Sixth Form Information

Sixth Form Girls talking
Sixth Form male and female students sitting in a group

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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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

Talented RGS twins wow judges at top singing competition in America

17-year-old twins came second place in a prestigious international song writing competition out of over 20,000 other entries. Hannah and Grace Stobart, who are collectively known as Twayn, came second in the Liverpool International Song Writing competition, the ‘Road to Nashville’, which was held in Nashville, Tennessee, (at the end of last) month.

RGS CCF selected out of 600 units nationally

Our contingent were given the honour to represent the 45,000 cadets and 3,500 staff who make up the Combined Cadet Force at the National Service of Remembrance at the Cenotaph in Whitehall, on Sunday 13th November 2022.  

Remembrance Day 2022: Remembering Jimmy

On Friday 11th November we are marking Remembrance Day in school with a special assembly. 283 Old Novos lost their lives over the course of the First and Second World Wars, and their names are carved into the boards of our Memorial Organ.