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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New Vacancy - Head of Drama/Teacher of Drama (maternity cover)

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a dynamic and creative colleague to contribute to the leadership of the successful Drama Department at STRS. This one-year, fixed-term post is equally well-suited to an experienced colleague or an enthusiastic professional seeking leadership opportunities. For the right candidate, a TLR will be available and...

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Duke of Edinburgh Bronze Practice Expedition 2019

Ninety-one Year 10 students arrived at the car park in Bourton-on-the-Water last Saturday ready to start their Bronze Duke of Edinburgh Practice Expedition. Apart from a few adjustments to their packing and an evening out of the loads amongst the teams, all were properly prepared and kitted out for their expedition...

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Formal written GCSE and GCE examinations begin

The sun shining can only indicate one thing, the start of the formal written GCSE and GCE examinations. We wish all of our students the best of luck over the coming weeks as they sit these important qualifications...

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From the Headmaster - May 2019

This is a rather unusual time of year in School as our normal rhythms are disrupted by the departure of year groups as they complete their final preparations for public examinations. Year 11 completed their last day of formal teaching on Thursday 2 May and Year 13 will commence their revision...

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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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