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Students Get Festive with Annual Christmas Concert

December 15, 2017

Last night over three hundred parents, staff and friends braved the blustery wind and rain to attend the school’s annual Christmas...

Nine Lessons and Carols

December 14, 2017

Wednesday saw the School’s annual Nine Lessons and Carols service held in Truro Cathedral, the birthplace of this traditional service of scripture readings (telling the Christmas story) and music compiled by Bishop Edward White Benson in...

Pre-Prep put on a stunning version of the Nativity

December 14, 2017

Children from the Nursery and Reception classes twinkled as stars, glittered as angels and shone as actors in a humorous retelling of the Nativity story....

A Level Students take on London

December 13, 2017

Truro School Students Manage to Get a Clean-Sweep in Badminton

December 13, 2017

This week students managed to take home four County Championships titles with all four teams winning their Badminton...

Truro Cathedral and Truro Prep School looking to inspire the next generation of choristers

December 8, 2017

This week Truro Cathedral, in partnership with Truro Prep School, announced the new dates for their ‘Be a Chorister for a Day’...

Year 1 Step Back in Time

December 8, 2017

On Tuesday, the children of Year 1 were transported back in time to the Victorian...

Truro Prep School celebrates a Cornish Christmas

December 6, 2017

The pupils of Truro Prep School have once again added some Cornish magic to Christmas this...

Year 2 Receive a Visit from Truro Fire Service

December 6, 2017

On Tuesday afternoon, as part of their current topic ‘Fire, Fire!’, Year 2 were hugely excited to be able to re-enact the Great Fire of London in the Pre-Prep...

Years 5 and 6 Orienteering Adventure in Tehidy Woods

December 5, 2017

94 pupils from Years 5 and 6 recently went on an orienteering mission to Tehidy...

Prep Head’s Blog: 1 December 2017

December 1, 2017

This week we have focused on the meaning of Advent and the importance of this special time of year. In assembly on Monday (Prep) and Thursday (Pre-Prep), we looked at the Latin meaning of the word, ‘adventus’ meaning...

Top Grading for Truro School in Official Inspection Report

November 30, 2017

A newly published inspection report has this week scored Truro School as ‘excellent’ in both assessed areas, the highest grading...

Headmaster’s Blog: 30 November 2017

November 30, 2017

This morning we hosted the Bank of England’s SW quarterly inflation briefing in our Burrell Theatre. The wonderful set used last week in our major production The Snow Queen was still in...

Truro Prep attends Kid’s Lit Quiz Competition

November 29, 2017

On Friday, a team of four Truro Prep School pupils Jonathan, Tristan, Evie and Pax travelled to Kingswood School, Bath for the South West round of the worldwide Kid's Lit Quiz competition....

Warmth and Ovation for Snow Queen Production

November 28, 2017

Truro School’s production of The Snow Queen has been a resounding success with its epic fairy tale...

An Update from the Pre-Prep

November 28, 2017

Reception this week have been learning how to subtract from 10 by using mini people. Meanwhile in Nursery they are learning how to count by matching the spots on a dice to the correct number of...

5th Year Art Trip to London

November 28, 2017

The 5th Year GCSE Art students recently went on a two-day field trip to London....

Year 2 learn about the Tudors

November 24, 2017

In Literacy this week, the Year 2 children used their skills when writing instructions to make gingerbread Tudor...

Christmas Fair – Friends of Truro School

November 24, 2017

Friends of Truro School are holding the annual Christmas Fair in the Senior School Dining Hall on Saturday, 2 December 2017 from 2pm to...

Reception’s Dinosaur Workshop is a Roaring Success

November 23, 2017

Last week the children and parents in Reception took part in a Dinosaur Workshop....