Taunton School

Taunton Prep School appoints new Headmaster

13th February 2024

Ed Burnett, Senior Deputy Head at Taunton School, has been appointed Headmaster of Taunton Prep School. Mr Burnett joined Taunton School in 2015. As Deputy Head Pastoral and Designated Safeguarding…

Taunton Prep School Singers make it to finals of national choral competition

24th January 2024

The TPS Singers are to pitch their voices against choirs from 21 other schools in a bid to clinch the national title of Barnardo’s Choir of the Year.   In…

Taunton School renews cricketing sponsorship deal for former student Tom Abell

24th January 2024

Somerset County Cricket Team’s Tom Abell is to receive official player sponsorship from Taunton School for the second year running. Tom – a student at Taunton School between 1996 and…

Taunton School students join professional actors on stage in Christmas production at The Brewhouse

15th December 2023

Three Taunton School students performed in a new version of Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol at The Brewhouse arts centre. Brothers Zachary and Barnaby Roberts, aged 14 and 11, along…

Taunton Music Scholar Anthony Knight meets Princess of Wales at Royal Carol Service

13th December 2023

Violinist Anthony Knight, 17, was chosen to represent Taunton School at this year’s Westminster Abbey carol service in recognition of his extraordinary fund-raising concerts to help children in conflict zones…

Taunton School named as one of the UK’s best schools for cricket by world’s leading cricketing magazine

29th November 2023

Taunton Senior School features in the top 100 and Taunton Prep in the top 50 of The Cricketer’s Schools Guide 2024. Taunton is one of only a handful of schools…

Award-winning Taunton School violinist performs with BBC Symphony Orchestra

14th November 2023

Music scholar Anthony Knight, 17, was chosen to play with the world-famous orchestra at the BBC’s Maida Vale studios in London. The event was organised by Awards for Young Musicians,…

Taunton School appoints female Director of Hockey to complete quartet of top women sports leaders.

1st November 2023

Taunton School appoints female Director of Hockey to complete quartet of top women sports leaders Four women now hold key sports management roles at Taunton School for the first time…

Taunton School sponsors Christmas production at town’s leading theatre and arts centre

11th October 2023

Taunton Brewhouse is partnering with Taunton School to stage a brand new adaptation of the Charles Dickens’ classic, A Christmas Carol, featuring a professional cast of actor-musicians and a youth…

Taunton School students exceed world average in IB Diploma results

10th July 2023

Twenty-six students from leading independent school Taunton School in Somerset have achieved strong results in the International Baccalaureate. The school is celebrating an average of 31.9 points, exceeding the global…