Penryn College caters for boys and girls aged between 11 and 16. Penryn College opened originally in Falmouth in 1957 and was moved to its present site in 1961. Since that time there has been a programme of continuous improvement and updating of buildings and classrooms. The school has a great range of resources that help to meet the needs of students and the community. The school is passionate about providing opportunities for its students to study, learn from and embody British Values.