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Dauntsey's
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Dauntsey's
Devizes
865 pupils, ages 11-18
Mixed
Day and Boarding

Dauntsey's

Dauntsey’s is a warm and welcoming centre of learning and adventure. Pupils are taught to be courageous but humble, an ethos to be cherished in a world full of competition and entitlement; they are lucky to be here and, refreshingly, they know it. Set in over 150 acres, Dauntsey’s occupies an enviable position in the stunning Vale of Pewsey, five miles south of Devizes. Access by road is straightforward, with Bath, Salisbury and Swindon all within 40 minutes ...
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  • Dauntsey’s Sixth Former Enjoys Winning Summer of Athletics

    It has been a fantastic summer of athletics for Dauntsey’s Sixth Former Ophelia (Phe Phe) Pye. At the start of the holidays, she was selected for the Great Britain & Northern Ireland Under 18 athletics team, to compete in the European Championships in Jerusalem.
    Dauntsey’s Sixth Former Enjoys Winning Summer of Athletics
  • See Dauntsey's in our Senior Boarding Schools Guide.

    See Dauntsey's in our Senior Boarding Schools Guide.
  • Dauntsey’s School Announces Impressive Line-Up for 2022-23 Lecture Series

    Dauntsey’s School Announces Impressive Line-Up for 2022-23 Lecture Series
  • Dauntsey’s Students Tackle Brecons Challenge

    Dauntsey’s Students Tackle Brecons Challenge
  • Post GCSE Courses for Dauntsey’s Pupils

    Pupils from Dauntsey’s, who have now completed their GCSEs, are being kept busy with a range of non-curriculum courses thanks to the school’s extensive post-GCSE activity programme.
    Post GCSE Courses for Dauntsey’s Pupils
  • Dauntsey’s Third Formers Complete Week-Long Adventure

    Dauntsey’s Third Formers have completed a week of adventure and personal development at the Aberdovey Centre in Wales, in the culmination of their annual Moonrakers programme.
    Dauntsey’s Third Formers Complete Week-Long Adventure
  • Dauntsey’s Pupils Perform for MIND

    A total of twenty two musical acts took to the stage at Dauntsey’s ‘Live at the Pav’.
    Dauntsey’s Pupils Perform for MIND
  • Dauntsey’s Celebrates Tenth Anniversary of Manor Marathon

    Dauntsey’s Celebrates Tenth Anniversary of Manor Marathon
  • Dauntsey's Students Supporting Ukraine with a Non-Uniform Day

    Dauntsey's Students Supporting Ukraine with a Non-Uniform Day
  • Dauntsey’s Paddlers Complete the DW – the ‘Canoeists’ Everest’

    A total of three former pupils and eighteen Lower Sixth students from Dauntsey’s completed the Devizes to Westminster (‘DW’) canoe race over the Easter weekend.
    Dauntsey’s Paddlers Complete the DW – the ‘Canoeists’ Everest’
  • Dauntsey’s Pupils Raise Funds for School Charity in Annual 24-hour Runathon

    A team of 62 Sixth Formers and seven staff from Dauntsey’s has completed a 24-hour Runathon to raise money for the school’s chosen charity for 2022, the mental health charity, MIND.
    Dauntsey’s Pupils Raise Funds for School Charity in Annual 24-hour Runathon
  • Dauntsey’s Sixth Formers Put Leadership Skills to the Test

    A group of Lower Sixth students from Dauntsey’s have taken part in a High Pressure Leadership Day, as part of the school’s Leadership, Sport and Adventure (LSA) programme. The challenge was to design, purchase the materials and construct a boat from scratch, and then race it across a course.
    Dauntsey’s Sixth Formers Put Leadership Skills to the Test
  • Dauntsey’s Stages Jekyll and Hyde in New Production

    A cast of 15, supported by an assistant director and seven technicians, all from the Fifth and Sixth Forms at Dauntsey’s, have staged a daring new production of ‘Jekyll & Hyde’.
    Dauntsey’s Stages Jekyll and Hyde in New Production
  • Dauntsey’s Unveils Jolie Brise Summer Schedule for 2022

    Dauntsey’s Unveils Jolie Brise Summer Schedule for 2022

Essentials

Address
High Street, West Lavington, Devizes, Wiltshire SN10 4HE

Contact
info@dauntseys.org
01380 814500

Website
dauntseys.org

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Term Dates


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Open Morning
08 October 2022
Open Morning
06 May 2023


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