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Truro School Pre-Prep Leading the way for Speaking, Reading and Writing

November 20, 2017

Truro Pre-Prep have scored a faultless trio of 100% scores for Speaking, Reading and Writing in the county’s latest Early Learning Goals...

Senior Girls’ Boarding Blog – 20 November

November 20, 2017

How we find ourselves at the end of another weekend I do not know but this half term is certainly flying by and I cannot believe that there are only four more weeks until we break for Christmas…there is SO much to fit in...

Junior Boys’ Boarding Blog – 20 November

November 20, 2017

Well done to James and Dan who played in the Under 15 National Cup rugby competition against Plymouth College. Truro took control early in the game and dominated play. The final score was...

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...

Netball Update- 14 November

November 14, 2017

Playing at Truro School there were only 5 teams in the County tournament this year. A round robin tournament was played and all 11 players took to the court. Wins were recorded against Penwith College (12-6), Budehaven School (8-5) and Truro High School (8-7). Truro College proved too strong with a 5-13 loss. Truro School held them in the first half, but too many unforced errors let the college pull away. This was enough for Truro School to be tournament runners up, joining the Under 16s with a place in the Regional Finals in Bournemouth in...

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....

London Networking Reunion 2017

November 14, 2017

Hockey Update – 13 November

November 13, 2017

Hockey match...

Nursery’s Autumnal Activities

November 13, 2017

This term the Nursery children have been investigating Autumn....

Cross Country Success

November 13, 2017

On Sunday, Alexander, Benjy and Isaac competed in the Cornwall Cross Country Championships. Despite the heavy overnight rain, the course was not very muddy, but they did have to contend with gale force winds on this tough, hilly...

Senior Boys’ Boarding Blog – 13 November

November 13, 2017

It was great to welcome the Trennick boys back to the house for the start of the second half of term. They all returned from the two-week holiday refreshed and full of energy....

Junior Boys’ Boarding Blog – 13 November

November 13, 2017

Winter is...

Junior Girls’ Boarding Blog – 13 November

November 13, 2017

So after a great two week break all the girls have been very excited to see one...

Senior Girls’ Boarding Blog – 13 November

November 13, 2017

Wow…those two weeks went fast! Welcome back to the first Malvern blog of the second half of the Autumn...

Prep Head’s Blog: 13 November 2017

November 13, 2017

Thursday was a wonderful day here at the Prep School as our visitors from London arrived for a day of new and unusual activities. You may remember that during our Harvest Festival celebration I asked for a donation of toys that would make up a toy library for children who would be visiting Cornwall from the Grenfell Tower area and would be visiting us at Truro Prep,...

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...

Author Maz Evans Visits Truro Prep

November 8, 2017

Carnegie Medal nominated author Maz Evans visited the Prep School today to work with pupils in Years 4-6 and talk to the whole school about her books “Who Let The Gods Out” and its sequel, “Simply The...