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Highfield Priory is an Independent Preparatory School & Nursery located in Preston, Lancashire, providing award winning education for boys and girls from the age of 6 months to 11 years.

Highfield Priory School has consistently been voted the Number 1 Independent Prep. School in Lancashire by the Sunday Times and is currently ranked 22nd in the country. We are the only school in Lancashire to have held a top 30 position for 7 consecutive years.

In addition, Highfield Priory School has been awarded the top award given by the Independent Schools Association (ISA); National Winner for Academic Achievement & Excellence, 2017/18.

Our Nursery is rated Ofsted Outstanding and uniquely benefits from an Early Years Lead Practitioner (also a qualified teacher), an Early Years Professional and all staff are Paediatric First Aid trained and qualified to EYFS Level 3 and above.

We pride ourselves on the excellent standard of academic achievement, small class sizes, nurturing environment and extensive extra curricular activities that we offer which include public speaking, elocution and drama.
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Special Education Needs

Condition Provision for in school
ASD - Autistic Spectrum Disorder
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorders
CReSTeD registered for Dyslexia
English as an additional language (EAL)
Has an entry in the Autism Services Directory
Has SEN unit or class
HI - Hearing Impairment Y
Hospital School
Mental health
MLD - Moderate Learning Difficulty
MSI - Multi-Sensory Impairment
Natspec Specialist Colleges
OTH - Other Difficulty/Disability Y
Other SpLD - Specific Learning Difficulty
PD - Physical Disability
PMLD - Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulty
SEMH - Social, Emotional and Mental Health
SLCN - Speech, Language and Communication Y
SLD - Severe Learning Difficulty
Special facilities for Visually Impaired
SpLD - Specific Learning Difficulty
VI - Visual Impairment

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