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National Schools Badminton Competition

February 19, 2019

For the second year running, the Truro School girls' and boys’ KS3 and KS4 teams all won the county round of the competition and will progress to the regional round later this...

Truro School Shakespeare Festival

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...

Prep Head’s Blog: 13 February 2019

February 13, 2019

Three Year 6 boys took our assembly on Monday morning in Prep and Thursday afternoon in Pre-Prep, sharing with the rest of the school their ideas about the problems we face and some possible solutions....

Historic Double Qualification in Squash Championships

February 13, 2019

Part two of our personal “Mission Impossible” turned into the most dramatic Squash triumph for the School imaginable on a day of utter drama, excitement and sporting excellence in the KS 4 final qualification round for the National Schools...

Truro School Fencers selected for European and World Championships

February 9, 2019

British Fencing has published the GBR team for the upcoming European Championships in Italy and the World Championships in Poland and Truro School are delighted to announce that almost half the sabre teams are made up of current or recent, former...

Latest Truro School Prep Netball News

February 8, 2019

This week, Year 6 played against the 1st Years at Truro School and Year 4 played Polwhele - a great start to the netball season for...

Youth Speaks Competition Area Final

February 8, 2019

Truro School Prep took part in the area final of the Youth Speaks competition, which was held at Penwith College, Penzance on Tuesday, 5...

U16 netball through to national semi-finals

February 8, 2019

Congratulations to the u16 netball squad who are through to the semi-finals of the Sisters n Sport National Cup...

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...

Truro School Squash Team Qualify for National Finals

February 7, 2019

Truro School Squash Team qualifies in style for National Finals...

Year 6 Humanities Workshop

February 5, 2019

Identifying the correct design of Truro Cathedral, comparing photographs of Truro past and present and studying census documents… all part of today’s Year 6...

Year 5 and 6 Inter-House Swimming Gala

February 1, 2019

On Thursday the 31st of January Year 5 and 6 had an inter-house swimming gala. Report by Alice B...

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....

Squash County Junior Championships

January 30, 2019

Truro School pupils dominate squash county junior...

Truro School Prep took part in the first Cornish Primary Olympiad

January 30, 2019

After a morning of Code Breaking, finding out about the Delicious World of Pi and exploring Super Powers and Wicked Roots the Truro School Prep team were warmed up nicely for the Cornish Primary...

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...

Sport: January Round-Up

January 25, 2019

A jam-packed month of fixtures and events with some stunning success across a range of sports. This once again underlines our status as a school that offers an amazing variety of sport for the pupils to take part...

Headmaster’s Blog: 25 January 2019

January 25, 2019

Despite the infamous line from one of our senior politicians that “people in this country have had enough of experts”, it was a real pleasure to host a visit from Mike Nicholson last...