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A co-educational boarding and day school in Suffolk
Set in 200 acres of Suffolk countryside overlooking the Stour Estuary and within an hour of London, Royal Hospital School is a leading, co-educational boarding and day school providing a full and broad education, fit for the modern world.
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The Eco Committee has spearheaded a campaign to reduce single-use plastic (SUP) across the school community by providing each pupil with a reusable stainless steel water bottle.
The Geographical Association has named Royal Hospital School as one of only 12 schools around the world to be honoured as a Centre of Excellence with its fun and creative approach to teaching.
A transformation at the academic heart of the campus
The Royal Hospital School is renowned for its unique blend of academic and co-curricular success, as 2019's GCSE results certainly go to show.
Celebrations are underway with the announcement of our best GCSE performance since 2013 at 9-7/A*-A.
Now in its second year, the BTEC Level 3 Extended Certificate in Sport saw 100% of pupils gaining a Distinction*, Distinction or Merit (the equivalent of A*to C grades).
Holly Folkard-Smith and Adam Warren, Heads of School at the Royal Hospital School, celebrate some excellent A Level results with a bundle of top grades between them.
An incredibly talented artist and designer, Cici gained two A*s and an A and plans to study Art and Design at the University of the Arts London.
The Royal Hospital School's top performer in terms of overall points score at A Level was Cillian Rew who achieved A*s in Chemistry, Physics and Maths and an A in Further Maths.
See our pupils in action and have a look at the superb facilities they enjoy by browsing our media gallery.