On Friday 28 September, just before the start of the Exeat weekend, over half the school community took part in the annual Inter-House Cross Country and Minor Sports Festival.
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.
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Last week our AEGON Team Tennis players competed in the Regional Finals having won their respective County divisions in the summer term. With over 100 schools entering this competition, it is an excellent achievement.
Dauntsey’s show-jumping team has won the National Schools’ Championship at the All England Showground at Hickstead, beating schools from across the country in an exciting jump-off.
It has been another brilliant season for our athletes.
The Girls' Cricket Club at Dauntsey's was started in 2014 by Art Teacher Sarah Rountree, who has been running the club since then.
On Sunday 29 April, 43 spirited competitors took part in the Dauntsey’s Triathlon competing in both individual and team events.
At the start of the Easter holidays, 17 of our footballers visited Eindhoven for an end of season tour, staying in the excellent Hotel Carlton de Brug in the suburb of Mierlo.
On 24 March, 37 Lower School pupils plus eight staff and family set out on the long journey to Pila in Northern Italy for a great week’s skiing.
This has been a busy week for Dauntsey’s Table Tennis, with plenty of action and success for our youngsters.
At a wet and windy Bournemouth this weekend, our U14A squad took on the best of the South West of England.
On Saturday 20 January, 23 Dauntsey’s runners represented Kennet in the County Schools Cross-Country Championships, held at Sheldon School over a wet and muddy course.
On Sunday 19 November, Dauntsey’s hosted an NSEA Inter-schools’ Show Jumping competition at the West Wiltshire Equestrian Centre.
The Dauntsey’s Sports Outreach Programme involves members of the Dauntsey’s sports staff travelling to primary schools in the community, providing regular, hourly timetabled sports coaching sessions to over 300 children. This term’s hockey coaching culminated in the Primary Schools' Mini-Hockey Festival on Saturday 18 November.
On Sunday 5 November the U14 netball team travelled to Swindon to take part in the County Tournament. The tournament comprised of a round robin competition with the Runners-up and Winners going through to represent the South West in the Regional Round in January.
Many congratulations to Upper Sixth pupil, Polly Maton who stepped up on to the podium in July at the World Para Athletics Championships in London to receive her Silver Medal.
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