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Reading School School/College of the Year 2021 Finalist

Reading School shortlisted for the UK Social Mobility Awards ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

We are delighted Reading School has been shortlisted in the 'School/College of the Year' category as finalists. More...

Kickstart scheme creates jobs at Reading School
Reading School creates job opportunities for young people through Kickstart Scheme July 2021

The Government's Kickstart Scheme will create a number of new job opportunities in the area for young people who are cur… More...

Reuben H-D (12MJK)
Good luck to Reuben H-D (Year 12) as he competes in the U20 European Athletics championships in Tall

Reuben H-D (12MJK) will represent Team GB for the European Athletics U20 Championships 2021, this week in Tallinn, Eston… More...

OR Ben Cowling
OR Professor Ben Cowling (1990-1997) awarded MBE in the 2021 Queen's birthday honour's list

We are proud to announce that Old Redingensian Professor Ben Cowling (1990-1997) is to be made a Member of the Order of … More...

Volunteer Week 2021
Volunteer Week 2021- 1st June- 7th June 2021

This week is national Volunteers' Week (1-7 June), an annual celebration of the contribution millions of people make acr… More...

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Charlie Taylor (OR 2008-2015) educates Year 9 students in the basics of CPR and first aid
Inspire Lecture- Charlie Taylor (OR 2008-2015)

Reading School was delighted to welcome back former student Charlie Taylor (OR 2008-2015) studying medicine at Birmingham Medical School during our En… More...

ORA 7'S Rugby Match - Saturday 7th September 2019 at 12pm.
ORA 7'S Rugby Match

ORA 7'S Rugby Match - Saturday 7th September 2019. We are delighted to welcome back Reading School Alumni for a rugby match on Saturday 7th September … More...

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Alumni in the News

OR Ben Cowling
OR Professor Ben Cowling (1990-1997) awarded MBE in the 2021 Queen's birthday honour's list

We are proud to announce that Old Redingensian Professor Ben Cowling (1990-1997) is to be made a Member of the Order of the British Empire (MBE) for s… More...

Ewan Millar (OR 2012-2018)
Watch Ewan Millar (OR 2012-2019) on BBC1 The One Show

We are proud to announce that OR Ewan Millar (2012-2019) will appear on BBC The One Show tonight at 7pm to talk about the semi-final of the BBC Young … More...

Harry Borg (OR 2011-2013)
A Career in Journalism- Remote Inspire Lecture with Harry Borg (OR 2011-2013)

Harry Borg (OR 2011-2013) is a subeditor at The Guardian. We invited him to share his experiences as a journalist and give advice to those looking to … More...

Charitable Acts

Carole Middleton delivers goody bags to Help NHS Heroes
Carole Middleton donates to NHS for Heroes

Carole Middleton, mum of Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, humbly dropped by the Help NHS Heroes, based at Reading School. More...

Donations to Help NHS Heroes
Generous donations delivered to Help for NHS Heroes

Last week saw generous donations delivered to Help NHS Heroes based at Reading School for the NHS staff at Royal Berkshire Hospital. More...

Tea, coffee and cake at RBH
Tea, Coffee & Cake Day Friday

Gentle reminder, we are taking deliveries for cakes and biscuits, so we can continue to brighten up the day for some of our critical workers that are … More...

Alumni Events

OR James Alex Harding returns to school
Reading School provides back drop for OR James Alex Harding's debut novel

Old Redingensian James Alex Harding (OR 2009-2016) who has released his debut novel, Red & White, set in the shadows of Reading School. More...

Class of 2010 Virtual Reunion
Reading School holds first Virtual Reunion for Class of 2010

On Friday 14 August, we were delighted to host a 2-hour virtual meetup with over 30 alumni and staff online in-lieu of an in-person reunion due to the… More...

Development News

Thank you Reading School community #RSCares

Reading School is proud to announce that we have reached our initial target of £10,000 with the generous support from the Reading School community, in… More...

NHS Village
Reading School and Cabooose & Co supporting the NHS Royal Berkshire Trust

CabooseandCo kindly provided temporary accommodation for the 'NHS Village' located at Reading School, which will provide 40 accommodation units for NH… More...

Reading School in History

OR Alan Johnson & his wife Barbara.
Voices of Old Redingensians: Growing up in Wartime- An Interview with Alan Johnson (OR 1940-1949)

School Captain, Daniel N and Vice-Captain, Charles C had the privilege of interviewing, possibly one of our most senior and inspiring Old Redingensian… More...

List of those remembered
VE Day - 75th Anniversary

To mark the 75th Anniversary of VE Day, Alan Johnson (OR 1940-1949) shares his first-hand account of school life during World War II. More...

Floreat Redingensis
Reading School Reunions 2020

Help organise your milestone reunion! More...

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