Sixth Form News

All the latest news from our Sixth Form

A Level Spanish students welcome visitors from the Basque country

June 18, 2019

We were pleased to welcome two students from the Basque country into one of our A Level Spanish...

Green Party candidate Amanda Pennington talks Climate Change

June 18, 2019

As part of our continued programme of events and activities around climate change, we welcomed local Green Party councillor Amanda Pennington to the Chapel to talk to students from all year groups about Climate...

Truro School to Host a Squash Masterclass


June 11, 2019

Truro School is excited to be hosting a squash masterclass with two of the worlds top female squash players and a leading top coach, Hadrian Stiff....

Truro School Drama Present

June 10, 2019

Truro School Drama present a Triple bill of ‘Ernie’s Incredible Illucinations’, ‘The Promise’ and ‘The Government...

Headmaster’s Blog: 5 June 2019

June 5, 2019

With our 5th Year and Upper Sixth students on study leave and in the midst of public exams, and the rest of the school gearing up for end of year internal assessments next week, the school was eerily quiet yesterday as I showed around a visiting headteacher. Plenty of studious activity as we popped our heads into various...

Bethany Whell wins prestigious LARA prize

June 3, 2019

Congratulations to budding artist Beth Whell who recently won the The London Atelier of Representational Art (LARA) Young Artist...

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...

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...

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...

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...