The Sixth Form That Puts Girls First

Ranked in the top 5% of schools nationally for value-added at A Level, Truro High School Sixth Form offers girls a unique opportunity to achieve their very best academically and to develop their sense of adventure and leadership skills in a supportive, caring environment.
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We aim to combine top quality academic teaching with a wide range of sporting, cultural and social experiences that equip students for university, their chosen career and also for the rest of their life. We welcome girls who have been through our Prep and Senior School but also others from across Cornwall, the UK and overseas.

Why choose Truro High Sixth Form?

• First class education both academically, personally and socially

• An invaluable level of care, guidance and support for all girls

• The opportunity to develop an increased sense of self-confidence and maximise your academic potential in a single sex environment

• Small teaching and tutor groups which ensure optimum individual attention and guidance – including help with the daunting UCAS process

What opportunities does our Sixth Form provide?

• A wide range of AS and A Levels.

Currently we are the only school in Cornwall to offer A Level Latin

• Students can undertake the Extended Project Qualification which has been successfully run at the school for the last 4 years

• A comprehensive PSHE programme from UCAS information to cooking with a Cordon Bleu-trained chef

• A wide variety of enrichment activities including surfing, rowing, Critical Thinking skills, ECDL, pottery, badminton and photography

• The chance to take on a variety of leadership roles within our Prep School and Senior School

An exceptional level of pastoral care

• Each student has a personal tutor for their two years in Sixth Form who offers support, guidance and individual attention

• Each student also gets a personal reference which is essential for a successful UCAS application

First-rate academic success

A Level results at Truro High School are consistently high year-on-year with many students going on to study at Oxbridge and Russell Group universities.

This year our Year 13 students achieved an impressive 45% A* to A grades, putting us comfortably within the top 200 schools in the whole of the UK. With a 100% A level pass rate, we are also Cornwall’s top Sixth Form for 2016.

Click here to take a look at our Sixth Form Prospectus to find out more about studying your A Levels at Truro High.