“Our aim is to engender wonder, excitement, and an enthusiasm for learning, underpinned by the living community and the pastoral care within which our pupils feel safe, happy, loved and valued.”
King’s Hall School is an independent, co-educational boarding and day prep school for children aged 2 to 13, offering places to boarders from the age of 8. We have small class sizes, plenty of co-curricular activities, nationally successful sport, dynamic drama, vibrant music and exciting art. We aim to give a first-class service to parents by ensuring that pastoral care, teaching, and games and leisure facilities are maintained at a very high standard.
Why choose King's Schools?
King’s Hall School and King’s College are exceptionally happy, thriving, boarding and day schools situated in the heart of Somerset. Providing quality education for 2 to 18 year olds, both schools are members of the respected Woodard Corporation and are situated in Taunton.
We follow a traditional curriculum which is taught by teachers chosen for their deep knowledge and infectious enthusiasm. Our ultimate aim is to engender wonder, excitement, and an enthusiasm for learning, underpinned by the living community and the pastoral care within which our pupils feel safe, happy, loved and valued.
Boarding and Opportunities
The Boarding House at King's Hall offers a warm and friendly home-from-home environment, complete with house pooch, Snoops! There is a strong family ethos within the school community, which ensures that our full-time boarders are fully supported throughout their time with us.
As with all Woodard Schools, great emphasis is also placed on developing the individual: kindness, consideration, courtesy and respect for one another are fundamental to the ethos of the schools. We aim to identify the natural ability in every child, developing special, well-balanced, confident people through activities such as sport and the performing arts.
The Local Area
Taunton is Somerset’s county town and is steeped in history. Situated in close proximity to our beautiful coastline, it is the gateway to the South West of England and is a busy yet safe market town with an excellent reputation for outstanding education.
Taunton is home to excellent sporting facilities, and also makes an ideal base for exploring the nearby Blackdown Hills. With Bath, Bristol and Exeter on its doorstep, Taunton is situated in a great location and has excellent transport links to London and other major cities in the UK.