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House Verse Competition

April 10, 2019

Truro School Prep ended the Spring Term with drama, expression, rhythm and rhyme when it held its annual House Verse...

Prep School Spring Term Cross Country Report

April 5, 2019

There were many strong individual performances, with the school taking third place in the team competition for the primary...

Cornwall Spring Games Cycling Finals

April 5, 2019

Congratulations to our brilliant grass track cycling teams, who recently competed in the county...

Prep School Spring Term Netball Report

April 5, 2019

I am really proud of the improvement the girls showed throughout all the...

Prep School Spring Term Hockey Report

April 5, 2019

As usual, the standard of play was high with all teams playing consistently well in all of their games....

CYB Tournament 2019

April 1, 2019

Eight badminton players from Truro School Prep took part in the under 11s county tournament in Newquay on Saturday 30...

Duffy’s Lucky Escape

March 29, 2019

Our Year 2 pupils have been reading Duffy’s Lucky Escape: an engaging story about a sea turtle’s encounter with plastics in the sea after a storm....

Year 3 Play – The Boy King

March 29, 2019

Year 3 impressed family and friends with beautiful singing, clear diction and humorous performances at last night's production of The Boy...

IAPS Swimming Gala 2019

March 28, 2019

On Thursday 14th March sixteen year five and six swimmers set of for Millfield School to compete at the qualifying round for the IAPS swimming...

Under 9 Cross Country

March 28, 2019

In beautiful sunshine, on Friday 22nd March, Truro School Prep competed in St Petroc’s annual cross country...

Year 5 Rugby vs Fulham Prep

March 28, 2019

Saturday 16th March saw the return of Fulham Prep to Truro School Prep for their annual Year 5 Rugby...

Truro Prep School Invitation Judo Championships

March 26, 2019

A great morning and tremendous Judo from our students on home territory for...

Hot Cross Buns with Baker Tom

March 25, 2019

As well as developing your child’s speaking, reading, writing and numerical skills from an early age, we place equal emphasis on the wider aspects of education including self-confidence, social skills and of course, learning to cook the perfect Hot Cross...

Prep Head’s Blog: 22 March 2019

March 22, 2019

Last time I wrote, I reported on an initiative started by one of our Year 6 boys – The Starfish Club – based on the story where a young boy taught an older man a lesson that every small action counts and can lead to change. The starfish pledges involved every child from Nursery to Year 6; they all committed to doing at least one thing to help our...

Truro School Prep Excels At Primary Level

March 21, 2019

Truro School Prep, who work to a more rounded Prep Diploma curriculum, are thrilled to have maintained excellent standards in literacy and numeracy in their most recent results. Taking reading as an example, over the last 12 months pupils have averaged a 17.45 month increase in reading age, 45% above the national...

Year 5 take part in a beach clean

March 20, 2019

Our Year 5 waste warriors headed to Chapel Porth to take part in an organised Beach Clean with the National Trust. The pupils made their way enthusiastically along the beach, scouring the ground and rocks as they went. The children collected litter with gloves and litter pickers and managed to find a wide variety of rubbish, ranging from old trainers to fishing wire and plastic...

Writers dazzle with their inspiring writing!

March 19, 2019

The theme for this year’s Rotary writing competition was ‘My inspiration.’ Entries were allowed to be either fiction or non-fiction, providing that they fitted the theme, and were 500 words or fewer....

Red Nose Day celebrations

March 15, 2019

By selling novelty jester glasses and the iconic red noses, alongside sponge throwing, a lucky dip, and pin the red nose on the wall, Truro School Prep was able to do their part in raising funds for comic...

Year 4 Musical Performance

March 13, 2019

All Year 4 pupils have spent this year learning a new musical instrument. Their hard work and practise culminated on Wednesday in a wonderful performance of music to parents, friends and...

U11 Football compete in Independent Schools FA 7 a-side tournament

March 12, 2019

Truro School Prep U11 Football team had a four hour journey to Clifton College near Bristol on Friday 8 March to play in the Independent Schools FA 7 a-side tournament for schools in the South-West of...