17.05.2017

National Careers Award for Penrice

This term, Mrs Charlotte Selley, Careers Lead at Penrice Academy, attended the Careers Enterprise Joining the Dots Conference in Sheffield. Mrs Selley was representing the Mid Cornwall Careers Network, nominated for the South West Regional Award, and was delighted to be presented with an award for their Working in Collaboration entry. She said: “I was… Read more »

08.03.2017

Teacher Training Evening

Cornwall Teacher Training Information Evening – 24th April 2017 On Monday 24th April 2017, Penrice Academy will be hosting a free Train to Teach Event from 5pm to 8pm. The purpose of the event is to provide information about pursuing a career in teaching and how to apply for training in the South West. It… Read more »

06.09.2016

Welcome SCITT Trainees 2016

A big welcome from Penrice Academy to this year’s cohort of SCITT Trainees. 48 Trainees (Primary & Secondary) are training with Peninsula SCITT this academic year. They started last Thursday with an Induction day at Penrice which saw them taking part in a series of team building exercises in the Hall. On Monday 5th September… Read more »

21.03.2016

SCITT Trainees in Charlestown

Last Thursday 17th March our Secondary SCITT Trainees headed to Charlestown to simulate a school trip, to help them gain experience of leading large groups on trips outside of the school environment. The Trainees were tasked with planning everything from Risk Assessments, EV Forms and road safety on the way to considering behaviour, leading group… Read more »

09.02.2016

Train to Teach

On Wednesday 23rd March 2016 Penrice Academy will be hosting a free Train to Teach roadshow Information Evening for Cornwall. The event will run from 5pm to 8pm in St Austell. The purpose of the event is to provide information about pursuing a career in teaching and how to apply for training in the South… Read more »

16.12.2015

Penrice Welcomes SCITT Trainees

Penrice welcomes SCITT Trainees for their Second School Placement Penrice are excited to be hosting a new group of Peninsula SCITT Trainee Teachers for their Second School Placement after the Christmas break. The Peninsula SCITT trainees have now completed a full term of training made up of training days and time at their main school… Read more »

28.09.2015

Year 10 Historians at Pendennis

Year 10 historians were blessed with a beautiful day to visit the Carrick Roads last week, as this cohort prepare for their controlled assessment tasks which require them to investigate the impact of the First and Second World Wars on the costal defences surrounding the estuary. Allowed to explore the grounds of Pendennis Castle in… Read more »