The school recently received an open letter regarding Black Lives Matter. Read Head, Geoffrey Stanford's, response:
Senior School Information
Welcome to the Senior School section of the RGS website.
On this page you will find information you need as a parent, including term dates, how to report an absence, photos, news and more.
We delighted to share our programme for the RGS Day virtual event on Friday.
RGS is delighted to announce it has a new Director of Finance and Operations, Rachel Amey.
This week RGS has shared with staff that the school will be continuing to access the only Government support available to our school, by furloughing staff over part of the summer period.
Colonel Ben Banerjee (78-85) has been appointed as Queen's Honorary Surgeon in recognition of his military career.
Reporting an Absence
If your son/daughter will be absent from school, please call 0191 281 5711 before 9am giving their name, form and reason for absence.
If they are to be absent for a second day or longer, please keep us informed by phoning the number above on each morning of the absence, or email
Medical or Dental appointments Year 7-11
If your son/daughter has a medical or dental appointment and will be absent for part of the school day, please let the Form Supervisor know by sending a note* or email giving dates and times.
If the arrival time at school will be after 8.45am, please make sure they have a note or copy of the email which must be shown when they sign in.
If the appointment is during the school day, a note or copy of the email must be shown when your son/daughter signs out at Reception.
Contact will be made with a parent if confirmation of an appointment has not been seen.
*note – this can be a letter or a note in the School Planner