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Pendennis Castle 2019

Year Ten students visited Pendennis Castle last week as part of their GCSE History course. Pendennis Castle is a fascinating site and was chosen because of its rich history; from a defensive structure built to prevent Spanish attacks, to a […]

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New Library Unveiled

Bodmin College unveiled its brand-new Library on Tuesday 23rd April, with Author Amy Lilwall officially ‘cutting the ribbon’. Having won a £10,000 grant from the Foyle Foundation to spend on fiction books in 2018, the Library “rivals Waterstones”. “We are […]


BBC School Report 2019

Year 9 Pupils Make the News for BBC School Report 2019 Words by Jasmine (Year 9) Over 50 Year 9 Media students became TV journalists this term when they took part in the national BBC School Report Project. Students who took part in the project went […]

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GCSE Food Preparation & Nutrition Exams

Year 11 GCSE Food Preparation & Nutrition students have recently completed their practical exam. Students were given the challenge to create dishes based on the brief of ‘street food’ and have produced some fantastic results. Well done to all involved!


Community Safety Survey

Safer Cornwall is a partnership of public, voluntary, community and private organisations who come together to do all that they can to make Cornwall’s communities safer. We are a virtual organisation providing a co-ordinated response to community safety issues, drawing […]


Paris 2019

The 7th March saw over 100 students leave for the annual Year 8 Paris Trip. Students and Bodmin College staff travelled by coach, including a ferry crossing from Dover to Calais to the Chateau de Grande Romaine on the outskirts […]

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Hong Kong 2019

Year 12 and 13 students have recently returned from a very successful trip to Hong Kong. Twelve 6th form students visited HK over February half term and described the trip as amazing and a really enriching experience. Many of the […]

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World Book Day 2019

To encourage more of our students to read a variety of books, students and staff took part in a number of whole school activities to celebrate World Book Day. The English corridor was transformed into a life-sized library thanks to […]


Careers Fair 2019: Big Bang

On the 7th December Bodmin College held a Careers Fair for all of the students in years 10,11 and 12. The Careers Fair had a theme of Big Bang as it was particularly aimed at STEM Careers but many other […]

Cornwall Secondary Drama Showcase

Talented young actors joined together to tell the stories of Women in Cornwall at this year’s Cornwall Secondary Drama showcase held at AMATA Falmouth University The aim of the annual event, organised by Hall For Cornwall’s Arts Development team, is […]