Senior School News

Top Grading for Truro School in Official Inspection Report

November 17, 2017

A newly published inspection report has this week scored Truro School as ‘excellent’ in both assessed areas, the highest grading...

Accomplished Musicians Perform at the Royal Albert Hall

November 16, 2017

On Tuesday night 17 of the top Truro School musicians performed at the Royal Albert Hall as part of the Music for Youth Proms, a result of a huge countrywide festival that has involved around 40,000...

The Students of Truro School have been coming together in preparation for this year’s City of Lights

November 15, 2017

With only a week to go until this year’s City of Lights parade the students of Turo Prep School and Truro Senior School have been busy collaborating to make their impressive...

Sam Norton is set to swim in the Winter National Championships

November 14, 2017

Sam recently came 3rd in the South West of England Regional Winter Championships in the 100 metres breaststroke (long course 50-metre pool) at Millfield....

Students get to see ‘Psychology in Action’

November 10, 2017

14 Upper Sixth Psychology Students had the chance to take their psychology out of the classroom and see it in every walk of...

Hockey Players Get Coaching Session From The Best

November 10, 2017

40 keen students from Truro School attended a hockey session led by three England Hockey coaches, Andrew Lenehan, John Bell and Hugh...

Students Prepare for Annual School Production

November 7, 2017

Preparations are well under way for this year’s whole school production of ‘The Snow Queen’ – Hans Andersen’s much-loved fairy tale of the little girl, Gerda, who travels all the way to the North Pole to rescue her friend Kai....

Pupil Sean Heaney visits Steam Bent House

November 6, 2017

Talented student Sean Heaney won the GCSE Product Design award at Falmouth University’s CreatED exhibition. The prize was a day’s work experience at Tom Raffield’s workshop. Raffield is a renowned contemporary designer who works with wood using a unique process known as steam...

Jack Mahon is crowned the new British No3 at Junior Squash Championships

October 31, 2017

After three days of pulsating action at the National Squash Centre in Manchester, our top two players Jack Mahon and Louis Murray flew the Truro banner in fine style making a huge mark on the Nation's very best...

200 Out of 200 Marks – Helena Aces Music GCSE A Year Young

October 26, 2017

Talented student and singer Helena Paish has this week found out that she achieved full marks in her Music GCSE, 200 out of 200, having completed the course a year...

Students Set to Appear in Upcoming TedxTruro Event

October 20, 2017

5th Year Student Bimini Love and 2nd Year Student Max Caddis will both have their inspirational projects featured in this year’s TedxTruro ‘Beyond Barriers’...

Truro School Students Achieve Top GCSE Geology Results in the Country

October 13, 2017

Truro School students, Zoe Mitchell and Alex Jones have achieved the top mark in the country for GCSE Geology. In the top six there were five Truro School students; Zoe Mitchell, Alex Jones, Lloyd Stein, Finn Walker and Alice Bebb. At A Level Amy Ellis was fourth in the country for A Level Geology having achieved full marks in two of the three modules. Eight students have also gone on to study Geology at notable universities, including one at...

5th Year Geographers Enjoy a Day in the Dunes

October 12, 2017

Sunny weather, warm conditions and a day on the beach. It all sounds like a relaxing day in one of Cornwall’s beauty spots but we can assure you that our 5th Years were hard at work...

Netball Success for Truro School’s Under 16 Dream Team

October 11, 2017

Last Saturday the U16s played in their County Netball...

Families Flock to Open Morning in Truro

October 9, 2017

Around 150 families attended Truro School’s open morning on Saturday 7...

Truro School’s Choristers Release Professional CD

October 6, 2017

Truro Cathedral Choir have recently launched their newly recorded CD ‘In My Father’s House’ with music composed by Philip Stopford. The CD was made with the girl Choristers alongside the boy Choristers, the Cathedral’s professional adult singers and the BBC National Orchestra of Wales, all under the direction of Christopher...

Upper Sixth Geologists Head to Godrevy

October 6, 2017

Twenty-three Upper Sixth students spent a morning at Godrevy beach this week to investigate different sediments in...

Lower Sixth Geography Field Trip

September 29, 2017

Thirteen Lower Sixth students enjoyed their first field trip of the academic year this week as they spent the day investigating the characteristics of River Kenwyn and its surrounding drainage...

Truro School Family Open Morning 2017

September 27, 2017

Truro School Open Morning 2017
Give your child an education for life at Truro School with our extensive co-curricular programme and 59% of grades A*-A at...

Truro School Perform The Magic Piccolo

September 26, 2017

The extraordinary talents of the music department at Truro School were showcased this week as they performed a mini-opera, The Magic Piccolo, at St Michael’s...