Prep Facilities

Our state-of-the-art facilities mean that your child has the best chance of success in and outside the classroom. 

We pride ourselves on getting the most out of our specialist facilities and keeping up-to-date with advances in technology and communication. The Prep School’s facilities include:

  • Every classroom fitted with an interactive whiteboard and Apple TV
  • Class sets of iPads
  • Two touchscreen IT suites
  • Library with IT suite
  • Performing Arts centre including a specialist Music room and practice rooms, a Music Tech Suite, a Dance Studio and the large Centenary Hall
  • Sports Hall with indoor Cricket practice facility
  • 25m Swimming pool
  • Tennis and Netball courts
  • Extensive sports pitches for Rugby, Football, Cricket, Rounders and Athletics
  • Two full-size astro pitches (shared with the Senior School) for Hockey, Tennis and other sports
  • Specialist Design and Technology room
  • Specialist Art Studio
  • Three Science Labs
  • Cookery and Food Technology classroom 

We are fortunate to be surrounded by beautiful, natural open space with lots of specially designated outdoor areas for the pupils to enjoy.

Pupils towards the top of the Prep School spend increasingly more time using the Senior School facilities across the whole 56 acre campus. Examples include:

  • The Senior School Science laboratories
  • Senior School Design and Technology Rooms with 3D printers, Laser Cutters and Computer Aided Design software
  • The Photography room
  • The Music Recording Studio
  • The Squash Courts and Climbing Wall
  • The Fitness Suite
  • The Senior School sports hall, swimming pool outdoor sports facilities and performing arts centre

Providing great sustenance throughout the day for our children is hugely important to ensure they are healthy, focused and energised for their busy life at Taunton School and that is fulfilled by our fantastic catering team. Our highly qualified and experienced catering staff, prepare delicious home cooked meals for all tastes and dietary requirements. From a tasty choice of healthy and nutritious meal and snack options for breakfast, lunch and tea, to cooked and Continental breakfasts and a choice of cereals to start the day. Homemade treats and plenty of fresh, seasonal fruit is always available on a daily basis. There is no chance of going hungry.