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Taunton School shortlisted at the TES Independent School Awards

29th March 2021

Taunton School has been shortlisted for Pre-Prep of the Year. The TES awards recognise the most outstanding schools in the independent sector with the judges looking at innovation, imagination and…

Nobel Prize winning scientist mentors Taunton School biology students

22nd March 2021

Geneticist Sir Paul Nurse virtually joined the Biology Book Club after being contacted by a student. Lower Sixth student Laura Assanti got in touch with Sir Paul after reading his…

Marcus Trescothick to continue working at Taunton School alongside England role

11th March 2021

The former England and Somerset cricketer has just been appointed as the new Elite Batting Coach for the England team. Trescothick began his role as Development Cricket Coach at Taunton…

Elite academy selection for Taunton School cricketer

9th March 2021

18-year-old Joleigh Roberts has been selected for the Western Storm Academy programme. Joleigh, who is in Year 13 at Taunton School, took part in trials before Christmas where she was…

Nursery children enjoy virtual story times with local care home residents

26th February 2021

During lockdown, the children have been connecting with residents at the Abbeyfield Residential Home in Heron Drive, Taunton. The virtual story times have been arranged by a member of staff…

Three-year-old Sophie takes on charity challenge in memory of her grandmother

18th February 2021

Sophie, who attends Taunton School Nursery, is aiming to cover 28 miles in 28 days in February to raise money for Pancreatic Cancer UK. Sophie is raising money for the…

Success for Prep School pistol team

6th February 2021

Throughout lockdown, the Prep School’s pistol team have been training hard and were rewarded when they qualified for the National Finals of the School Pistol Championships last month. The regional…

Taunton School ranked 7th best school in the country for sport

4th February 2021

School Sport Magazine has released its annual list of the most successful sporting schools in the country with Taunton School making the top ten. For the first time ever, the…

Taunton School supplies meal boxes to local NHS staff

1st February 2021

We are supplying 300 boxes a week to Musgrove Park Hospital in Taunton to support frontline NHS staff working throughout the pandemic. The food parcels are being delivered to the…

A Time to Reflect on Holocaust Memorial Day

27th January 2021

This morning our Chaplain Eliza used her address in Chapel to reflect on Holocaust Memorial Day, a day marked each year on 27th January. It was on that date in…

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