The Duke of Edinburgh started the Duke of Edinburgh Award scheme in 1956, inspired by his former headmaster at Gordonstoun, Dr Kurt Hahn. Some 6.7 million young people have taken part in the award scheme to date.
Bob Clark (Raleigh 1968) gave a fascinating talk about his book Business Continuity: Preparing for the next pandemic.
Former RHS pupil Reece Topley will soon be travelling to India as the 26 year old cricketer has been selected for England's t20 Tour of India.
We are often asked why our pupils attend school here on a Saturday. Families are perhaps concerned that this will impact on precious time together at weekends and we keen to explain the added value Saturday school offers our pupils.
Maddy is currently in year 13 at RHS, is a weekly boarder and a school prefect. She has attended RHS since year 7 and her three sisters are following in her footsteps. Maddy kindly agreed to tell us more about Sixth Form and Nelson House at RHS.
5 top tips on managing wellbeing whilst online learning for pupils and parents. Children's Mental Health Week 2021 w/c 1 January.
76 virtual after school clubs available to RHS pupils in lockdown. Clubs include everything from exercise clubs, Dragons Den, fast baking, vlogging and teen tech to name but a few.
As an Ed Tech 50 school, Royal Hospital School is ready to commence a full live online timetable for all pupils now that the schools are closed again.
Our Classics department is a hive of activity for some of our most able pupils. It provides academic stretch as well as incredible foundations in the formation of languages through Latin and study of Classics
'Virtual' Fireside Chat with Gary Deakin, Deputy Chief of Staff, NATO. Gary explores self, team and networks, and resilience. In this superb discussion Gary takes some challenging questions from pupils.
At Royal Hospital School we place great importance on academic achievement but what goes on outside the classroom is equally as important. Our co-curricular activities give our pupils a chance to try new things, pursue their passions and develop as an individual. We find that our pupils gain confidence, new friends and a broader outlook by participating in a wide range of activities.
Royal Hospital School's music department is full of excitement today as the school's corps drummers recorded their performance for The Royal Variety Show last night.
John McIntear (Anson 1974) a terminally ill veteran and disabled officiator of able bodied sport explored the confidence and attitude required to 'step inside the boundary and play a part'
For many children, entrance exams at 11+ are their first real foray into external testing. It can be a nerve-wracking time for both child and parent, so we're sharing our top tips on how to prepare your child for the best outcome.
We look back at the events of 2020 and how the School pulled together as one community.