School of the Week – Truro School
Truro School is located in rural Cornwall and life there makes for a traditional English experience. The majority of students are from a local background. The boarding community is small and therefore maintains a warm family feel. Truro is a welcoming school that maximises the potential of its students. Geology is offered as a subject.
Famous Alumni: Robert Shaw (Actor: James Bond, Jaws), Roger Taylor (Drummer: Queen), Ben Ainslie (Olympic Sailor: 4 times Gold Medallist), Michael Adams (Chess Grandmaster), John Rhys-Davies (Actor: Gimli in The Lord of the Rings)
News: Sir Ben Ainslie: Olympic champion, global sporting icon, and once pupil of Truro School, officially opened Truro’s new Sports Centre in October 2013.
Unique: Truro is one of the few schools in England which offer Geology as a subject.
Video of Truro School Senior Film