Hex Racing will represent the North East in the National Finals of the prestigious F1 in Schools Competition.
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 were delighted to see the return of the annual RGS Cricket Festival this year, following a break in 2020 due to the Coronavirus Pandemic.
This year’s Senior House Music competition attracted over 50 students from Y7 to Y10 who competed in five different categories.
Meet the Senior Prefect Team for the 2021/22 academic year.
Computer whizz, Archit U, made the top 10 at the finals of the Oxford University Computing Challenge
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