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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Upcoming Events

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German Virtual Exchange 2021

The German department is delighted to report the success of its first ever Year 10 Virtual Exchange in conjunction with Denmark Road High School and our partner school in Germany, the Otto Hahn Gymnasium in Goettingen. The aim of the exchange was to improve the pupils’ knowledge of German, help them...

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House Photography Competition Winners

The winners of the House Photography Competition have been announced: First prize goes to Paddy Chavasse 10S – Northgate; second prize to Kristupas Sinkunas 8R – Northgate; and third prize to Natty Gibson 8S – Eastgate. The challenge was to capture a 'creative shadow'. Well done to the winners, to Northgate...

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Digital Marketing Expert Joins Year 13 Business Classes

Owner and Managing Director of Sierra Six Media Jade Bartholomew spoke to Year 13 Business Studies students on Wednesday and Friday last week. Jade, an experienced digital marketing expert, discussed a wide range of areas with the students, including digital marketing trends throughout Covid, the rise of digital technology in business...

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Virtual Visit to Keats House

As part of their A Level studies on Romantic poetry, ten Year 13 students participated in a ‘virtual’ visit to @KeatsHouse on this week. They received a brilliant lecture on Keats’ life and ‘Ode to a Nightingale’. In the month we commemorate Keats’ contribution to poetry #Keats200, Rich's students were given...

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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

Postal Address:
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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