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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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Drama Students Watch Live Stream of Bristol Old Vic Production

Sixteen of our Drama students from Years 10-13 will be watching a live stream of the Bristol Old Vic’s production of The Flying Lovers of Vitebsk tonight at 7pm. The play tells the story of Marc and Bella Chagall and the turbulent times in which they lived. Head of Drama Mrs...

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Year 8 Students Organise Charity Chess Tournament

Two Year 8 students have been running a charity chess tournament over the last week to raise money for Cancer Research. Matthew Hewer and Thomas Forster organised a chess tournament for 32 students in Year 8, and every lunch time they have been working hard to arrange suitable pairs and log...

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Debate Society Works With UK Supreme Court

On Wednesday members of the Year 12 Debate Society debated the role of stop and search powers, with the support of three top UK legal professionals in an online debate session run by the UK Supreme Court. The students were delighted to have been granted this opportunity following an application process...

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Politics Students Take Part In House of Lords Lecture

Some of our Year 12 Politics students took part in an online lecture about the future of the House of Lords this week. The lecture featured input from Lord North of Louth, Baroness Grey-Thompson and Professor Meg Russell, and it examined the role of the House of Lords and the need...

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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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Sir Thomas Rich's School

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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