Welcome to Richmond Hill Academy

Welcome to Richmond Hill Academy website.  The site is designed to give a flavour of the work that is going on in our school community.  You are also very welcome to visit the school where I will be glad to give you a tour, tell you more about the school’s journey so far and our vision for the children of Richmond Hill.

I am delighted to be addressing you as the Principal of Richmond Hill Academy and that we are a part of The GORSE Academies Trust, a Trust which has a national reputation for transforming schools.  The children of Richmond Hill had not, historically, received the education they deserve and the community felt rightfully feel let down.  However, with the support of The GORSE Academies Trust, a strong leadership team and the dedication and commitment of our staff members, I have no doubt that we are transforming Richmond Hill Academy, and that it will become the exceptional school that its community deserves.

Put simply, we want every child at Richmond Hill to flourish; to be safe, happy, to experience a wide …Read More

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1102, 2020

Anti-bullying Assembly

On Monday, 10th February, the RHA MPPs (Members of Pupil Parliament) delivered our termly Anti-bullying assembly. All MPPs spoke clearly about bullying being something that happens 'several times on purpose' and who pupils should talk [...]

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Power of Reading Celebration

Parents are invited at the end of the term to share in our Power of Reading Celebrations. Here you can see Year 6 pupils holding a debate, which was linked to the text they had [...]


Year 6 Reading Buddies

Here the Year 6 pupils are spending time during an afternoon reading with Year 1. This is an opportunity for the oldest pupils at Richmond Hill Academy to engage in a shared reading experience with [...]

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