Best Private Schools in Cornwall - Co-Ed, Boys, Girls

Cornwall has 4 private schools which take pupils of secondary school age, some of which also have primary and nursery schools as well. All the private schools in Cornwall offer day places, with Truro School and Truro High School offering both day and boarding places.

The majority of Cornwall's independent schools are located in Truro. However there are also schools in Bude, Launceston and Hayle.

FromToAveraging
Day Places£7,260£14,685£12,182
Boarding Places£29,190£29,670£29,430

Cornwall has three co-ed schools (St Joseph’s School (Launceston), Truro School and St Piran’s School) and one girls-only school (Truro High School). There are no boys-only independent schools in Cornwall.

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Schools in Cornwall

LocationTrennick Lane, Truro, TR1 1THGCSE A*/A: 56.5%
Location15 St Stephen's Hill, Launceston, PL15 8HNGCSE A*/A: 37%
Location14 Trelissick Road, Hayle, TR27 4HY GCSE A*/A: Not Available
LocationTruro, Cornwall, TR1 2HUGCSE A*/A: Not Available