Welcome to Sir Thomas Rich's School

Welcome to Sir Thomas Rich’s website. I hope it gives you a flavour of what life is like at Rich’s.
We work hard to create an environment where students will be happy, grow in self-confidence, thrive academically, and make the most of the many opportunities we offer.

We pride ourselves on the pursuit of excellence both inside the classroom and out, and on encouraging pupils to develop their talents and interests.

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Uganda Visit 2018

The tour group to Uganda has arrived safely in country. After a few hold-ups at customs, the group cleared immigration and spent the first night near the shores of Lake Victoria at the African Roots Guesthouse in Entebbe. They are now safely ensconced in Jinja, home to our link school, PMM...

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Lulworth Cove Geography Fieldwork Year 10

Year 10 Geography students travelled to the Dorset Coast on Tuesday to complete an essential part of their GCSE course. We are required to complete a day of Human Geography fieldwork (Gloucester Quays) and a day of Physical Geography fieldwork (Lulworth Cove and Durdle Door). The boys worked very hard in...

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Staff defeat students in annual cricket fixture

In the annual staff vs students cricket fixture, the staff triumphed for the first time in recent history after setting a large target that the students couldn't chase down. Mr Robson ended as Man of the Match due to his unbeaten 102. This include 20 boundaries, of which four cleared the rope...

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From the Headmaster

The poet TS Eliot made the famous claim in his 1940 masterpiece The Four Quartets: ‘In my beginning is my end.’ Gloomy stuff perhaps – he later goes on to say that ‘In my end is my beginning’, which leaves us to sort out what we think he meant by this...

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"Sir Thomas Rich's aims to develop students with self-discipline and resilience, a passion for learning, enquiring and creative minds and an appreciation of our heritage. Pride in belonging to this Blue Coat school will ensure that pupils profit from the many opportunities they are offered. They will be well prepared to take responsible places in adult life."
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We welcome visitors to Sir Thomas Rich’s School. Our opening hours are between 8.40am and 3.30pm.
Sir Thomas Rich's is located in Longlevens, on the eastern edge of Gloucester. Access from the M5 and Cheltenham is excellent as we are less than a mile from the Golden Valley by-pass. Journey time from the M5 is less than ten minutes.

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