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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Year 7 Geography

Students in 7C have been busy with their field sketches – we would usually head up Crickley Hill for fieldwork at this time of year, but as we can’t at the moment due to Covid restrictions we decided to complete field sketches from photos in the classroom. Year 7 had already...

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STRS PA virtual AGM

Dear Parents and Carers STRS Parents’ Association virtual AGM will take place on Tuesday 17th November at 6.30pm - for meeting details please email...

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Drama Dept Minute Monologue Challenge

The Drama Department launches the Minute Monologue Challenge this week – the rules are simple: pick a monologue, one minute in length from an existing film or published play. Rehearse it. Film it. Send it to Mrs S Jones or Mr Sowerby. The competition is open to all students and a...

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Year 12 Student Alex Price Elected Member of Youth Parliament for Gloucester and The Forest of Dean

We’re very proud to announce that Alex Price in 12T has been elected Member of Youth Parliament for Gloucester and The Forest of Dean, competing against 20 other candidates from local secondary schools, colleges and apprenticeship schemes. Alex achieved an outstanding majority with 26.13% of the overall vote for Gloucester/Forest, with...

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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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