Gifted and Talented Students

At Richard Taunton we have dedicated Academies for gifted and talented students, musicians and sportspeople.

Sixth Form Academy

Our Sixth Form Academy is the choice for students with high GCSE grades, developed to meet the needs of high achieving students who aspire to study at the most selective universities.


School of Music

We provide specialist support for talented musicians in our School of Music and give students the opportunity to perform at the highest level, in as wide a range of music as possible.

Sports Academy

For high-performing sportspeople, our Sports Academy Scheme offers fantastic opportunities to work with specialist coaches, complete additional qualifications and apply for scholarship opportunities at the top universities.