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Sixth Form Virtual Open Evening - 4 February 7pm

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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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Upcoming Events

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Year 7 At Work And Play!

We’re so impressed with our Year 7 students working in school and at home. They’re the only year group which has never experienced a ‘normal’ Tommies term but they’re smiling and getting on with work with a cheerful, can do attitude. Here are some of our students in school in their...

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Online Sixth Form Open Evening 4 February

Sir Thomas Rich’s warmly invites Year 11 boys and girls, and their families, to join staff and students for its online Sixth Form Open Evening on Thursday 4 February, from 7pm. To register visit As one of the highest attaining schools in the county and the UK, Rich’s attracts high...

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Virtual Christmas Concert: Friday 18 December 7pm

Join us at 7pm on the last day of term for our annual Christmas Concert. Well done to Mrs Jones and all the Music Department including students for rehearsing so hard for the performance, which is being broadcast on our YouTube channel at: https...

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From the Headmaster - 17 December 2020

From the Headmaster When Jesus was born, according to Luke’s gospel, angels proclaimed, “On earth peace, good will toward men”. This December, for Christians the promise remains the same. As this term comes to a close, let us be hopeful that we can return to our usual pattern of activities by...

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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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