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Join our international boarding community

Get the full British education experience at Taunton School.

We have been welcoming international students for over 100 years. Our beautiful, traditional English campus provides the perfect setting for students to gain an outstanding education.

With boarding options available for children from the age of seven, Taunton School’s international community includes students from over 53 different countries.

Find out more about life as an international student at Taunton School below.

Meet our team at one of our upcoming events

Taunton School in Paris, Geneva, Milan and Rome – EduCom 2023

Saturday 4th February 2023 – Friday 10th February

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Taunton School in Hong Kong – Academic Asia 2023

Friday 10th February

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Meet Taunton School in Tallin and Riga – Baltic Council 

Thursday 24th February – 25th February 2023

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Meet Taunton School in Kenya – Pair Education 

Thursday 24th February – 26th February 2023

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female boarder at taunton school Meet Taunton School in Budapest – Metropolis Education

March 15th – March 17th

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boarding at Taunton School Taunton School in Ghana – Everythings Education

March 16th – March 20th

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female boarder at taunton school Taunton School in Nigeria – 1st CRT Nigeria

March 22nd – March 25th

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Taunton School in Mumbai and New Delhi– The Red Pen 

Sunday, 26 March 2023 – Tuesday, 28 March 2023

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Two sixth form students in classroom Virtual Open Morning

Saturday 22nd April

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Two students chatting outside school In Person Open Morning

Monday 1st May – Find out more here.

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Choose an educational pathway to suit you

We offer a range of educational pathways to choose from here at Taunton School. Whatever your level of English, we are confident that we can find the right course to meet your needs.  

What is a typical day like at Taunton School?

Boarding at Taunton School is truly a ‘home from home’ experience. Meet four of our international boarders to experience what a typical day is like at Taunton School.

What is boarding like at Taunton School?

We have a close-knit community of boarders, with 10 boarding houses for boarders aged 7 to 18. Each house has its own unique history, identity and community, but they all share many things in common: outstanding pastoral care, inviting and spacious rooms, and a fantastic range of modern facilities on their doorstep.

Boarding Houses 

Offering fun-filled activities and co-curricular options

As well as providing a safe and welcoming community, most of all, boarding at Taunton School is fun. With regular activities, inter-house competitions, trips and socials, we pride ourselves on providing an unforgettable boarding experience where memories are made.

Outside of the classroom, we offer over 120 exciting sports and clubs to choose from – so our campus is always buzzing with activity 24/7.

Co-curricular activities

Hear from our current students

Find out from the students themselves what they love most about studying at Taunton School – from their favourite academic subjects, to what they get up to outside of the classroom.

Where is Taunton School located?

Our boarding houses and facilities are located on our beautiful rural campus in the heart of Taunton, Somerset – close to the nearby cities of Bristol, Bath and Exeter, or a 1 hour 40 minute train journey from London.

Where can I find out more?

Head to the International section of our website below for more information, or get in touch with our friendly Admissions team who will be more than happy to answer any questions you may have.

Email our Admissions team