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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STRS BASE 2018 National Champions

A team of students from Sir Thomas Rich’s School have become the BASE 2018 National Champions, beating more than 520 schools and 4,000 students. BASE is a Business and Accounting competition run by the Institute of Chartered Accountancy in England and Wales for students in schools or colleges aged 16-17. Students...

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The Richian School Magazine

The latest issue of the School magazine, The Richian, has been published and is available as a PDF on the School website at https://strschool.co.uk/parents/newsletters. Every pupil has been given a printed copy, and copies will be available to Year 11 and Year 13 pupils in the School on results day...

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YEAR 7 DRAMA WORKSHOP: 'A Midsummer Night's Dream.'

Year 7 worked with the English and Drama department today to practically explore Shakespeare's ‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream.' Various Drama workshops were delivered throughout the day exploring slapstick comedy, physical theatre and key themes from the play. The boys all worked together effectively and devised their own performances to be shown to...

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Duke of Edinburgh Bronze Assessed Expedition

This weekend 108 students from Tommy’s set out from Sharpness on Saturday morning to complete their Bronzed Duke of Edinburgh Assessed Expedition. With study aims ranging from “the effects of singing on team morale,” to “relationship of litter to population/urban density”, “flora”, “land use,” and “public use of, and reasons for...

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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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