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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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Goodbye Year 13

Year 13 leavers returned to the school last night for some fun, food, inflatables and a few speeches! Staff gathered to chat and say goodbye, and despite the ominous clouds the weather stayed fine and a great time was had by all. Not the formal prom night of a normal year...

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Student Takes Part In Darts World Championships

Year 11 student Oliver Allenby travelled to Gibraltar at the start of June to take part in the Junior Darts Corporation Virtual Darts World Championships. Having played most of the year virtually, Oliver is currently in 11th place in the 2021 Academy Order of Merit - very impressive given that he...

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Rich’s Team Wins Lancaster University Entrepreneur Challenge

We won! Teams from Sir Thomas Rich’s competed in the Lancaster University 100 Day Entrepreneur Challenge recently, a UK-wide competition for Year 12 and 13 students organised by the Lancaster University Management School. The challenge was to come up with a business plan which would help to achieve one of the...

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Year 7 Student Wins Writing Competition

A huge well done to Pavel S in Year 7 who has won the Swindon Stories #ConnectingStories creative writing competition! The Swindon Stories judges said: “Pavel we loved reading your original story ‘The Blue Cheetah’ and following the adventures of Jack and his number one nemesis, Void!” Swindon Stories is a...

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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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