Year 7 and 6th Form Virtual Tasters
We are delighted to invite you to our very first Virtual Taster Events at Rochester Independent College .
10 June 10am - 12.30pm *BOOK HERE for Year 7 entry in September 2020 or 2021
1-5 June *BOOK HERE for 6th Form entry in September 2020
Year 7 Virtual Taster Mornings
10 June 2020 10am - 12.30pm *BOOK HERE
RIC is delighted to offer Year 5 and 6 students who are considering entry into Year 7 the opportunity to attend our Virtual Taster Morning. Find out what makes Rochester Independent College's Lower School different.
Join us for a variety of educational & fun online taster lessons with our virtual school 'RIC Without Walls'. Meet the teachers and hear from our students about what it's like to study at RIC. You will see for yourself how our small classes (maximum 12) help students settle quickly and excel both academically and creatively.
Browse our Lower School Prospectus here.
For further information please email Admissions or call 01634 828115
Lower School Key Features
• Academically non-selective. There are no school entrance tests.
* High performing, RIC’s exam results regularly match or exceed those of highly selective schools.
* Small classes with lots of individual attention (average 8, maximum 12).
* No school uniform. A friendly, inclusive atmosphere.
* Academic and creative. Emphasis is firmly on core subjects but with an unusually wide variety of creative arts subjects.
"The students are a strikingly nice bunch. It’s a place for individuals, and there’s a lovely air of tolerance and warmth." Good Schools Guide
“At Rochester it’s really easy to fit in and make friends. People come from so many different backgrounds and there aren’t the same pressures to conform. I’ve never been so happy at school.” Current student
"I should like to say how amazing you all are at RIC. Your communication throughout has been fantastic, and your stance has been measured and sensible. When we picked RIC for our son less than 2 years ago, we knew we’d found a gem, and this only serves to reinforce that belief. Thank you for everything you are doing for our children and for how you are responding to the ever-changing situation. As a governor in a primary school, I know what a challenge this is for schools." Year 8 Parent