Truro High School for Girls

Girls boarding and day in Truro, Cornwall

Girls thrive at Truro High School for Girls where incredible academics go hand in hand with a vibrant and holistic learning environment where all girls are encouraged to challenge themselves and grown in confidence.


Finalist for Girls’ School of the Year 2022 and TES Award winner, Truro High is a true hidden gem providing an extensive extra-curricular programme alongside phenomenal academics with an A Level pass rate of 69% A*/A and 85% A*-B. At Truro High there is an atmosphere of respect and kindness with students growing up with the belief
that anything is possible and everything is within their grasp. It is a place where different cultures are welcomed and celebrated with girls sharing food and traditions from their home countries.

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“This school could not do more for its girls if it tried” – The Good Schools Guide

A broad and diverse curriculum is matched by an extensive extra-curricular program with everything from textiles clubs and dance workshops to surfing, climbing and debating. Girls build racing cars at Greenpower Engineering Club while Aspiring programmes for Medics, STEM and Young Entrepreneurs operate alongside a bespoke Competitive Universities Programme.


Creativity and collaboration are key with girls learning the skills they need to become leaders in life. At Truro High, bold and ambitious dreams will become bright futures.

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Head Mrs Sarah Matthews
School Type Combined school for girls
Junior Age Range 3 - 11
Senior Age Range 11 - 18
Academic GCSE: Yes
Alevel: Yes
Int'l Baccalaureate: No
Vocational
Total Students 305
Youngest Boarder 8
Int'l Students 35