King’s College, UK is an international, co-educational school set in Taunton, the bustling county capital of Somerset in the south-west of England. The school’s history can be traced back as far as 1522. The current campus was established in 1880 to educate 750 boarding and day pupils from the ages of 2 to 18. King’s College, UK provides for 13 to 18-year-olds on an 80-acre site, whilst its junior school – called King’s Hall School, ‘The Prep’ – educates 2 to 13-year-olds on a separate 50-acre site 10 minutes away.
The College prides itself on being an outstanding school with a busy and purposeful community. Pupils enjoy a challenging, holistic education in a progressive and stimulating environment. They benefit from first-class teaching facilities as well as from outstanding facilities for sports, music, arts and outdoor education. Pupils emerge from King’s as well-qualified students able to progress through to the best British universities to become well-rounded, balanced individuals.
“King’s UK is very excited about its extension school in Doha. For one hundred and thirty-nine years, King’s has been nurturing young people on its beautiful campus in the south-west of England. We are proud of the chance to work in Qatar to create the equally inspiring King’s College Doha and contribute towards Qatar’s 2030 vision.”