Glittering prizes for Cape’s finest students
The cream of Cape Cornwall will be stepping into the limelight to receive recognition for their talents and achievements at our annual Awards Evening. Awards are made for excellence in various subjects. Special awards will be made to those who have exceeded expectations in their efforts in and outside of school or made tremendous personal progress. Presenting some of the awards is A-list designer Samuel Dougal (pictured) who has designed gowns for Madonna, Beyonce and Rihanna. Find out more here along with a reminder of last year's winners.
Musical celebration with Pearl of Africa
An all-singing, all-dancing troupe of musicians from the Pearl of Africa troupe roused students from Cape Cornwall and surrounding schools during an afternoon of workshops. A tremendous evening concert was met with rapturous applause. The group have been touring schools throughout the country and money raised will help children in schools and homes in Uganda. Click here to see a slide show of the day's activities and read a review from student Ruth.
Having fun in and out of school
October 2015 newsletter - Find out how Year 6s from our feeder schools enjoyed an action-packed taster day at Cape Cornwall. Read about a host of new awards including St Just in Bloom, Taste of the West and Duke of Edinburgh. See what our students have been up to outside of the school from spotting Poldark actor Aidan Turner to learning circus skills. Read how one of our students helped to save his father's life using skills learned on a course organised by us. And find out about exciting extra curricular activies including new arts club and a film club. Click here to read in full.
Relishing a taste of life at Cape Cornwall
Excited children from our feeder schools got a taste of life at Cape Cornwall School during our action-packed and stimulating Taster Day. From racing maggots in science to imagining life on a desert island through prose and drama - all skills were stretched. There was also learning about migration past and present in humanities and making a wheel of hands in art. Click here to watch a short film of the day's events.
Making Cape an outstanding school
Bill Marshall congratulates students and staff on the great start to the new term and outlines his vision for the school.
There's news of our forthcoming Open Day, details of the House system and a request for your help in improving communication between home and school. Read his letter in full here.
Our best GCSE results ever!
We are so pleased and proud of our GCSE students with 60 per cent gaining at least 5 A* - C grades including English and Maths. It is one of the best set of results for our school ever.
Bill Marshall, executive head, said; "Students and staff were grinning like ‘Cheshire Cats’ over the grades. The laser-like focus on quality teaching and personalised support for individual students resulted in some of the highest percentages in Cornwall for both English and Maths with 30 per cent attaining A* and A grades.
Click here to see a photo gallery of students (and staff) on results day.