Taunton School Main Building at Dusk

Sixth Form

Taunton School unveils artist’s impressions of new library and sixth form centre

3rd May 2022

Taunton School has revealed images of its new library and sixth form centre, due to be completed this summer. The artist’s impressions show a modern sixth form centre with study…

Taunton cricketers experience Sri Lanka with Somerset County Cricket Club

4th April 2022

Five Taunton School cricket players and one recent Old Tauntonian were given the opportunity to play at the international cricket stadium in Sri Lanka with Somerset County Cricket Club. The…

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…

10 reasons to get involved with Taunton’s Music School

18th March 2022

By Ben Wilkinson, Taunton School International’s Graduate Resident Assistant It can be far too easy to neglect those parts of your brain that thrive in the presence of creativity. When…

Taunton School reach South West Chess Final

17th March 2022

Taunton School’s chess team is through to the South West final of the prestigious Times National Schools Chess Championships. After another enjoyable tussle against Churchill Academy, Taunton’s chess coach, Mr…

Taunton School mathematician achieves top score in UK Mathematics Challenge

15th March 2022

Sixteen-year-old Year 11 Taunton School student Maksim has been named in the top 6% of school mathematicians in the UK after achieving a gold award in the UK Mathematics Challenge….

Work starts on Taunton School’s new library and sixth form centre

9th March 2022

Work has started on Taunton School’s new library and sixth form centre, which will see brand new facilities created inside the school’s historic main building. A building team is working…

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 musician from Hong Kong receives offer to study at Berklee School of Music

15th February 2022

Eighteen-year-old Taunton School student Harry Leung from Hong Kong has received an undergraduate place at Berklee School of Music in Boston, Massachusetts, which is one of most prestigious jazz and…

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…