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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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Job Vacancy: Teacher of Religious Studies

An opportunity has arisen for a dynamic, hard-working colleague to contribute to the Religious Studies Department at Sir Thomas Rich’s. This full-time, permanent post is equally well-suited to an enthusiastic NQT with a thirst for learning and developing in their chosen career, or a more experienced teacher looking for a new...

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From the Headmaster - 22 May 2020

I said in my email at the end of last week that we can only respond to advice from the Government and Public Health England as we receive it, and at times it does feel as if we are stuck in an endless loop of official briefings and guidance followed by...

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Character Building Drama Challenge

Mrs Jones has been setting her students challenges every week – and this week’s Friday Fun Day task was to create a lockdown character in one picture using carefully chosen objects. Jasper Sones, 7R, has won the challenge for the second time. Jasper says: “My character is Covid-19, which I know...

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Year 7 Pupil Wins Regional Round of Poetry by Heart Competition

The winner of the first Rich’s Poetry by Heart competition, which took place back in February, has gone on to win first prize in the county section. A video of Tate Franz’s fantastic renditions were put forwarded to the external judges, who gave the following feedback: Poem 1: Jabberwocky: Tate offered...

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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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