Virtual Open Evening

Virtual Tour

See why we are one of Cornwall’s most consistently high performing secondary schools. Explore our main campus, meet our passionate teachers and explore the unique opportunities we have on offer.

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  • We want our students to believe that their lives can be extraordinary. This is about educating them to have confidence, self-belief and a ‘can do’ philosophy.
    We encourage our students to think ‘out of the box’ and be willing to adopt a ‘dare to be different’ attitude. 
  • Cornwall’s first Specialist Science School with an enviable national and international reputation for excellence.
  • An 11-19 academy with a highly regarded academic VI Form Centre affording progression from Years 7-13. 
  • A well resourced and focused ‘Gifted and Talented’ provision – Nexus and CSMS. We seek to identify individual student’s talents and gifts, providing rigorous challenges and enhanced opportunities.
  •  A commitment to providing our students with an exciting range of extra curricular activities, particularly in sport, music and drama, as well as educational trips and visits, both locally, nationally and internationally – our international programme is now in it’s 15th year.   
  • Recognised as one of Cornwall’s most consistently high performing school, we obtain excellent examination results with exceptional value added figures. 
  • We are an academy where all students can achieve. 

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Meet our teachers and take a tour of the school at your own pace by watching our department videos

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