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Open Days 28-30 June 2021

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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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Gloucestershire Grammar Schools' Entrance Test

Current Year 5 pupils can register for the Gloucestershire Grammar Schools’ Entrance Test from 12 noon on Monday 17 May until 12 noon on Wednesday 30 June 2021. A link to the registration form will be available on our homepage from Monday. The Entrance Test is planned for Saturday 11 September...

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HRH The Princess Royal Visits Sir Thomas Rich's

We welcomed Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal to Sir Thomas Rich’s last week. Princess Anne joined the Lord Lieutenant for Gloucestershire Mr Edward Gillespie OBE for a tour of the School with Mr Morgan, Headmaster. Mr Morgan had the opportunity to speak with Her Royal Highness in some depth about...

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Rich’s Student Wins Gloucestershire FameLab Final

Connor May in Year 9 has won the Gloucestershire final of the Cheltenham Science Festival’s FameLab Academy science communication competition. Connor had sent a recording of his fantastic three-minute talk on ‘Why We Dream’ to the Cheltenham Science Festival, which was played on a Zoom call for the live virtual final...

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New Vacancy: Teacher of English

We’re looking for a highly motivated, outstanding graduate to teach English from Key Stage 3 up to A Level and Oxbridge entry. The English Department comprises teachers who are hardworking, passionate about language and literature and strive to engage our able pupils through innovative teaching and learning strategies. At present, English...

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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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