Prior Park Schools is a family of Christian schools based in Bath and Gibraltar. Together, the Schools offer education for pupils aged between 3 and 18. Since the establishment of Prior Park College in 1830, the family has grown, with The Paragon School joining in 2006, and Prior Park School Gibraltar being opened by Prior Park Schools in 2016.
The Schools’ Mission is to steward a thriving family of communities with love for the young people they serve at their heart. These vibrant communities cultivate creativity, foster integrity, and transform lives.
Across three sites, the Schools educate over 1100 young people of all faiths and none. The values underpinning the Mission and the Schools’ educational offerings are Curiosity, Generosity, and Courage. The Schools believe that quality education changes lives and that outstanding schools are engines for transforming society.
The Schools provide excellent teaching, equipping students to leave for a variety of exciting destinations. The success of what the Schools do in the classroom is intertwined with their co-curricular offerings. The young people undertake a wide variety of activities, which, in addition to being fun, challenge them to persevere to succeed. They work together imaginatively and courageously to hone the skills they need to make their way in the world.
The Schools have long been renowned for the quality of their pastoral care which enables young people to feel safe and secure to challenge themselves, to learn who they want to be, and to discover the difference they want to make.