Please note that Kernow Learning have published a new Admissions Arrangements Policy for 2021/22. This is available on the school website for consultation purposes. There have been some changes to the over-subscription criteria. Any responses should be received by the 31st January 2020 and can be made to, by post to Kernow Learning, Mor Workspace, Treloggan Lane, Newquay, TR7 2FP or by telephone on 01637 303 106.

Transfer to Secondary School


We have some fabulous secondary schools to choose from, below are the schools we transfer to, please look on their websites for more information about the specific school.  To apply for secondary schools this must be done through the Cornwall Council website: Application for Schools

At St Merryn we have strong links with all of the local secondary schools.  We support your childs transfer to secondary school in the following ways:

  • Transition work, set by the secondary schools in the last term of year 6
  • Gifted & Talented Workshops
  • Teachers from the secondary schools come to St Merryn to do lessons, a hold assemblies and meet the children in class
  • Make use of their resources
  • Sporting events at the secondary schools
  • Sharing of results and any relevant information with the secondary school that your child will be attending

If you require any further information or have any concerns regarding the transfer process please speak to Mr Watson – Year 6 Teacher or Mrs Brook – Head of School.

Please click on a school below to link you to the relevant website: