Prior's Field September 2018
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Truro High School for Girls

Falmouth Road, Truro, Cornwall, United Kingdom TR1 2HU

Age Range & Fees

Age Range3 to 18
Annual Day Fees£5340 to £12603
Annual Weekly Boarding Fees£22746 to £0
Annual Full Boarding Fees£24615 to £0

Number of Pupils

Boys Girls
0Day400
0Full Board50
0Weekly10
0Total460

Number of Staff

Full-time: 48
Part-time: 12

GCSE Pass Rate - Age 16

Grades A* - C or 9 – 5

Pass Rate - Age 18

Exams at age 18

Higher Education

Pupils who went on to Higher Education

What we offer

  • Business studies
  • Classics
  • Design technology
  • Drama/Theatre
  • ICT
  • Philosophy/Ethics
  • Photography
  • Psychology
  • English
  • English as foreign/2nd language
  • French
  • Latin
  • Spanish
  • Athletics
  • Badminton
  • Basketball
  • Cross-country
  • Fitness training
  • Football
  • Gymnastics
  • Hockey
  • Netball
  • Rounders
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Touch rugby
  • Volleyball
  • Water sports
  • Adventure training
  • Astronomy
  • Ballet
  • Chess
  • Dance
  • Drama productions
  • Duke of Edinburgh Award
  • First aid/life savers
  • Language club
  • Public speaking/Debating
  • Sailing
  • Skiing
  • Yoga
  • Young Enterprise
  • Band/Orchestra
  • Brass
  • Choir
  • Guitar
  • Jazz
  • Keyboard
  • Singing
  • Strings
  • Woodwind
  • After school club
  • Before school/Breakfast club
  • Experience of expatriates' children
  • Experience of gifted children
  • Experience of international students
  • Experience of services' children
  • Particular diets
  • Rail/Airport services
  • School bus service
  • Dyslexia
  • Delicate/Medical

Method of Entry

  • Entry test or exam
  • GCSE results
  • Interview
  • References
  • Registration
  • Scholarship exam
  • Visit school
  • Taster days
  • This is a girls only school, but its pre-school or nursery takes both boys and girls

Scholarships & Bursaries

  • Other bursaries
  • Clergy/Ministers
  • Drama
  • Academic
  • Art
  • Siblings
  • Music
  • Financial need
  • Senior school entry
  • Boarding
  • 6th Form
  • Sport
  • Means tested bursaries

Accreditations and Affliations:

  • BSA
  • GSA

Religious Affliations:

  • All denominations welcome
  • Church of England


Teaching Languages:

  • English
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