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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Frankfurter Weihnachtsmarkt 2019

Our German students celebrated the end of their trial examinations in style, with a trip to the renowned German Christmas market in Birmingham. With over 200 authentic German stalls, the pupils could try out their language skills as well as some international cuisine. Bratwurst proved a popular choice and the live...

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Six Sixth Form students represented STRS at a Climate Change Conference (PSHE)

Six students from Year 12 & 13 took part in the students Climate Change Conference organised by the Interclimate Change committee and hosted in Cheltenham Council Chambers this Tuesday 26th November. This is the 10th year that the ICC has held these mock climate change conferences throughout Gloucester and Sir Thomas...

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ALL Sixth Form Language Lectures 2019

Yesterday a group of year 12 and 13 linguists had the opportunity to attend a series of excellent lectures in French, German and Spanish at Stroud High School. The lectures were organised by the West of England branch of ALL (Association for Language Learning) and were delivered by native speakers, working...

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From the Headmaster

I cannot believe that it is less than four weeks until we break up for Christmas. There seems so much to do both in School and in preparation for the festivities during the break. If like me you do not always enjoy the crowded shops at this time of year and...

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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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