Projects and collaborations

music

Composition Masterclass for GCSE and A Level students

The Royal Hospital School Music School were delighted to be able to host a GCSE and A Level composition masterclass which included over eighty pupils and staff from other schools across the region. T …

sporting

Use of facilities: Sports Fields

Orwell Art Club use the Sports Fields on a goodwill/heavily subsidised basis as part of the school's community outreach  …

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Use of facilities: Gym

Suffolk Netball and Suffolk Cricket use the gym facilities on a goodwill/heavily subsidised basis as part of the school's community outreach  …

sporting

Use of facilities: All Weather Pitch

Holbrook Primary School, Woolverstone FC Youth and Switch Hockey use the All Weather on a goodwill/heavily subsidised basis as part of the school's community outreach  …

sporting

Use of facilities: Swimming Pool

Stutton Primary School and Orwell Primary School have used the swimming facilities on a goodwill basis as part of the school's community outreach  …

academic

EPQ Collaboration

Head and his Deputies have been collaborating with Thomas Gainsborough school for the last three years in relation to mutual EPQ assistance and guidance …

volunteering

Support for older residents at Oak House Residential Home

Yr 11 visit and support a local old peoples home as part of the school's community outreach programme …

sporting

Suffolk Schools Athletic Association

RHS provides a regular venue for Cross Country events organised for Maintained and Independent Schools as part of the Suffolk Schools Athletics Association …

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Youth Speaks

Youngsters from across Great Britain and Ireland have stepped up to the challenge of public speaking throughout this year’s Rotary Youth Speaks Competition. RHS both takes part and makes its fac …

sporting

Swimming facilities inc Baby Swim

Our Swimming pool is used to provide a swimming club for the local community- we also provide a Baby Swim facility where some pupils provide lifeguarding facilities …

volunteering

RHS Buglars are used to support local Royal British Legion Events across Suffolk

RHS Buglars are used to support local Royal British Legion Events across Suffolk …

sporting

Disabled Games at RHS with Avenues East

Avenues first worked in the East of England when we started to manage services in Cambridge in 1998. Our presence in the region grew significantly in 2011 when Optua became part of Avenues. Suffolk is …

volunteering

Sports Leaders assisting at Primary Schools

Sports Leaders assisting at local Primary Schools as part of the school's outreach programme …

sponsorship

Suffolk Community Foundation

the newly formed, pupil-led School Charity Committee has launched its plans to raise funds £15,000 for the Suffolk Community Foundation this academic year. The Suffolk Community Foundation  …

music

Sing Up Suffolk

After the huge success of last year’s Sing Up! Suffolk choral workshop, we were today joined by almost 600 Year 5 and 6 primary school pupils for an energy-filled, fun-packed vocal day directed …

academic

Venue for Lectures

On Wednesday 18 January pupils from RHS and schools in the surrounding area were treated to a university-level classics lecture by Dr Frisby of Kings College London. She spoke to the assembled crowd …

sporting

Venue for Elite Insurance Rugby 7s

Northampton Saints has announced that the Royal Hospital School will play host for a round of the 2017 Elite Insurance Schools Sevens Series. Almost 100 schools have already signed up to compete in th …

music

Blast Off-brass and percussion

The Royal Hospital School held their inaugural Blast Off! day on Monday 6 February, introducing over 150 local primary school children to the wonderful world of brass and percussion playing. Born out …

sponsorship

Raising money for Help for Heroes

Last year our Combined Cadet Force (CCF) diligently raised money throughout the year to donate to the Help for Heroes charity who support those with injuries and illnesses sustained while serving in t …

sporting

Parking at Great East Swim

RHS is used to provide parking for the following charitable event This weekend 35 pupils across the age groups from Year 7 to 13 will take to the water in the Great East Swim at neighbouring Alton Wa …

sporting

Graham Napier Cricket Academy Summer Cricket Course 2017

Graham Napier Cricket AcademySummer Cricket Course 2017 Graham Napier formerly of Essex CCC along with Ben Stephens of PiriPiri Cricket will deliver coaching courses at the Royal Hospital School. The …

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Apple Regional Training Centre

 RHS is recognised as a beacon school for mobile technology and has been re-awarded Apple Regional Training Centre (RTC) status for 2017. As a RTC the School will run 12 training sessions open t …

music

Musical Programme open to the local community and beyond

The Royal Hospital School released its 2017/18 programme of concerts, which boasts more than 50 exciting events over the coming year. From the toe-tapping hits of Ella Fitzgerald, to rock and pop work …

governance

Governor at local Primary

Abigail Lockyer the Headmaster's wife has taken a role as a Governor at Holbrook Primary School …

academic

ROYMUN conference ( Model United Nations)

Saturday 29 April saw the first ROYMUN conference held at RHS, organised and run by Thomas Heley (Secretary-General) with support from Billy Douglas-Hamilton (Secretary-General) and the ROYMUN Secreta …

governance

Governor at local Academy

Christopher Graham a member of the RHS SMT acts as a Governor of Holbrook Academy …


School details

Royal Hospital School
Holbrook
Ipswich
IP9 2RX
England

T: +44 (0)1473 326200
E: reception@royalhospitalschool.org
W: www.royalhospitalschool.org

Head's name
Mr Simon Lockyer
Religious affiliation
Church of England
Day/Boarding type
Day, Weekly, Full boarding
Gender profile
Coeducational
Size
744 pupils
Boarding
191
Day
116
Sixth form
110

Girls

41 %
Boarding
267
Day
170
Sixth form
132

Boys

59 %