Senior School News

All the latest news from our Senior School

Tennis Update May 2019

May 30, 2019

Truro School’s best tennis players played Exmouth College last week....

Truro School Girls and Boys Perform on BGT

May 23, 2019

There has been great excitement at Truro School following the performance by Truro Cathedral’s Choristers, most of whom are educated at Truro School, on Britain’s Got Talent at the...

Biology and Geography Field Trip

May 23, 2019

The 1st Years enjoyed a combined Biology and Geography Field Trip to the Blue Reef Aquarium and Newquay Town Centre. To further their understanding of marine...

Upper Sixth Leavers’ Day 2019

May 21, 2019

On Friday 17 May, Upper Sixth students, parents and staff gathered in the Chapel for their Leavers’ Service, followed by a celebratory lunch on the Terraces....

Castle Beach Field Investigation

May 21, 2019

When it comes to field investigations, we are very fortunate to be located in such a fascinating and beautiful part of the country. Last week, our 4th Year biology students had the good fortune of undertaking their practical field investigation at Castle Beach near...

Charity Committee Beach Clean

May 20, 2019

To tie in with our recent charity day in aid of Ocean Cleanup and Surfers Against Sewage, members of the Charity Committee organised a beach clean in Perranporth....

Fowey Festival of Arts and Literature

May 14, 2019

Our Lower Sixth Music Students were invited to attend the prestigious Fowey Festival of Arts and Literature, with both solo and group...

Ten Tors Challenge 2019

May 13, 2019

Congratulations to everyone who took part in the Ten Tors challenge this weekend. Joining 400 teams from across the South West, our four teams did incredibly well to navigate unaided across...

Sporting Success in Sailing and Surfing

May 13, 2019

In sailing, over the bank holiday weekend Sam C competed in the 33rd Eric Twiname Junior Championships. The British Youth Sailing regional squad were invited...

International Male Choral Festival brings visitors from afar

May 9, 2019

Gathered together in the Sir Ben Ainslie Sports Centre the students and staff were wowed by an impromptu concert by the choir who then joined in with our own Barbershop Boys and two visiting primary...

Bushcraft and Survival Challenge

May 8, 2019

The benefits of outdoor education are endless; in the improved physical and mental wellbeing of pupils, in their development...

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...