Date Posted... Sep 22nd 2016


Senior School

Truro School Family Open Morning – Saturday 8 October

Get a flavour of what Truro School has to offer at our upcoming family open event on Saturday 8 October.

Family and friends are invited to come along and enjoy our Senior School Open Morning on Saturday 8th October between 9:30am and 12:30pm.

From toddlers to grandparents, with a range of activities, displays and performances going on throughout the morning, this event promises to be a fun and interactive opportunity for the whole family to get a real taste of life at Truro School.

Spend as much or as little time on campus as you like, sit down and savour refreshments from the cafe and talk to staff in a relaxed environment.

Open Morning Activity Sessions

With so many subjects to choose from at Truro School there are plenty of displays, activities and events to get involved with during the Open Morning. Below is a sample of the choices on offer:

Sample Activities
Subject What’s On
  • Using the printing press
  • Decorating a ceramic tile
  • Art displays
  • Chocolate taste tests
  • Dissection in the flesh
  • Microscope quiz
  • Animal specimen quiz
  • Harry Potter flames
  • Colourful chemistry and technicolour beakers
Geography, History
and Geology
  • Dinosaur discoveries
  • Relive the Viking quest
  • Geography bingo
  • Modelling volcanic eruptions
  • Secrets of the sands
  • Compose your own music
  • Jazz orchestra rehearsal
  • Girl chorister performance
  • Badminton
  • Basketball
  • Dance


Bespoke Guided Tours

During the Open Morning you will be given the opportunity to take a bespoke guided tour with one of our existing First Year (Year 7) students. This tour can be as long or as short as you like and can be organised at the registration desk on the day.

Meet the Headmaster

There will be a short address from Headmaster Andrew Gordon-Brown throughout the morning in the school’s chapel, where he will be happy to answer any questions put forward.

Video: Life at Truro School

Bookings and Queries

Advanced bookings are not required for this Open Morning. However, should you have any queries or if you wish to let us know that you will be coming in advance then please contact Briony Armstrong via or call 01872 246 062.

How to Find Us

Address: Truro School, Trennick Lane, Truro, TR1 1TH, Cornwall.


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