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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Sad news about former Headmaster

It is with sadness that Sir Thomas Rich’s School has learned of the death of former Headmaster, Tony Stocks, on 15 January. Mr Stocks was 95 and he died peacefully in his sleep. Mr Stocks was an inspirational Headmaster implementing many much needed reforms to education in the School. He oversaw...

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From the Headmaster - January 2019

I hope it is not too late to wish you a Happy New Year. It is difficult to believe that we are already into the second week of the new term. The full range of sports and music practices are of course underway, along with the varied mix of extra-curricular activities...

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Sixth Form Opening Evening 5th February

Sir Thomas Rich’s warmly invites Year 11 boys and girls, and their families, to join us at our Sixth Form Open Evening on Tuesday 5th February 2019, from 6.30pm. As one of the highest attaining schools in the country, Rich’s attracts high-ability students who work hard and aspire to achieve the...

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Free Teacher Training Taster Day at Rich's

New year new career? If you're interested in a career in teaching, come along to the free Teacher Training Taster Day at Sir Thomas Rich's and Barnwood Park School on Wednesday 23rd January. The day is for anyone interested in finding out more about a career in teaching - whether you...

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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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