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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 hockey team wins national final

23rd March 2022

Taunton School is celebrating this week after its U13 hockey team came 1st in a national schools’ competition. The victory adds to Taunton School’s accolade of being the only school…

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 Prep School launch Outdoor Award

20th October 2021

Students at Taunton Prep School can now work towards achieving an ‘Outdoor Squirrel, Otter and Eagle Award’ at the school. Students will complete challenges that are all linked to the…

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 shortlisted in Independent School of the Year Awards

5th July 2021

The school has been shortlisted for four awards including Pre-Prep, Prep School, Boarding and British International School. The Independent School of the Year Awards recognise schools who provide the most…

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