Sixth Form News

All the latest news from our Sixth Form

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...

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...

Barnstorming A Level Drama Performances

March 27, 2019

Last night, Edward Townsend and Josef Ovenden-Hope performed an extract from Samuel Beckett's Waiting for Godot for their A level drama...

The spring exhibition at The Heseltine Gallery, Truro

March 25, 2019

The Spring exhibition at The Heseltine Gallery, Truro, showcases the glorious colour of one of Cornwall’s leading painters, Ashley Hanson. His sensuous, enigmatic, canvases, painterly responses to place and the novel, blur the borders between fact and fiction, abstraction and...

Emergency first aid at work

March 25, 2019

The British Red Cross, St John Ambulance and the British Heart Foundation, who have formed the Every Child a Life Saver Coalition, have been trying to persuade the British Government to make First Aid training part of the curriculum as 59% of deaths from injuries could be stopped if more people learn basic first...

EPQ Showcase Evening 2019

March 22, 2019

Monday and Tuesday evenings in the Burrell Theatre saw the culmination of the EPQ projects with the students performing their viva, explaining their work and taking questions from the...

Easter courses now live for Truro School Cookery

March 21, 2019

It's been a busy week at Truro School Cookery, but our Easter courses are now live at www.truroschoolcookery.com. Spring clean your cookery skills with our fabulous Adult's 'Spring has Sprung' Skills Cookery. Alternatively, if you need a child-free house to do some actual spring cleaning why not send your children on our Children's Easter Skills...

Record Year at the Public Schools’ Fencing Championships

March 18, 2019

A 14 strong team travelled to Crystal Palace in London last week to compete in the largest fencing competition in the country, the Public Schools’ Fencing Championships. This year we dominated every category our fencers entered and secured the Brian Howes and Johnson cup, securing our position yet again as the number 1 public school at sabre fencing in the...

Instagram Masterclass with Matt Inwood

March 15, 2019

Our Leiths cookery students have spent the last few months creating a range of culinary masterpieces and so we thought it was only fair that they should also learn how to photograph their achievements at an Instagram Masterclass with Matt...

Monty and Harrison travelled to Oxford, for the finals of the prestigious Schools’ Debating Competition

March 12, 2019

On Saturday, Monty and Harrison travelled to Oxford, for the finals of the prestigious Schools' Debating Competition, held at the...

Finn Birnie, receives full scholarship to Belmont University in the USA

March 7, 2019

We are delighted to announce that Truro School Head Boy, Finn Birnie, has been accepted into Belmont University in the USA to study undergraduate...

Sport: February Round-Up

February 28, 2019

The fantastic successes our pupils achieve are down to many things. Hardworking parents who drive to many practices and wait for hours. Coaches and teachers who organise training and deliver high-quality sessions for pupils to...

Geologist explore geological history of the coastline

February 28, 2019

The Lower Sixth Geologists enjoyed an unseasonably warm February fieldwork trip in the glorious...

New Tuck Shop places emphasis on wholesome home-cooked food

February 28, 2019

Run by the team behind Truro School Cookery, the new Tuck Shop offers a delicious and nutritious range of products, including high-quality, freshly-made paninis and pizzas, tray bakes and free fruit for...

Bimini Love, Lower Sixth, featured on BBC3’s Amazing Humans

February 27, 2019

Lower Sixth Student, Bimini Love, features on the BBC3’s Amazing Humans series with her charity 'Street...

Jazz Concert draws inspiration from a diverse mix of sounds

February 15, 2019

Drawing inspiration from a diverse mix of sounds, with music ranging from 'Tequila' to 'The way we were', Thursday's Jazz concert brought a revolutionary sound to the Burrell...

Olesia and Chloe Celebrate Oxbridge Offers

January 30, 2019

Truro School students Olesia Vardar and Chloe Dobbs are celebrating after securing offers to study at Cambridge and Oxford universities,...