News November 2020: Huish hosted the 25th Original Writing and Illustration Awards virtually in 2020.
Former Richard Huish College Student, Robbie Adams has been awarded The Royal Navy Award for Higher or Degree Apprentice of the Year for the South West region following his outstanding individual work whilst completing his Apprenticeship at IBM. Winning this Award has also put him forward as one of nine finalists for the National Degree […]
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News October 2020: This term marks the 25th Original Writing and Illustration Awards and also has featured performances at TYCAfest, an online exhibition and new podcast launching at Richard Huish College.
News Oct 2020: Huish Musicians set to star at TYCAfest
Richard Huish College can confirm two students at the College have tested positive for COVID-19, in recent days, in two unrelated cases. By working closely with Public Heath England (PHE) and the Department for Education (DfE), the College have followed all measures, protocols and procedures in line with government guidance and are continuing to monitor […]
News September 2020: Eight Richard Huish College students have been successful in the Somerset Cricket Academy trials
Huish Tigers Football Club are part of the community sports club Huish Tigers who are based at Richard Huish College.
Huish Tigers Rugby are part of the community sports club Huish Tigers who are based at Richard Huish College.
Huish Tigers Basketball are part of the community sports club Huish Tigers who are based at Richard Huish College.
News Sept 2020: Under the new temporary scheme, those who hire an Apprentice under the age of 25 will receive an extra £2,000.
News September 2020: Huish win Corporate Vision Education and Training Award
News September 2020 – Information about bus services in Somerset
Due to the ongoing pandemic we were very disappointed not to be able to showcase the magnificent work of our students in our usual end of year Visual Arts Exhibition this past summer. Each year we delight in welcoming the public to view the fantastic works of our students but this year it was simply […]
Following guidance from the DfE on the wearing of face coverings and with the safety and confidence of our community in mind, Richard Huish College has made the decision to take the precautionary measure of asking all staff, students and visitors on site to wear face coverings in corridors and in less supervised communal areas […]
News August 2020: We look forward to welcoming students back to campus under new safety measures.
News: August 2020 John achieved AAB grades in Biology, Maths and Physics respectively and will be heading to Amsterdam University College (AUC) to study Liberal Arts and Science.
August 2020: In an extraordinary year, Richard Huish College will be congratulating all their students’ achievements as they virtually collect A Level and Vocational results today.
Huish Tigers are a community sports club based at Richard Huish College.
News August 2020: W12 is available as a staffed study area from the week commencing Monday 10th August until Friday 21st August, 10am-3pm for current Huish students.
Exam Certificates for the Class of 2020 will be available to collect from Reception in December.
Richard Huish College student, Julia Jeziorny, recently participated in Model United Nations, an International competition set up to give young people the chance to participate in simulations of United Nations conferences. By role-playing meetings like the Security Council and General Assembly, participants get a unique insight into how the United Nations works. They research, debate […]
News July 2020 – Information about support available on Results Days
News July 2020: Amy Hubbard is the latest student to be nominated as a Huish Hero after stepping in to become a ‘Maisie Manager’ to help the children of Musgrove Park Hospital and beyond.
Useful information for international students due to join Richard Huish College, UK.
Information about fees and how to apply to Richard Huish College, UK, as an International Student.
Discover the courses available for International students at Richard Huish College, Taunton, Somerset, UK.
Find out more about studying at Richard Huish College as an International Student including accommodation options and the College’s results.
View our International Prospectus or contact us to discuss studying at Richard Huish College as an International Student.
Richard Huish College is one of the leading inspected state Sixth Form Colleges in the UK. Find out more about studying as an International student.
News July 2020: John Eddy will be taking over from Jenny Veal, as Head Teacher at The Taunton Academy, part of the Richard Huish Education Group.
Enter into our Creative Writing and Illustration Awards – The Brunner Cup, The Ross Paterson Award and The Lucas Cup
News June 2020: Although the Basketball season was cut short due to the Covid 19 outbreak, both the Huish Tigers National League Programme and the Richard Huish College performance sides have been able to achieve great success in 2020.
News June 2020: In the latest national league tables, published in March 2020 by the Department for Education (DfE), Richard Huish College has excelled across all categories, outperforming all other colleges in the county
News June 2020: Our Apprentices share their experiences of working during the lockdown.
News June 2020: Huish students, Hannah Mahon, Eleanor Pinney and Jamie Jeffrey have had their work selected to become part of the National Art Exhibition for Sixth Form College Students.
News June 2020: Mel supports the hard working team at Arc.
News 2020: Good luck messages from staff to our final year students
News May 2020: English Teacher, Jill Burton has been nominated as a Huish Hero after volunteering at St Margaret’s Hospice.
May 2020: A thank you to those helping others during the Covid-19 outbreak
May 2020: Huish Sports Awards take place online.
News May 2020: Latest information regarding College plans in relation to Coronavirus
News May 2020: Olivia Waterland is one of amazing Level 2 Business Administration Apprentices working on the Receptions of our Somerset hospitals.
Huish Headstart programme will head you prepare for joining us in September.
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News May 2020: A few answers to FAQ’s for final year students
May 2020: Richard Huish Education Group appoints new Head of West Buckland Primary School
News April 2020: Teaching Assistant Apprentice, Melanie Houghton is a Huish Hero. She and the team at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Catholic Primary School have been working hard caring for the children of key workers.
News April 2020: Health and Social Care Apprentice helping during the Coronavirus outbreak
Skills Support for the Workforce (SSW) is a programme developed to upskill employees within small and medium-sized businesses.
News April 2020: After expanding their wide range of Apprenticeships to include pathways into teaching careers, the first two Teaching Assistant Apprentices at Richard Huish College have passed their end point assessments.
News April 2020: Useful information for students looking to join us in September 2020.
News April 2019 – An update for Year 11 students looking to join Huish in September 2020.
News April 2020: Join the Great Garden Camp Out organised by former Huish student Abbie.
FAO Students who were due to take final exams/assessments this summer
While the College is closed a large collection of Huish Health and Social Care students and staff have taken it upon themselves to help people most vulnerable to the virus by volunteering at care homes, hospitals and a variety of charities.
News 2020 – coronavirus update
Huish News March 2020: Huish students celebrate success in Chemistry Olympiad
We thought you might find it helpful to have a link to the latest government advice around school/college closures and exam cancellations. FAQs for Parents / Carers Around the closure of educational settings https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/closure-of-educational-settings-information-for-parents-and-carers/closure-of-educational-settings-information-for-parents-and-carers Latest government guidance on exams https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/coronavirus-covid-19-cancellation-of-gcses-as-and-a-levels-in-2020/coronavirus-covid-19-cancellation-of-gcses-as-and-a-levels-in-2020 We are awaiting more specifics from the DfE, Ofqual and the awarding […]
I am sure that you are by now all aware of the government announcement yesterday evening around school / college closures from this Friday and the cancellation of the summer exams series. We wanted to reassure you that we will keep in close contact with you in the coming days to provide more information as […]
Dear future Huish students Following the UK Governments decision to close all Schools and Colleges from Friday 20th March 2020 the GCSE exams scheduled to take place in May and June will not be going ahead as planned. Regardless of what happens, if you have already applied to join us your place is secured and […]
The statement below follows on from yesterdays COVID-19 statement which you can view here (www.huish.ac.uk/coronavirus-update/) I am writing to provide a further update on the situation with regards to the College and COVID-19. As I am sure you appreciate, we are having to deal with a rapidly evolving situation and need to communicate with you […]
This communication will update you on our current plans following the most recent government announcements regarding the coronavirus. Our main priority is keeping our college community safe, but as I am sure you can appreciate this is a rapidly changing situation and we will endeavour to keep you updated if or when the situation changes. […]
Over five weeks ‘Self-development Coach’, Michael Maisey, met with a small group of Richard Huish College students to help them develop their self-esteem, confidence, future focus and general wellbeing. Inspired by these sessions, the group have decided to continue to work together to develop a podcast specifically for their age group. Through the workshops with […]
The Governors at Richard Huish College, Taunton are delighted to announce the appointment of Emma Fielding as the new Principal. This will be effective from September 2020 when current Principal, John Abbott, will move to be the full time Chief Executive Officer of The Richard Huish Education Group. Ms Fielding is currently Deputy Principal at […]
News Feb 2020: Letter to parents regarding Corona virus
Ten of Richard Huish College’s highest achievers could be set for either Oxford or Cambridge University (subject to grades) in a wide range of subjects. An equal split have received the offers for the elite universities with five hoping to get into Oxford and five hoping to get into Cambridge. The Students that have their […]
On the 13th February, Richard Huish College hosted an thrilling Chemistry conference presented by Bristol ChemLabs and funded by the Royal Society of Chemistry Bristol and District, for Year 10 and 11 students from across local secondary schools as well as Huish students currently studying A Level Chemistry. Students from Kingsmead School, Court Fields School, […]
News February 2020: Richard Huish College student to embark on 150km winter crossing in Siberia
News Feb 2020: Richard Huish College celebrates Apprenticeship success at the Grow Somerset Talent Awards
News Feb 2020: Casey Williams wins at the British Education Awards
News January 2020: England call-up for Huish Volleyballer
News December 2019: Richard Huish College Vocational Business students presented donation cheques to representatives from Love Musgrove and The Freddie Pring Memorial Trust today following their fundraising efforts.
News December 2019: Huish Runners qualify for Somerset Schools Championships
News December 2019: Vocational Business students from Richard Huish College hosted a number of community events to raise more than £2,200 for a collection of charities close to their hearts; Love Musgrove, Mind In Somerset and The Freddie Pring Memorial Fund.
News Dec 2019: Huish students qualify for AoC National Championships
News December 2019: Huish sport students selected to represent England Colleges
News November 2019: Students tackle climate theme in the annual Huish Creative Awards
News November 2019: Ex-Huish student inspires the next generation of IT and Computing Students
News November 2019: Huish netballers win U19 County Tournament
News November 2019: Huish Community Project launch raffle to support Epilepsy Society and the Somerset and Avon Rape and Sexual Abuse Support (SARSAS).
November 2019 News: Are you ready for the Huish Christmas Bake Off?
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