Mr Chislett

Motorsport UK award for Penpol Pupil

Last weekend one of our pupils achieved the accolade of “Best Rookie in Honda Cadet” at the Clay Pigeon Raceway competition.  This was his first race in MSA where only licensed drivers can take part. This is a fantastic achievement, well done.

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Mr Stanlake

Staff 4 – 3 Students

The much anticipated staff vs students football match did not disappoint. After a cagey first half, the game finished with a total of 7 goals, 8 less than last years affair. The staff were expecting a difficult challenge this year following the children successes over the season and

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Mr Stanlake

Penpol Become ‘Supermovers’

The BBC have recently launched a new scheme called ‘Supermovers’ which aims to increase the physical activity levels of children in schools with the help of children TV stars and Premier League football mascots. This is done through a series of videos based heavily around areas of  the

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Mrs Turner

Stars of the Week

Infant Star of the Week Class 5 – Year 2 – Lula Overall star of the week for Infants is Lula from Class 5. Lula is a quiet and hard working member of the class. She listens well to instructions and is quick to settle down to her work. She

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Mrs Ruffell

Class 6 are Dancing for Fitness

Dancing through the Decades As part of their P.E lessons, the Children  from Class 6 have been enjoying dancing through the decades to keep fit. The children have been using their muscles to twist, grapevine and shake through the 50s, 60s, 70s, 80s and 90s. I could really

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Mr Woolcock

Martin Zooms into 3rd Place

Martin has been racing at the local kart track ‘Coast 2 Coast’ where they race every week to obtain points for the season championship. He is the youngest racer and was delighted to finish third in the final race of the year. However, next season he has his

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Mr Stanlake

Student of The Year For Taekwondo Star

It was a double achievement for Martynas as he has achieved his 9th ‘Kup’ in Taekwondo. Not only that, out of all of the students who take part in his Taekwondo classes, Martians was awarded student of the year for 2017 which was a remarkable achievement. After demonstrating

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Mr Stanlake

A Busy Week In The Sporting Calendar

After an excellent sporting year, including back to back netball wins and an unbeaten start to the season for our football team, 2017 comes to an end. However, not before a final week of fixtures. 34 children pulled on the shirt last week and represented the school in

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Mr Stanlake

Penpol School- Champions of Cornwall!

Our talented football team travelled to St Austell to take part in the England Schools County Cup. After sealing their qualification with a final penalty defeat to Parc Egos only two weeks previous, the boys set their sights on the top prize. Drawn in a group with Carclaze,

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Mrs Rodda

Ada tumbles into 2nd place for her Gymnastic club

Ada was selected to take part in the Amigo’s Tumbling Competition for her Gymnastic club, Phoenix in Camborne. Her gymnastic club Phoenix competed against the Zero Gravity gymnastics squad who travelled down from Saltash to compete. Ada completed three solo tumble track runs and came an amazing 2nd

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Mrs Daniel

Super Surfer Elsie

Elsie is a member of Saints Boardriders in St Ives. They go surfing every Saturday morning come rain or shine and Elsie has really enjoyed it this year. At the end of the year they hold a presentation and Elsie won most improved surfer for her group out

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Mrs Rodda

Super Sabina shows she is a Gymnastic Genius!

Fantastically talented Sabina and her team from Penzance Gymnastic Club won a brilliant bronze in her first ever Vault and Floor Competition. I felt a tiny bit nervous and a little bit shy – Sabina She may have been a little bit nervous but this did not stop

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