Sebastian Kempe's recent win at the World Youth Sailing Championships received some well deserved media attention and we were delighted to welcome ITV news and the East Anglian Daily Times to the School to interview him.
RHS has once again been recognised for its excellent use of technology and named as an Edtech 50 school for 2021/22., The Award acknowledges schools who are at the leading edge and shaping the use of education technology in the UK.
The 2021 Michaelmas Term was brought to a close with a fabulous concert featuring the Chapel and Chamber Choirs of RHS, the Holbrook Choral Society, the Reade Baroque Ensemble and several other of the department's ensembles.
18 girls' hockey teams played 150 matches this term with some great results, including qualification for the U18 East finals. We also have 24 pupils currently attending County training sessions so we certainly have some talent in the School!
Sebastian Kempe has secured the Youth World Champion 2021 title (ILCA6 Male class), at the Youth Sailing World Championship in Oman this week.
Sebastian performed consistently well all week, competing in nine races and securing three race wins against 50 boats in his class. Holding second place until the final day, Sebastian held his nerve to claim the title from his closest rivals.
Sebastian, age 17 from Bermuda, is a full boarding pupil and sailing scholar at the Royal Hospital School, joining the Sixth Form in September 2020.
This year's school play, 'A Matter of Life and Death', was a vivid re-imagining of the classic British 1946 film starring David Niven as a pilot trapped in a burning plane, falling in love over the airwaves with his ground controller
Pupils have fully engaged in COP26 this term, debating many of the issues raised in Geography, Model United Nations and as members of the Eco Committee....
The Sunday Times Schools Guide ranks The Royal Hospital School in their 'Top Independent Schools in East Anglia'.
Royal Hospital School has been listed in The Cricketer Magazine's Top 100 Senior Schools Guide 2021! A huge number of schools submit entries and are judged against an extensive set of criteria ...
The Royal Hospital School's founding mission of 'improving navigation' is deeply rooted in Mathematics and Navigational Science, producing leaders in these fields for over 300 years. This tradition continues today amongst many of our alumni who have studied Mathematics and gone on to apply it within roles in commerce, industry, Science and Technology.
For this year's Anti-Bullying Week, 'One Kind Word' has been chosen as the overall theme. Being kind to one another is so important, especially after the difficulties we have all faced over the last 18 months or so.
The entrance exams at 11+ are, for the vast majority of children, their first big experience of external testing. So understandably, it can be a particularly anxiety-inducing time for children (as well as their parents).
This year we are commemorating Remembrance Day with our biggest art project to date. Pupils and staff have created 1,548 sails, imprinted with the name of every British naval vessel lost in World War 1 and World War 2, along with the number of lives lost on each ship's last voyage – totalling over 44,000 names.
RHS pupils provided provision boxes to FIND, a Suffolk based charity supporting those in need.