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Senior School Information

Three girls laughing while conduction a science experiment

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. 

News & Events

Nigel McMinn with food parcel at school gates

Recently, we requested help from the RGS Family to support a number of our bursary families in significant need.

Word of the appeal spread quickly, and before we knew it all parts of the RGS Family came forward to offer food and financial donations.

RAF Hurricane flying in blue sky

Not to be put off by the difficulties of the school closure and cancellation of parade nights at school, the cadets from our new RAF Section of the CCF have continued to take part in a wide and varied virtual training programme.

June 2020
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Sat/Sun
Mon, Jun 1
Tue, Jun 2
Wed, Jun 3
Thu, Jun 4
Fri, Jun 5
Sat, Jun 6
Sun, Jun 7
Year 9 Geography Fieldtrip to Ingleborough Cave
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Off site location
Mon, Jun 8
Tue, Jun 9
Wed, Jun 10
Thu, Jun 11
Open Instrumental Evening
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All school
Fri, Jun 12
Sat, Jun 13
Sun, Jun 14
Year 10 Geography fieldtrip to the Upper Tees Valley
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Off site location
Mon, Jun 15
Parents' Conference - Lower Sixth
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Fenwick, Lilburne & Dining hall T002
Tue, Jun 16
Lower Sixth Geography fieldtrip to York
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Off site location
Wed, Jun 17
Thu, Jun 18
Fri, Jun 19
CCF Weekend
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Off site location
Sat, Jun 20
CCF Weekend
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Off site location
Sun, Jun 21
CCF Weekend
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Off site location
Mon, Jun 22
Parents' Conference - Year 10
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Fenwick, Lilburne & Dining hall T002
Tue, Jun 23
Wed, Jun 24
Thu, Jun 25
Fri, Jun 26
Sat, Jun 27
D of E Gold Assessment
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Off site location
Sun, Jun 28
D of E Gold Assessment
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Off site location
Mon, Jun 29
D of E Gold Assessment
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Off site location
Tue, Jun 30
Wed, Jul 1
Thu, Jul 2
Fri, Jul 3
Sat, Jul 4
CCF Summer Camp
Off site location
Sun, Jul 5

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 

registration@rgs.newcastle.sch.uk

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