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Dauntsey's Devizes, Wiltshire Visit
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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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School Updates

  • Dauntsey's Crew in training for the DW - the "Canoeists' Everest"

  • Dauntsey’s returns to live performance with hit musical Legally Blonde

    A cast of 130 Dauntsey’s pupils, supported by a large backstage crew and full orchestra, has delighted sell-out audiences with a fantastic and uplifting production of Legally Blonde The Musical, adapted from the hit 2001 comedy film.
  • Dauntsey’s School Parents’ Association Awards Travel Scholarships

    Dauntsey’s School Parents’ Association (DSPA) has awarded its annual Travel Scholarship to Sixth Formers Tom and Jonty, who plan to bike pack across South America and investigate how climate change is impacting those living there.
  • Dauntsey’s trials for the Devizes to Westminster Canoe Race - the “Canoeists’ Everest”

  • Dauntsey’s Welcomes China Expert Carrie Gracie to Lecture Programme

    Dauntsey’s has recently welcomed Carrie Grace, former China Editor for the BBC, to the School for its third Mercers’ Lecture of term.
  • Dauntsey’s Drama Students Inspired by Black Lives Matter

  • Dauntsey's Selects Charity for 2021

    Dauntsey’s has selected MIND as its chosen charity for this academic year. The School community votes annually to adopt a charity and, over the past twelve years, has raised more than £240,000 for a variety of good causes.
  • Physics on Board Dauntsey’s Jolie Brise

  • John Bird MBE Delivers Thought-Provoking Lecture at Dauntsey’s

  • EPQ Success Continues at Dauntsey’s

    Students and staff at Dauntsey’s celebrated another superb set of Extended Project Qualification (EPQ) results this year with 33% gaining an A* grade and 95% receiving A*- B grades. A total of 40 students submitted an EPQ.
  • Dauntsey’s Jolie Brise wins the ASTO Small Ships Race

  • Adventurer and TV Presenter Simon Reeve Launches Dauntsey’s Lecture Series

  • Clubs Take Off at Dauntsey’s

    From Computing to Cookery, Bee Keeping to Badminton, Rookie Lifeguarding to Rock Band, Dauntsey’s extensive programme of clubs and activities is in full swing this term.
  • Dauntsey’s School Announces 2021/22 Line-Up for Lecture Series

    Dauntsey’s has announced an impressive line-up of speakers for the 2021/22 programme of its renowned Lecture series, which returns after an absence last year.
  • Dauntsey’s holds Celebration Week of Performance and Art

    During the last week of term, Dauntsey’s enjoyed, once again, opening its doors to families and enjoy a series of inspirational performances in Drama, Dance and Music as well as a stunning Art Exhibition.
  • Dauntsey’s Debuts Black Swan Dance Production

  • Dauntsey’s Students Tackle Brecons Challenge

    Two Lower Sixth students, Charlie and Tom, have won Dauntsey’s own adventure race, the Brecons Challenge, recording a time of three hours, 29 minutes and 21 seconds.
  • Dauntsey’s Adventures (Almost) Back on Track

  • Dauntsey’s Focuses on Wellbeing

    Last week marked Wellbeing Week at Dauntsey’s. World Wellbeing Week is a yearly campaign run by Wellbeing World and aims to raise awareness of wellbeing and explain why it matters.
  • Life skills for pupils post-GCSE at Dauntsey’s

    Pupils from Dauntsey’s, who have now completed their GCSEs, have been kept busy with a range of non-curriculum courses, thanks to the School’s extensive post-GCSE programme.

Essentials

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

Contact
info@dauntseys.org
01380 814500

Website
dauntseys.org

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07 May 2022


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