Senior School News

All the latest news from our Senior School

Music for Youth National Festival 2019

May 8, 2019

Following the Music for Youth Regional Festival Series (in which some 40,000 young people from all over the country took part) we are delighted to announce...

Sports Dinner 2019

May 8, 2019

We were delighted to welcome students, parents, teachers and staff, the Headmaster and our guest speaker, Russell Earnshaw to the Headland Hotel to celebrate the school’s fantastic sporting...

Latest Sports News in Fencing, Badminton and Football

May 7, 2019

Fantastic achievements over the bank holiday weekend by our Fencing, Badminton and Football players....

Charity Dodgeball Tournament

May 3, 2019

There was great laughter and camaraderie in today’s student-led Dodgeball Tournament in aid of Amnesty...

Medics, Dentists and Vets and Allied Health Professionals’ Business Lunch

May 3, 2019

Students from the 4th Year and above attended a Medics, Dentists and Vets and Allied Health professional Business Lunch on Friday 3 May, in the Heseltine...

2019 Kernow Youth Book Awards

May 1, 2019

On Wednesday 1st May Truro School Book Club attended the 2019 Kernow Youth Book Awards. It is a fantastic annual event, which was hosted by Carnegie Award-winning author Tim...

Local doctors provide Lower Sixth with an incredible opportunity

May 1, 2019

Thank you to all the doctors who provided our Lower Sixth students with an incredible opportunity to experience the commonly used interview process for medical courses during yesterday’s Mock Multiple Mini...

Sporting success in squash, windsurfing, swimming and badminton

April 30, 2019

Our sporting stars have been triumphing again this week with fantastic achievements in squash, badminton, swimming and...

Success for Students in Biology Olympiad

April 29, 2019

Several Upper Sixth biologists entered this year’s British Biology Olympiad, designed to test and motivate students with an interest in...

Truro Cathedral Choir perform at Truro School’s Easter Concert

April 12, 2019

Truro School welcomed Truro Cathedral Choir to their annual Easter Music Concert where they sang alongside the School’s own talented musicians....

Truro School’s Tennis Trip to Portugal

April 11, 2019

A group of 14 pupils flew to Portugal for a 6 day tennis camp in the Algarve's prestigious Vale do Lobo...

Gold Award in the British Physics Olympiad for Olessia

April 5, 2019

Congratulations to Upper Sixth Student, Olesia who has achieved a Gold Award in the British Physics...

U15 boys’ cricket team win the Indoor Cornwall Cricket Championships

April 4, 2019

Congratulations to the U15 boys' cricket team who won the Indoor Cornwall Cricket...

2J Debate Development Goal Priorities

April 4, 2019

Last week, 2J embarked on a passionate discussion as to whether they could rank Development Goals, including equality, access to healthcare, zero hunger and environmental sustainability, in order of priority....

‘The Only Way is Ethics’ welcomed Dr Peter Vardy

April 4, 2019

This week we were delighted to host our sixth annual ‘The Only Way is Ethics’ conference at the Burrell Theatre, as part of the Cornwall Education Partnership initiative for GCSE...

Observational Research Skills at Newquay Zoo

April 4, 2019

Our Lower Sixth Psychology Students visited Newquay Zoo as part of their observational research skills...

Geological Society Poster Competition

April 3, 2019

Daisy B, Rufus M, Tom P, Aysha C, Lottie M and Harris M represented Truro School in the national finals of the Geological Society poster competition at Burlington House in...

Cornwall Music Festival 2019

April 3, 2019

We were delighted by the success of our talented pupils again this year at the prestigious Cornwall Music...

2019 KS3 National Schools Squash Championships

April 2, 2019

This blue ribbon event of the season was held at Nottingham for KS3 boys on Wednesday 20 March with the National title up for grabs. 83 schools originally entered and only the top eight managed to qualify for the finals day itself....

2019 KS4 National Schools Squash Championships

April 2, 2019

Denied a National title by the smallest of margins perhaps, but full of optimism and desire going forward, the boys will now play and train with a deeper belief than ever before that they can go all the way...