Senior School News

Oxbridge Tea

October 19, 2018

Over 40 students from all over Cornwall attended a Truro School Oxbridge...

Health Showcase at Plymouth University

October 19, 2018

On Thursday, a group of 4th, 5th and 6th form students visited Plymouth University to discover more about life, careers and research within the health and social care...

Kober – Heseltine Gallery

October 15, 2018

The fascinating Kober exhibition launched at the Heseltine Gallery last week and runs until 8 December (open Saturday 10:00 – 15:00 and Wednesday 17:00 –...

Headmaster’s Blog: 2 October 2018

October 2, 2018

In my Headmaster’s assembly on Friday, I spoke to our pupils about an alarming article I recently read about the UK drugs trade....

1st Year get to know each other with activity day

October 1, 2018

The First Years have been getting to know each other with some team building days at the Cornwall Outdoors centre in Porthpean....

Art and English students visit the Lizard

September 24, 2018

Truro School’s A Level artists have kick-started their course alongside the English department with their joint annual residential trip. This year the departments visited the Lizard....

Headmaster’s Blog: 17 September 2018

September 17, 2018

On Friday we had our first Headmaster's assembly of the...

Upper Sixth students have essay success

September 13, 2018

Congratulations to two Upper Sixth students, Callum Penry and Pedrek Venton, who have received the exciting news that their essays have been shortlisted for the John Locke Institute Essay...

Prue Leith Opens Truro Schools “State-of-the-Art” New Cookery School

September 12, 2018

Prue Leith CBE DL visited Truro School on Tuesday, 11 September to officially open their new Cookery School....

1st Year students are welcomed to Truro School

September 6, 2018

As we welcomed our new group of 1st Years into Truro School there was a lot of excitement and...

Extraordinary GCSE results see Truro School perform over four times higher than national average

August 23, 2018

Follow coverage of our GCSE results throughout the...

Top Inspection Grades Lead to Strong A-Level Results at Truro School Sixth Form

August 16, 2018

Students at Truro School Sixth Form have been celebrating this morning after opening stellar A-Level results with over two-thirds of all exams graded...

Video: World Aims 2018 – Our Hidden Worlds

July 11, 2018

Plastics. Ever since they became mainstream in the 1960’s, many of us were oblivious to the amount of damage they were causing to our beautiful planet, particularly the oceans.In 2017, Blue Planet II hit our screens, captivating audiences with stunning footage of underwater wildlife. And then came the final episode of the series… With around 10 million engrossed viewers tuning in from across the UK, Sir David Attenborough delivered a stark, hard-hitting warning about the state of our oceans. When it came to selecting the theme for this year’s World AIMS days, the choice was therefore very...

Live Broadcast: Speech Day 2018

July 6, 2018

We are delighted to be streaming build-up and live coverage of this year's Speech Day from 11am until...

Sports Day 2018 – The Results

July 3, 2018

And the results are...

Young musicians take centre stage at First Year gala concert

July 3, 2018

On 21 June, our youngest senior school musicians took centre stage as the curtain raised on the annual First Year Gala...

5th Year students celebrate the end of GCSE exams in style

June 29, 2018

Day and Boarding School in Cornwall, England
There were smiles and laughter on Tuesday 26 June as our 5th Year students gathered at The Falmouth Hotel for their end-of-year summer...

Truro School team up with CMST to host recorder concert

June 19, 2018

Truro School, in partnership with Cornwall Music Service Trust, is excited to be holding a brand new outreach project on Friday...

Young Chemists compete in regional competition

June 13, 2018

Four of Truro School’s 1st and 2nd Year chemists recently competed in the Salter’s Challenge, a national chemistry competition for aspiring chemistry...

Student sets sights on National Youth Theatre

June 12, 2018

Lower Sixth student Edward Townsend has secured a place for the prestigious National Youth Theatre in...