Building a future for people with autism

Dedicated to bringing the highest level of expertise to support and improve life chances for people with autism.

Court Building side view

Specialist autism provision

Developing communication, vocational and independent living skills. Supporting people with autism, learning difficulties, complex needs and challenging behaviour.

Prior's Court School students

Specialist autism provision

Specialist approach, highly trained staff, adapted and structured environment, onsite therapy team.

Prior's Court celebrate Ofsted result

Welcome to Prior's Court

Prior's Court is committed to building a future for children and young people with autism.

entrance gate

Celebrating 15 years of autism expertise

Celebrating 15 years of specialist provision for young people with autism thanks to the generosity of Founding Patron Dame Stephanie Shirley.

15th anniversary

A non-profit making charity

Prior's Court is a non-profit making charity which supports an independent special school and young adult provision for people with autism and complex needs.

Prior's Court student and staff - art in the playground

Raising funds

To provide specialist facilities, equipment and activities for our young people. Thank you to everyone who supports us.

Student in the multi-sensory room

Specialist autism provision

Supporting people with autism, learning difficulties, complex needs and challenging behaviour. Developing communication, vocational and independent living skills.

Two students PECS communication
Specialist school<br/>5 - 19
An independent, specialist school for pupils from 5 - 19 years with autism, moderate to severe learning difficulties and complex needs

Young adult<br/>19 - 25
Providing a supportive living and learning environment to develop essential life and vocational skills for young adults aged 19 - 25 years with autism

Autism training<br/>& conferences
Specialist training and consultancy for all working in autism, with conferences and courses led by experienced practitioners and experts

Our next recruitment open days are on 22nd and 23rd January, here at Prior's Court School. Come along to find out what it's like to work for us and how you can make a difference to young people severely affected by autism.
Prior's Court students grow seeds from space!
We're one of 10,000 schools to receive seeds from space to grow alongside seeds that haven't been to space as part of project Rocket Science.
Prior's Court Charity Ball raises £48k
An evening of entertainment & fundraising to support our "Prior's Court of tomorrow" plans, helping to change the lives of our young people with autism
Occupational Therapy week 2015
Prior's Court OT team organised a week of learning as part of the international week to promote the role of Occupational Therapy.
Prior's Court Training complete another 5 day TEACCH course
Staff and external delegates come to Prior's Court to learn about our specialist approach with TEACCH professionals.