Richard Lander School


Richard Lander School

Infobox UK school
name = Richard Lander School


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head = Mr Steve Mulcahy
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specialist = Technology College
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street = Higher Besore Road
city = Truro
county = Cornwall
country = United Kingdom
postcode = TR3 6LT
LEA = Cornwall
ofsted = 112055
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enrollment = 1350
gender = Co-Educational
lower_age = 11
upper_age = 16
houses = Godrevy, Pentire, Rame and Towan
colours = Burgundy
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website = http://www.richardlander.co.uk/
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The Richard Lander School is a secondary school, a specialist technical college, in Truro, Cornwall, England. It is named after Richard Lemon Lander. Ornamental artefacts from the Iron Age have been discovered buried under the school's playing fields.

GCSEs

At Richard Lander School most students are encouraged to take English Language, Mathematics, Science, one modern Foreign Language (French or German) and one Design Technology subject such as Food Technology, Graphics, Resistant Materials or Textiles.

English Literature is also compulsory.

Other GCSE options include Art, Drama, Physical Education, Religious Education, Media, Music, Geography, History (Social and Economic or Modern World), Engineering (Double GCSE) and Health And Social Care (Double GCSE).

Community leaders

Godrevy Leader: Mr P Rowe, Pentire Leader: Mr R Holloway, Rame Leader: Mr G Gibson, Towan Leader: Mr C Vaughan

enior student leaders

Head Boy: Toby Morris, Head Girl: Katie Bowen

Head Boy of Godrevy: Jacob Lee, Head Girl of Godrevy: Unknown

Head Boy of Pentire: Ross Pascoe, Head Girl of Pentire: Unknown

Head Boy of Rame: Thomas Anderson, Head Girl of Rame: Unknown

Head Boy of Towan: Joe Vinson, Head Girl of Towan: Cara Searle

Notable alumni

Alex Parks - Singer and winner of Fame Academy

References

External links

* [http://www.richardlander.co.uk/index.html School website]


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