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

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

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
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

Season's Greetings from all at Prior's Court. Click here to watch our Christmas video message from some of the young people for 2014.
A spectacular event raises £112,000 for Outdoor Play
Prior’s Court’s fundraising team were delighted to reach their target for outdoor play equipment raising most of the money through the generosity of guests at a very special event.
School celebrates Ofsted results
Ofsted inspectors have judged Prior’s Court to provide outstanding quality of care and outcomes for children and young people and awarded a good overall in its Ofsted Care report.
15th anniversary celebrations
The grounds at Prior’s Court were filled when past and present staff, students and families came together to celebrate fifteen years since the school first opened its gates.
A fond farewell as seven students graduate from Prior's Court School
Seven students were joined by families and staff to celebrate their graduation from Prior’s Court School on 25th July.
Reading Half Marathon – 22/03/2015

We are looking for runners in this event to get sponsored for Prior’s Court and support young people with autism.

Spinnaker Tower Abseil – 06/06/2015

We are looking for some thrill seekers to take part in an abseil down the Spinnaker Tower to raise funds for Prior’s Court.

Spinnaker Tower Abseil – 20/06/2015

We are looking for some thrill seekers to take part in an abseil down the Spinnaker Tower to raise funds for Prior’s Court.