Senior School News

All the latest news from our Senior School

Hidden Worlds

June 12, 2019

Using some powerful and emotive sculpture, Truro School art students have been exposing the impact that pollution from plastic and waste has on our deep-sea habitats and sea...

Students Dive into Extra Curricular Activities

June 12, 2019

A handful of students have been busy learning how to dive during their Wednesday Afternoon...

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 Students perform ‘The Promise’ to Local Primary Schools

June 11, 2019

Truro School’s drama students have been performing at local primary schools as part of the School’s outreach programme. The School’s outreach programme is designed...

Truro School Drama Present

June 10, 2019

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

Beach Volleyball Tournament at Carbis Bay

June 7, 2019

Truro School entered their first beach volleyball tournament on Wednesday, joining the Cornwall School Beach Games event which was held at Carbis Bay beach....

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...

Student Harlyn Price-Lewis celebrates film premiere

June 3, 2019

The premiere screening of the film in which Truro School student Harlyn appeared was shown at the Princess Anne Theatre at BAFTA on...

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...

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...