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National Schools Badminton Competition

February 19, 2019

For the second year running, the Truro School girls' and boys’ KS3 and KS4 teams all won the county round of the competition and will progress to the regional round later this...

Truro School Shakespeare Festival

February 15, 2019

On Monday and Tuesday evenings this week, every one of our 2nd Year pupils took to the Burrell Theatre stage to perform in the 14th Truro School Shakespeare...

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...

Senior Girls’ Boarding Blog: 10 February 2019

February 14, 2019

It feels like only 5 minutes since writing the first blog of the new spring term, and I’m already writing the final one before half term! It has certainly gone quickly, but with the cold weather and busy schedules, I know everyone is still well ready for the half term break and it has been lovely hearing the girls’ plans for their week off. We hope you enjoy having them home for a little...

Prep Head’s Blog: 13 February 2019

February 13, 2019

Three Year 6 boys took our assembly on Monday morning in Prep and Thursday afternoon in Pre-Prep, sharing with the rest of the school their ideas about the problems we face and some possible solutions....

Historic Double Qualification in Squash Championships

February 13, 2019

Part two of our personal “Mission Impossible” turned into the most dramatic Squash triumph for the School imaginable on a day of utter drama, excitement and sporting excellence in the KS 4 final qualification round for the National Schools...

Junior Boys’ Boarding Blog: 11 February 2019

February 13, 2019

As far as the weather in concerned we have had 4 seasons in one week. Since Monday we have had frost, rain, hail, sleet and snow. This morning was bathed in glorious sunshine and clear...

Senior Boys’ Boarding Blog: 11 February 2019

February 13, 2019

It has been a good weekend in Trennick, with a real focus on Life Skills....

Truro School Fencers selected for European and World Championships

February 9, 2019

British Fencing has published the GBR team for the upcoming European Championships in Italy and the World Championships in Poland and Truro School are delighted to announce that almost half the sabre teams are made up of current or recent, former...

Latest Truro School Prep Netball News

February 8, 2019

This week, Year 6 played against the 1st Years at Truro School and Year 4 played Polwhele - a great start to the netball season for...

Youth Speaks Competition Area Final

February 8, 2019

Truro School Prep took part in the area final of the Youth Speaks competition, which was held at Penwith College, Penzance on Tuesday, 5...

U16 netball through to national semi-finals

February 8, 2019

Congratulations to the u16 netball squad who are through to the semi-finals of the Sisters n Sport National Cup...

Students take first prize in SW Schools Geology Challenge

February 7, 2019

Our Lower Sixth geology students are celebrating after taking first prize in yesterday’s SW Schools Geology Challenge at Plymouth...

Truro School Squash Team Qualify for National Finals

February 7, 2019

Truro School Squash Team qualifies in style for National Finals...

Senior Boys’ Boarding Blog: 6 February 2019

February 7, 2019

It has been a good weekend in Trennick, with a real focus on Life Skills....

Year 6 Humanities Workshop

February 5, 2019

Identifying the correct design of Truro Cathedral, comparing photographs of Truro past and present and studying census documents… all part of today’s Year 6...

Junior Boys’ Boarding Blog: 4 February 2019

February 4, 2019

As far as the weather in concerned we have had 4 seasons in one week. Since Monday we have had frost, rain, hail, sleet and snow. This morning was bathed in glorious sunshine and clear...

Senior Girls’ Boarding Blog: 4 February 2019

February 4, 2019

The week begun in earnest on Monday morning and I was pleased to hear from Miss Naylor over breakfast that the wintery bugs that had plagued some of the girls towards the end of the week had passed over the course of the weekend. Better still, the sick bug that I had feared failed to materialize and it seemed we were in the clear! Bowling was reportedly a big success as was Sophie P's crafty t-shirt making...

U16s Netball Regional Finals

February 1, 2019

The U16s had a tough section at the Regional finals but played well, showing good...

Year 5 and 6 Inter-House Swimming Gala

February 1, 2019

On Thursday the 31st of January Year 5 and 6 had an inter-house swimming gala. Report by Alice B...