The Richmond upon Thames School

A mainstream secondary free school which opened in September 2017, admitting five forms of entry (150 pupils) per year. Achieving for Children, Harlequins, Haymarket Media Group, Richmond Council, Richmond upon Thames College, and  Waldegrave School worked together to set up the school. The school temporary and permanent premises have been built on the existing Richmond upon Thames College site as part of the wider Richmond Education and Enterprise Campus development. The school will make use of its academy freedoms to vary the length of the school day (8.35-15.00 Monday, 16.00 finish Tuesday-Thursday and 14.10 finish Friday). The school works closely with Richmond upon Thames College to provide sixth form opportunities for its students.