01326 572685

Contact Helston Community College

Please feel free to get in touch with us. Main reception contact details are:


General enquiries telephone number - 01326 572685     Email - enquiries@helston.tpacademytrust.org

Informing us about student absence - 01326 575016        Email - absence@helston.tpacademytrust.org

For Post 16 absence  - 01326 575001        Email - P16absence@helston.tpacademytrust.org

If you have any issues but you are unsure of whom to contact, reception will direct you to the most appropriate person. Most queries will be dealt with through:
Heads of Year for academic or subject-specific issues
Pastoral Support Assistants, who work with students on social issues. The issues may then escalate to a Head of Year or Assistant Head.
A designated Safeguarding Officer for any safeguarding concerns

Please view the HCC Staff Directory for further information.
To contact the Chair of Governors please write to Mr David Hearne, C/O Sarah Bayes, Helston Community College, Church Hill, Helston, TR13 8NR.
Please be aware, that in general, our staff will only reply to emails during office hours and we will respond to both emails and phone calls within 48 hours. Parents and carers are reminded to keep emails both factual and polite.

If any parent or carer would like a physical copy of information posted on our website, please contact the relevant Head of Year who will arrange for the required section to be printed.

Helston Community College
Church Hill,
Helston, Cornwall,
TR13 8NR


Approaching Helston from Truro/Falmouth on the A394, turn right onto Redruth Road; then turn left after the fire station into Water-Ma-Trout. First left is Church Hill.

Approaching Helston from Penzance, drive up through the main street, at the end of the one way system turn left into Station Road turn right at the mini roundabout and the College is on your left-hand side.

Approaching Helston from Redruth on B3297, turn right into Water-Ma-Trout; then first left into Church Hill.

Please note that most online maps and sat navs point to the South Site campus. Reception is actually located on the North Site at the top end of Church Hill, near to Helston Sports Centre.


The nearest rail/bus link is via Redruth Station.


There are frequent bus services from Penzance, Falmouth and Redruth.


The nearest airport is Newquay.