Boarding schools in England and Scotland provide for an ideal learning environment. They combine high academic standards with exciting activities. The primary focus is on the successful development of character.
Summer schools take place in an international setting. They offer English lessons with a wide range of recreational and cultural activities. The main emphasis is on improving spoken and written English skills.
The School is situated on a hill which is a part of the beautiful South Downs. The school's Gothic chapel is very impressive. In the most recent Ofsted boarding report the school was described as “outstanding” which was reinforced by an excellent Oxbridge success rate (10% in 2013).
In most schools, sport is a fundamental part of education. Students compete in a wide range of disciplines including: Rugby, Football, Hockey, Cricket, Tennis, Swimming, Netball, Horse Riding, Athletics and Golf.
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)