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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Vacancy: Business Administration Apprentice

Sir Thomas Rich’s School wish to recruit a Business Administration apprentice to join our Support Staff team, to learn all aspects of working in a busy school office environment whilst studying towards a Level 3 Business Administration qualification. For more details, and to apply click here...

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Year 12 and 13 Students Visit Berlin

It’s been a busy end of term for the MFL Department with a trip to Paris with students, followed by a visit to Berlin for a group of Year 12 and 13 pupils. Highlights of the trip included visits to the Reichstag, Brandenburg Gate and Checkpoint Charlie. During the four-day visit...

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Year 12 Mock Interviews

Year 12 students experienced two days of mock interviews last week, with lots of local business people and Old Richians kindly giving up their time to put them through their paces. The students found the whole process immensely rewarding and learnt a lot about first impressions and CV presentation. We are...

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Year 10 Pupil Hugh Competes in British Rowing Junior Championships

Hugh Edney in Year 10 travelled to the National Water Sports Centre, Holme Pierrepoint, Nottingham for the British Rowing Junior Championships last Friday. Hugh raced in a Junior15 double scull with his Upton Rowing Club partner George Jones. First they had to complete a 900m time trial, with 34 crews from...

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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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General Enquiries Email: info@strs.org.uk

Telephone: 01452 338400

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Sir Thomas Rich's School
Oakleaze
Longlevens
Gloucester
GL2 0LF

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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