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Head Master’s Welcome

At Dauntsey’s, our ultimate priority is the happiness and fulfilment of everyone in our community. We want the pupils to do better here than they would anywhere else and, in our experience, when pupils are happy, success follows.

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Joining Dauntsey’s

Entry to Dauntsey's is normally at age 11, 13, or 16, although pupils may be accepted into other year groups if space is available. Please contact the Admissions Team to discuss this further. 



Sixth Form

Meet the
Dauntsey’s Family

Friendship is at the heart of the special atmosphere at Dauntsey’s – friendship between pupils, between staff, and between pupils and staff. Relationships are relaxed and informal but also based on mutual respect.

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Meet Nicole

Nicole is a boarder in Upper Sixth and is both a prefect and 'Head Listener'.

Meet Henry

Henry West is now an award-winning filmmaker and photographer, having left Dauntsey's in 2012.

Meet Kerry

Kerry Vaughan is our Director of Music (Instrumental and Performance), as well as being a Tutor at Jeanne House.

Meet Will

Will Walker is Head of Middle School and responsible for all aspects of the day-to-day running of Fourth and Fifth Forms. 

Film Library

We hope you enjoy our collection of short films which are intended to demonstrate the energy and spirit of Dauntsey's.

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A Day in the Life of the Lower School
Life in the Sixth Form
Dauntsey's Virtual Tour
Life at the Manor

Dauntsey’s News


Jolie Brise

Our world famous, gaff-rigged pilot cutter

Jolie Brise, arguably one of the most famous tall ships in the world, has been sailed and maintained by pupils from Dauntsey's School for 38 years.

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