Sixth Form Information

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Welcome to the RGS Sixth Form.

On this page you will find information you need including term dates, photos, news and more. 

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Sixth Form Guide

Find out more about life in the RGS Sixth Form

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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

Sixth Form parents can also email the form supervisor directly.

News & Events

Character and Curriculum: the fabric of our future workforce

On a beautiful April evening of blossom and soft blue skies, The Newcastle Royal Grammar School proudly hosted an inaugural President’s Supper for the North East Chamber of Commerce. Guest speaker and RGS alumnus Leo Pearlman, co-founder and managing partner of television and film production company Fulwell 73, completed a celebration of northern spirit and aptitude. 

NEW Student Leadership Team 2023-24

As the 2022-23 cohort enjoy their final weeks in post, we have announced the new dynamic Student Leadership Team who will take the helm after Easter.

RGS Festival 2023

We've reimagined our traditional annual RGS Day into a colour injected, soul-filling and family friendly festival extravaganza!