Your support inspires young people from diverse backgrounds to pursue their passions and go on to lead purposeful and happy lives.

On these pages you can explore ways to get involved and to help us secure the School’s legacy for the future be it through a donation or offering your time and expertise. It starts with a conversation. Please visit, call or email the Development Office to explore how you would like to make a difference.

You can also choose where to direct your support by becoming a regular donor:

"When we connect a gifted child to the legacy of our School we provide an attachment to purpose, a bedrock in their formative years from which curiosity, drive and resilience flourishes."

Professor Bernard de Neumann (Nelson, 1961)
RHS Benefactor

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RHS Legacy Bursary

Connect the descendants and the charitable ethos of the School to its future.

We are seeking to establish a £15 million endowment by 2033.

The aim of this fund is to honour our legacy by reaching gifted children with charitable need and with a strong focus on those who have a historical connection to the School and seafaring. With your support we can transform lives by offering greater access to our all-round education.

Support the Legacy Bursary Fund through regular giving

Support the Legacy Bursary Fund by making a legacy pledge:

To explore making a one off gift or legacy pledge please contact:
Simon Marsh, Director of Development
01473 326150

Holbrook Capital Development Fund

Inspire pupils by transforming our facilities.

We are seeking to invest £7.5 million of expendable income from donations in the School’s capital development plan by 2033.

With your support we can realise the true potential of our estate through a series of phased capital developments starting with the Learning Hub:

The Learning Hub

Support the Holbrook Capital Development Fund through regular giving:

To explore making a one off major/naming gift please contact:
Simon Marsh, Director of Development
01473 326150

Pathways to Leadership Programme

Help our pupils stand out from the crowd by giving your time and expertise.

We are looking to recruit and support up to 100 active volunteers to inspire our pupils to be ambitious for their futures and help them prepare for life after RHS. We would appreciate your participation in alumni talks, careers activities, mentoring and work placements and professional networking.

Explore an opportunity today and contact:
Lucy Pembroke
01473 326150

Pupil Life

Make a difference to the education of our children right here right now through regular giving.

We want to provide our pupils with regular funding for a wide range of immediate need projects, including innovations in the classroom, equipment for sports and societies, and the piloting of new activities. With your support we can ensure that the aspirations of our teaching staff to deliver the very best to our pupils are not constrained.

Support Pupil Life today through regular giving:



RHS Parents' Association has pledged £20,000 towards converting the current school library into a state-of-the-art Learning Hub at the heart of the school.

Read more about RHSPA Gift

Donor Report

To find out more about the difference you are making and the impact of your support we will be publishing a donor report. The inaugural report is planned to be released in October 2018:

DONOR REPORT - coming soon