Badington House School
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Truro School

Trennick Lane, Truro, Cornwall, United Kingdom TR1 1TH

Age Range & Fees

Age Range3 to 18
Annual Day Fees£11865 to £12210
Annual Weekly Boarding Fees£20055 to £20055
Annual Full Boarding Fees£22680 to £22680

Number of Pupils

Boys Girls
450Day340
21Full Board20
13Weekly13
484Total373

Number of Staff

Full-time: 80
Part-time: 8

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
  • Design technology
  • Drama/Theatre
  • Economics
  • Electronics
  • Geology
  • ICT
  • Painting/Sculpture
  • Philosophy/Ethics
  • Photography
  • Psychology
  • English
  • English as foreign/2nd language
  • French
  • German
  • Latin
  • Spanish
  • Athletics
  • Badminton
  • Basketball
  • Cricket
  • Cross-country
  • Fencing
  • Fitness training
  • Football
  • Golf
  • Gymnastics
  • Hockey
  • Netball
  • Rounders
  • Rugby
  • Squash
  • Swimming
  • Table tennis
  • Tennis
  • Water sports
  • Adventure training
  • Astronomy
  • Canoeing
  • Chess
  • Cycling
  • Dance
  • Drama productions
  • Duke of Edinburgh Award
  • Orienteering
  • Public speaking/Debating
  • Rowing
  • Sailing
  • Skiing
  • Young Enterprise
  • Band/Orchestra
  • Brass
  • Choir
  • Guitar
  • Jazz
  • Keyboard
  • Organ
  • Percussion
  • 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
  • School bus service
  • Vegetarian
  • Dyslexia
  • Aspergers

Method of Entry

  • Entry test or exam
  • GCSE results
  • Interview
  • Report from previous school
  • Visit school
  • Age 3-11 is for day only while 11-18 is for day and boarding
  • Assessment
  • Common Entrance
  • Early registration or registration at birth
  • Registration
  • Scholarship exam
  • Trial day at school

Scholarships & Bursaries

  • Other bursaries
  • Drama
  • Academic
  • Armed forces discounts or bursaries
  • Choral
  • Art
  • Siblings
  • Music
  • Financial need
  • 6th Form
  • Sport
  • Means tested scholarships
  • Languages
  • Means tested bursaries

Accreditations and Affliations:

  • AGBIS
  • AMDIS
  • BSA
  • HMC
  • ISBA
  • ISC
  • LAMDA

Religious Affliations:

  • Inter-denominational
  • Methodist


Teaching Languages:

  • English
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