The Priory Primary School (Friar Park) data

The Priory Primary School is located in Friar Park, Wednesbury and falls under the local authority of Sandwell. This mixed-sex primary school has 410 pupils, with a capacity of 450, aged from three up to eleven, and the type of establishment is community school. The school has 13 teachers with each teacher on average earning the full-time equivalent of £36,371. The most recend Ofsted inspection was 10th November 2021 resulting in an good rating.

The Priory Primary School contact details

AddressThe Priory Primary School
Dorsett Road
Friar Park
West Midlands
WS10 0JG
Head TeacherMr Phillip Butcher

About The Priory Primary School

Phase of EducationPrimary
Type of EstablishmentCommunity school
Admissions PolicyNot applicable
Statutory Low Age3
Statutory High Age11
BoardersNo boarders
Official Sixth FormDoes not have a sixth form
Religious CharacterDoes not apply
DioceseNot applicable
Special ClassesNot applicable


Census Date20th January 2022
School Capacity450
Number of Pupils41091% capacity
Number of Boys19748%
Number of Girls21352%
Free School Meals (%)49.20%

Where is The Priory Primary School?

Street AddressDorsett Road
LocalityFriar Park
CountyWest Midlands
PostcodeWS10 0JG
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The Priory Primary School on a map

The Priory Primary School map (WS10 0JG) - OS VectorMap District (Ordnance Survey)

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Ofsted Last Inspection10th November 2021
Ofsted RatingGood
Ofsted Special MeasuresNot applicable

Teachers at The Priory Primary School

Total Number of Teachers13
Total Number of Teachers (Full-Time Equivalent)12.3
Total Number of Teaching Assistants17
Total Number of Teaching Assistants (Full-Time Equivalent)13
Total Number of Non Classroom-based School Support Staff3
Total Number of Non Classroom-based School Support Staff (Full-Time Equivalent)3
Pupil:Teacher Ratio18.3
Mean Gross Full-Time Equivalent Salary of All Teachers£36,371

The Priory Primary School administrative data

Establishment NameThe Priory Primary School
Establishment Number2183
Unique Reference Number131212
Local AuthoritySandwell
Local Authority Code333
Previous Local Authority Code999
Government Statistical Service Local Authority CodeE08000028
Government Office RegionWest Midlands
District CodeE08000028
WardFriar Park
Parliamentary ConstituencyWest Bromwich East
Urban/Rural Description(England/Wales) Urban major conurbation
Middle Super Output AreaSandwell 004
Lower Super Output AreaSandwell 004D

The Priory Primary School history

Establishment StatusOpen
Last Changed Date11th July 2023
Reason Establishment OpenedNot applicable
Open Date1st September 1997
Reason Establishment ClosedNot applicable

Pupil Referral Unit

Teenage MothersNot applicable
Child Care FacilitiesNot applicable
Special Educational Needs (SEN) Provision in Primary Care UnitNot applicable
Pupil Referral Unit (PRU) Provides for Educational and Behavioural Difficulties (EBD)Not applicable
Pupil Referral Unit (PRU) Offers Tuition by Another ProviderNot applicable

Special Educational Needs

Section 41 ApprovedNot applicable


Trust flagNot applicable
School Sponsor flagNot applicable


Federation flagNot under a federation

Further Education/Higher Education

UK Provider Reference Number10075261
Further Education TypeNot applicable

The Priory Primary School geodata


Nearest schools to The Priory Primary School

SchoolPhase of EducationDistance
High Point Academy
Friar Park Road, Wednesbury, WS10 0JS
Not applicable526m
Hall Green Primary School
Westminster Road, West Bromwich, B71 2JQ
Tameside Primary Academy
Price Road, Wednesbury, WS10 0EZ
Sandwell Community School
Westminster Road, West Bromwich, B71 2JN
Not applicable906m
Wodensborough Ormiston Academy
Hydes Road, Wednesbury, WS10 0DR
Park Hill Primary School
Coronation Road, Wednesbury, WS10 0TJ
Pennyhill Primary School
Hollyhedge Road, Pennyhill Primary School, West Bromwich, B71 3BU
Elm Tree Primary Academy
Connor Road, West Bromwich, B71 3DJ
Not applicable1.3km
Mesty Croft Primary
St Luke's Road, Wednesbury, WS10 0QY
Moorlands Primary School
Winchester Road, West Bromwich, B71 2NZ