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Truro Prep Leap to Success with Gold Sports Award

February 16, 2018

Truro Prep School has become the only school in Cornwall to obtain the Youth Sports Trust Gold Quality Mark this...

Jack becomes a ‘Top Banana’

February 12, 2018

Congratulations to Year 5 pupil Jack who managed to come out as ‘Top Banana’ in the Truro Prep School Bananagrams competition....

Prep Head’s Blog: 9 February 2018

February 9, 2018

It Never Snows in Cornwall. I can’t count the times that I have heard this said since I have lived in Cornwall and so couldn’t quite believe what I was seeing when I approached Chiverton Cross roundabout on Wednesday morning and hit the white...

Year 5 have an action packed day learning about the Vikings

February 6, 2018

Year 5 pupils recently enjoyed a Viking workshop at Cornwall’s Maritime...

Truro Prep go wild at Youth Speaks competition

February 2, 2018

Seven schools took part in this year’s Youth Speaks competition, which took place on Thursday 1 February...

Success for Truro Prep’s budding photographers

February 2, 2018

Truro Prep School have once again exposed their photographic talents in the Rotary Young Photographer Competition...

Students celebrate in City of Lights parade

February 1, 2018

Truro Prep School and Truro Senior School have once again come together to participate in Truro’s City of Lights...

Year 5 pupils become news presenters for a day

January 31, 2018

Pupils at Truro Prep School were recently given a unique opportunity to play the role of news presenters in a BBC News-style broadcast. It was lights, camera, action as the boys and girls in Year 5 took centre stage to report on Truro Prep School’s latest ‘Double Excellent’ inspection results, the highest mark...

IAPS Swimming Gala 2018

January 31, 2018

On Thursday 25 January, sixteen Year 5 and 6 swimmers set off for Millfield School to compete at the qualifying round for the IAPS swimming...

Just for Girls National Judo Competition

January 31, 2018

We had a very enjoyable, social and successful weekend at High...

Prep Head’s Blog: 26 January 2018

January 26, 2018

We had a visit from Mr Chris Caws, Development Manager for the Youth Sport Trust in the South West last Friday who came to review our school’s provision and outcomes in PE and sport in order to ascertain whether we met the criteria to achieve a Gold Quality...

Truro Prep School welcome renowned poet Sally Crabtree for a visit

January 25, 2018

The children enjoyed an inspiring day of workshops and presentations with celebrated poet and children’s author Sally...

Prep Head’s Blog: 12 January 2018

January 12, 2018

There was great excitement when everyone returned on Thursday to find that our six new classrooms were indeed ready for...

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...

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’...

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...

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...

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....

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...