Head Master's Welcome

I hope our website gives you a sense of what it’s like to be at Dauntsey’s and whether your son or daughter would be happy here.

Our Community

Parents and pupils often remark on the warm and welcoming atmosphere at Dauntsey’s; but what is the secret of Dauntsey's positive and distinctive spirit?

Virtual and Film Tours

Explore Dauntsey's on our 360-degree virtual tour, and through various films. Discover our outstanding facilities amidst glorious surroundings.


The Spirit of Dauntsey's

We hope that our website portrays the warmth, energy and spirit of our community. It should give you a flavour of Dauntsey's and a sense of the pride we have in the achievements of our pupils.


Visit Us


Booking is now open for our Open Day on Saturday, 9th October 2021.  We are also delighted to be able to offer Small Group Tours and Individual Visits, although spaces for these are limited.




Parents' Area

Essential School information for parents can be found here.

Latest News

This week marks Wellbeing Week across the School.  World Wellbeing Week is a yearly campaign run by Wellbeing World and aims to raise awareness of wellbeing and explain why it matters.  Developing a good wellbeing is important for everyone as it means we are happy and fulfilled.  Thinking about how we maintain good mental health from an early age is so important for us all.

Read More about Wellbeing Week

This summer marks the fiftieth anniversary of Moonrakers!  Over the past fifty years the club has gone from strength-to-strength, giving all Third Formers the opportunity to undertake new adventures and experience the outdoors in a way that otherwise may not have been possible. As this year's Moonrakers head off on their camp at the end of June, they will no doubt take a moment to celebrate this milestone.  

Read More about Fifty Years of Moonrakers!


Sam Moore, Head of Adventure Education

Adventure is an important strand of an education at Dauntsey’s - trying new activities, pushing your boundaries and working together to meet every challenge. The effect can be transformative.

Film Library

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

The Jolie Brise

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

Our world famous, gaff-rigged pilot cutter