Category: Prep News

Spring Concert 2022

6th May 2022

  On Friday 29 April over 160 boys from Years 3 to 6 took part in our annual Spring Concert featuring our Prep ensembles, orchestra and choirs. We were treated…

ISI Inspection Report

22nd April 2022

At the end of February the RGS was inspected by ISI, The Independent Schools Inspectorate, which reports to the Department for Education.  We are delighted to report that the inspectors graded the…

House Music Competition

24th March 2022

House Music Competition This year’s House Music Competition, adjudicated by Sam Orchard, Director of Music at the RGS was a fabulous occasion. Not only were we back in person with…

Year 4 Drama and Music Extravanganza

11th March 2022

On Wednesday, in a new Lent term performance initiative for Year 4, the music and drama departments combined forces to produce a feast of music and poetry for parents. The…

Young Shakespeare Company’s ‘Tempest’ Workshop

10th March 2022

All Year 5 boys enjoyed participating in a dramatic and spellbinding 2-hour workshop alongside Y5 Tormead girls on Wednesday morning. Vibrant and exciting interpretations of this renowned tale were presented,…

‘Speak Out!’ Festival

4th March 2022

Over 60 boys in years 3 to 6 took part in this year’s annual ‘Speak Out!’ festival which took place on World Book Day 2022. Boys worked with focus and…


23rd February 2022

Drama Club’s production of Aladdin What would you ask for if you had three wishes? Well, thankfully for the drama club boys, one came true and the performance, although postponed,…

A Christmas Cracker!

20th December 2021

  On Saturday 18 December, the RGS Prep Christmas Choir, joined Guildford Choral Society and Southern Pro Musica Brass under the baton of conductor Jonathan Willcocks in a festive feast…

Race Across the World

18th October 2021

8-10 October witnessed the whole RGS school community across the globe coming together for our inaugural virtual journey across the world:  a challenge of truly global proportions. Students, staff and…


31st August 2021

We are delighted to announce that Lanesborough and the Royal Grammar School will merge from 1 September 2021. The schools will be brought together as the Royal Grammar School (the RGS) and the Royal Grammar Preparatory School (RGS Prep) creating an exceptional boys’ school offering for prep and senior pupils on their respective sites.