornwall round of the English Speaking Union Churchill National Public Speaking...

Debating Team make National Finals

January 22, 2019

Our debating teams had a hugely successful evening debating with the Oxford Union at King’s College...

Head of cathedral choir encourages musicians to explore vocations

January 21, 2019

Millie Macdonald prepares for her exhibition – Chāi Nà

January 18, 2019

Talented Upper Sixth student, Millie Macdonald, is preparing for the private viewing of her exhibition Chāi...

Lower Sixth put their memories to the test

January 15, 2019

The Lower Sixth Psychology students have been busy learning about memory, attention and testing methods having received a visit from Dr Alexander Taylor, Lecturer of Psychology at Aberystwyth University....

Year 6 get creative with glass

January 14, 2019

Truro Prep’s Year 6 pupils have been busy taking part in a glass...

Nine Lessons and Carols

December 14, 2018

Truro Prep and Truro School held their annual Nine Lessons and Carols service at Truro...