On Sunday, 9 September, twelve members of the Climbing Club headed to the South Coast for a taste of climbing above the sea.
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.
We have assembled a fascinating array of speakers for our 2018/2019 lecture series, covering topics ranging from adventure, history, space flight, journalism and sport.
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?
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.
Essential School information for parents can be found here.
Please do come and see Dauntsey's for yourself; we will be delighted to welcome you.
This summer, Jolie Brise our world famous pilot cutter competed in the 2018 Tall Ships Races. Four fantastic cities and two challenging races across the North Sea made these races a spectacular event.
A group of ten Sixth Formers have enjoyed sunny Thursday afternoons this term rowing from Bradford-on-Avon Boathouse.
Last weekend, sixteen Lower Sixth pupils took part in the annual Brecons Challenge, an adventure race for teams of two in which the pupils run over three mountains, cycle through the forests and kayak along the canal, ending in Brecon.
On 11 June 2018, the entire Third Form departed for Aberdovey in Wales for the Moonrakers Camp.
At the end of the half-term break, 23 pupils from the Fourth Form undertook the School’s Trek to the Stones expedition.
Pupil summary reports from days 6 and 7 in Sweden.
Pupils summary reports from days 3 - 5 in Sweden
Twelve of our Second Form pupils are currently in the North of Sweden having an 'Arctic Adventure' of a lifetime. Pupils are writing reports each day, and days one and two are below.
This past Sunday, fourteen of our Devizes to Westminster paddlers took part in the first Waterside race of the year, from Great Bedwyn to Newbury.
The annual Dauntsey’s School Parents’ Association (DSPA) Travel Scholarship has been awarded to Josh Evans and Annabel Crichard who intend to explore Sri Lanka’s sights, assist at a Children’s project and cycle through the Knuckle Mountains. They have been awarded £1,000 to go towards the costs
A new generation of Dauntsey’s pupils have been welcomed on board for their first taste of the sailing life.
On Monday 2 October, all of the First Form headed to Brenscombe Outdoor Centre, near Corfe Castle in Dorset for 24 hours of adventure!
This summer, Jolie Brise our world famous pilot cutter competed in the International Rendez-vous 2017 Tall Ships Regatta – a 10,000 nautical mile transatlantic race.
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.
We hope you enjoy our collection of short films which are intended to demonstrate the energy and spirit of Dauntsey's ...
Our world famous, gaff-rigged pilot cutter