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Taunton School chefs uncover lost relics on school grounds

10th June 2022

Two Taunton School chefs have unearthed a haul of historical finds, including a Victorian Jubilee medal, after taking up metal detecting during the pandemic. Neil McKellar and Peter Council, who…

Taunton School shortlisted for Boarding School of the Year in the 2022 Tes Awards

4th May 2022

Taunton School has been shortlisted as one of the best boarding schools in the UK in the 2022 Tes Awards. The leading south west independent school has been recognised for…

Taunton School celebrates World Book Day

3rd March 2022

The Queen of Hearts, Harry Potter, Willy Wonka and Fantastic Mr. Fox were spotted around campus today to mark our celebration of World Book Day. We also caught a glimpse…

Message to parents: Red weather warning

17th February 2022

Dear Parents, You are probably aware that the Met Office have issued a red weather warning covering part of Somerset from 7.00am to 12.00pm tomorrow morning (18th February 2022). Further…

Taunton School unveils plans to invest in a £20million world-class campus development

11th February 2022

Work begins next week on a new state-of-the-art sixth-form centre and library for the school which celebrates its 175th anniversary this year, followed by proposals for enhanced sports facilities and…

Taunton School announces appointment of new Head and CEO

2nd December 2021

James Johnson, currently Head of Senior School at Ardingly College in Sussex, will take up the position in September 2022, replacing Lee Glaser who is standing down after eight years…

Taunton Pre-Prep student Patrick features in Captain Sir Tom’s new book

29th September 2021

Eight-year-old Taunton Pre-Prep School student Patrick Dixon from Taunton has been chosen to be illustrated in Captain Sir Tom Moore’s new book ‘One Hundred Reasons to Hope’ after serving as…

Taunton School delivers 5000 meal boxes to staff at Musgrove Park Hospital

27th April 2021

Since January, the school have been supplying 300 boxes a week to Musgrove Park Hospital in Taunton to support frontline NHS staff working throughout the pandemic. The food parcels have…

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…

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