Taunton School at Dusk


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…

Looking for Good News

26th January 2021

I think I have become a news addict. I know I’m not the only one. I have noticed that I am spending an increasing amount of time reading news websites….

Philanthropy at Taunton School, then and now

7th January 2021

An update from the TS Foundation The Taunton School Foundation was founded nearly 20 years ago with a mission to engage a global community of Old Tauntonians, parents and friends…

The Princess Royal officially opens new dining room at Taunton School

14th December 2020

The Princess Royal travelled to Taunton to meet students and staff, and formally opened our new state-of-the-art dining room and kitchens. The Princess Royal was introduced to Taunton School Headmaster…

What Black History Month means to me

9th October 2020

I always forget that October is Black History Month, because I guess I’m programmed to think that black history should be embedded in history EVERY day. I read an amazing…

Welcome back

18th September 2020

I’ve attended Chapel, watched hockey fixtures, taught lessons, felt the passion of house matches, been on duty in the new dining room, visited a boarding house and delivered an assembly….

The best day of my career

15th September 2020

I believe that Tuesday 8th September 2020 will forever go down as the best day of my teaching career! More particularly, it is that golden half an hour spent welcoming…


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