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An Independent Prep Day and Boarding School in Somerset

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Welcome to King's Hall School

Welcome to the King's Hall School website. We hope you enjoy this snapshot of life in our friendly school. King's Hall is an independent co-educational boarding and day prep school in Taunton, Somerset with over 300 pupils aged 2-13 years. Part of King’s Schools, Taunton, along with our senior school, King's College, we provide inspirational teaching, superb facilities, and our nurturing of individual potential combines to create an environment in which young people achieve great things.

A Welcome from the Headmaster

A Welcome from the Headmaster

"On my first visit to King’s Hall I was struck by the tangible warmth and friendliness of children, staff and parents. The school hums with life and laughter as the children and teachers apply themselves with great energy to create a wonderful environment for learning. Children benefit from a genuinely rounded education where each individual is encouraged to fulfil their own potential, not only academically but also to take advantage of the plentiful opportunities presented to them in areas such as music, sport, drama and art."

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Joining at Nursery

Joining at Nursery

Children can join King's Hall from the age of 2. This is a small and friendly setting in which every child benefits from our rural location and extensive grounds. The curriculum is tailored to meet the needs of each individual child, with the benefit of small class sizes and inspirational teachers.

Joining Nursery & Pre-Prep
Joining at Reception

Joining at Reception

Many children join us in Reception to continue the next stages of their development. It can be a little daunting moving up to new class, which is why we like to make this feel as easy as possible and start to introduce children to their new teachers and routine during the Summer Term.

Joining Reception
Joining King's at Age 11

Joining King's at Age 11

We have an intake at age 11, when many children are considering a move to senior school. Pupils joining at 11 begin in the more intimate atmosphere of King’s Hall, where they find their feet, before moving at 13 to our senior school, King’s College.

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Latest News

  • Virtual Prize Giving Rounds off the Summer Term
    Virtual Prize Giving Rounds off the Summer Term
    Tuesday, July 7, 2020

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  • Pupils Enjoy Online Fixture with Sister School
    Pupils Enjoy Online Fixture with Sister School
    Friday, July 3, 2020

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  • Year 8 Virtual Fair
    Year 8 Virtual Fair
    Wednesday, July 1, 2020

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  • The Great King's Hall Book Cover Challenge
    The Great King's Hall Book Cover Challenge
    Tuesday, June 16, 2020

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  • ​Author J.K. Rowling Praises Lizzy’s Ickabog Illustration
    ​Author J.K. Rowling Praises Lizzy’s Ickabog Illustration
    Tuesday, June 9, 2020

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  • Mr Neale Celebrates First Year as Head Groundsman
    Mr Neale Celebrates First Year as Head Groundsman
    Friday, June 5, 2020

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  • ​Proud Theo Earns His First Blue Peter Badge
    ​Proud Theo Earns His First Blue Peter Badge
    Tuesday, June 2, 2020

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  • ​Pupils Praised for Fundraising Efforts
    ​Pupils Praised for Fundraising Efforts
    Monday, June 1, 2020

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  • Isabella Masters Lockdown Baking
    Isabella Masters Lockdown Baking
    Wednesday, May 27, 2020

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  • ​EAL Pupils Create Ultimate Guide to Boarding School
    ​EAL Pupils Create Ultimate Guide to Boarding School
    Tuesday, May 12, 2020

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Open Days

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Virtual Open Day

We are delighted to announce that, in light of the current situation, we have decided to hold a Virtual Open Day. The idea is to enable you to 'experience' King's from the comfort of your own homes, and to get a feel, albeit remotely, of what we have to offer. If you would like to 'attend', please do click the button below, or visit: http://www.kingshalltaunton.co.uk/vod/registration

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