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Covid-19 Update

Further information about how our Trust and schools are taking necessary precautions since the outbreak of the Coronavirus, can be found in our Trust’s ‘Coronavirus (COVID-19) website section’.


Further information on the free school meals scheme can be found here: https://www.edenred.co.uk/Documents/DfE/DfE_FreeSchoolMeals_ParentCarerFAQs.pdf

Thank you for your cooperation in keeping students at home wherever possible.  Please note that because of staffing plans, parents of key workers should email office@newhorizonschildrensacademy.org.uk or call 03333 602120 by 9am the day before to be eligible for provision the next day.

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Latest News

Latest news and press releases from The Rochester Grammar School.

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The Rochester Grammar School will be performing its 10th annual charity dance show on 13th-15th February 2020. Over 80 students have worked since September in numerous roles including choreography, performance, set production and advertising to produce a spectacular show. Dates: 13th-15th February 2020 Doors Open: 6.30PM Show Starts: 7PM Prices: Adults £8.50, Concessions £6.50 We really hope you will join us for what promises to be a spectacular production, and look forward to seeing you there.  

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This year’s whole school production is being performed this week. The story explores the part fictionalised story of the Salem Witch trials which took place in Salem, Massachusetts in 1692/93.  All those involved have worked exceptionally hard and have produced a powerful and moving production which we hope to see you at.   Tickets are still available from both the finance hatch and on the door for each performance.   The performances are as follows: Friday 7th February – doors open…

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External applicants can apply for completing an application form, please click here.  Applications should be returned to the school by Wednesday 22 January, successful applicants will be invited to a consultation taking place w/c 10th February. Internal Students: You will be given information whilst in school on how to complete your transfer form.  Forms should be returned to school by Friday 7th February.

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We wish you all a very Merry Christmas and hope you have a relaxing break.  Thanks to all the students and families that donated clothing and other items to Time for the Homeless.

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April 2019 saw the close of a packed term and the culmination of three months of hard work and planning for the fourth annual Multicultural Week and Fashion Show in support of Sickle Cell Society. Headed by Michelle and Mayong, the last week of term saw multiple engaging cultural activities for the whole school to participate in, leading up to the grand finale of the Multicultural Fashion Show. Each day opened with a special Executive Officer tannoy and saw a new…

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This summer of sports was filled with success for me. In my event of long jump, my 2019 competitive season saw accomplishment after accomplishment achieved, and goal after goal reached. Having trained in the sport for more than five years, from a young age I have been working towards a number of long term goals, and I successfully achieved many of them this summer. The first would include one of my proudest achievements to date – reaching the landmark distance of…

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In August, a group of 21 current and former students from The Rochester Grammar School completed their Gold DofE qualifying expedition in Dartmoor. This was the second expedition run by the Medway Open Award Centre, they had completed in the summer, as they had already visited the Peak District at the end of July. As most of the group had completed their Silver awards previously, they were well prepared for the challenges that lay ahead. Dartmoor is the ideal place for this expedition as…

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Students and staff at Rochester Grammar School (RGS) are overjoyed to be collecting some brilliant GCSE results today – with well over half of all exam results graded 7 or above (equivalent to an A or above). This means the high-performing school is on track to achieve a Progress 8 score of over 0.8 – this is provisional but would mean that on average the school is adding almost a whole grade per subject to what each student was expected to…

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Students at high-performing Rochester Grammar School (RGS) are celebrating today after achieving superb sixth form results, which have won them places at top universities. The school maintained its track record of success with over two thirds of grades in A levels  and IB A* to B or equivalent, and three students managing straight A* or A grades at A-Level. The students’ fantastic results have seen them win places at some of the best universities in the country – including Cambridge, UCL, Durham,…