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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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Young Artists’ Summer Show 2020

We are proud to announce that Magda, a Year 9 student Rochester Grammar School, was selected out of 17,000 submissions to have her work exhibited at the Royal Academy of Art’s second Young Artists’ Summer…

Founders’ Day 2020

So that we can still celebrate Founders’ Day together, we have created a virtual service for you all to enjoy, Just click on the link here This year’s charity is the Sickle Cell Society and…

Top UKMT Junior Mathematical Challenge Results for RGS

At the end of June, despite being in lockdown, year 7 and 8 pupils achieved amazing results in the nationwide UKMT Junior Mathematical Challenge.  With the inability to come into school, it looked like RGS pupils…

3 April 2020 Dear Parent/Carer, I hope that you and your family are keeping well and healthy throughout this uncertain and difficult time. I am writing today to update you on the Trust’s free school meals…

Key worker letter   20 March 2020 Dear Parents/Carers, As you know, following the announcement by the Prime Minister on Wednesday 18th March, all schools are closing from the end of the school day on…

Provision for all students   20 March 2020   Dear Parents/Carers, As you know at the end of today we will be closed for the vast majority of our students until the government decides that…

Feeling Unsafe, Need To Talk?

Some useful resources whilst you are studying at home:   CHILDLINE: Childine is a free, private and confidential service where you can talk about anything. Whatever your worry, whenever you need help, they are there…

World Book Day 2020

On Thursday 5 March, RGS celebrated World Book Day.   Once again both teachers and students dressed up as characters from their favourite books with some original and creative ideas on show.   Teachers also created book posters…

World Challenge students take on Snowdon

Students from The Rochester Grammar School travelled to Snowdon on Friday 28th February 2020 for their acclimatisation and training weekend for World Challenge.  A group of 30 students led by Miss Parry and other staff will…

Rochester Grammar School Confirmed as “Advanced Thinking School”

Students and staff at Rochester Grammar School are delighted after the school has been reaccredited as an “Advanced Thinking School” by the University of Exeter. The report by the University of Exeter’s Graduate School of Education, issued as…