Welcome to Prior's Court

A specialist autism provision & non-profit making charity dedicated to bringing the highest level of expertise to support and improve life chances for people with severe autism.

Court Building side view

Specialist autism school: 5-19

Specialist approach, adapted curriculum & environment, highly trained staff, specialist facilities, onsite therapy team.

Prior's Court celebrate Ofsted result

Young adult provision: 19-25

A transitional step towards a more inclusive life, developing communication, social skills, vocational and independent living skills.

Prior's Court School students

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
Our Services
A specialist autism provision & non-profit making charity providing education & residential care to improve life chances for young people with autism aged 5-25, and sharing our expertise through training.

Our Approach
Our specially developed approach using autism best practice and world renowned TEACCH methodologies, along with our highly skilled staff enables our young people to reach their potential.

With an emphasis on meaningful & functional learning opportunities, young people are offered a personalised programme of learning which builds on individual strengths with achievable outcomes.

Take a look at some of the work done to celebrate religious & cultural events as part of our Spiritual, Moral, Social & Cultural (SMSC) curriculum.
Students prepare for Sports Day 2016
This year's Olympic theme will see students take part in a Treasure Trail as well as the usual sporting activity.
17 years of autism expertise
On the anniversary of our official opening, Dame Stephanie Shirley talks about the difference Prior's Court can make to families.
Intel volunteers spend a day working at Prior's Court
Volunteers helped out in our Countryside Learning Centre, building a bug house, painting, laying woodchip and more.
Young Adult Provision wins Agricultural Challenge
Young adults from the Cottages were delighted to win at the Newbury & District Agricultural Society challenge this year.