Middle Schools in Central Bedfordshire

Priory Academy - Dunstable

Type of school: Secondary
Name of school: Priory Academy (link opens in new window)
Address: Priory Academy, Britain Road, Dunstable, Bedfordshire, LU5 4JA
Email: adminoffice@prioryacademy.co.uk
Telephone: 01582 661158
Fax: 01582 472359
Age range: 9 to 16
Head Teacher: Mrs M Smith


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Published admission number (places available): 110

Designated measuring point: Middle entrance gate in Britain Street

Oversubscription criteria:

  • all 'looked after' children or children that were previously 'looked after'
  • children with siblings at the school
  • children of members of staff (see below)
  • children currently attending Dunstable Icknield Lower School, Studham CofE Lower School or Watling Lower School
  • any other children who live nearest to the school determined by straight line distance from the school site to the child’s home address

Staff definition

This applies to permanent, full or part-time, staff who have been employed at the academy for two or more years at the time of application and/or staff recruited to fill a vacant post where there was a demonstrable skill shortage. The relationship to the child is defined as by blood or adoption or with legal parental responsibility and living with the child in the same house Monday – Friday.

Allocation statistics for 2018 (entry to year 5)
Published admission number (PAN)
Places offered
Last place offered
At the time of the initial allocation in April 2018, the last place offered was to a child in criterion 'distance' who lived at a distance of 293.21 metres.

In-year admissions, September 2018 to July 2019

Admission number per year group: years 5 to 6 - 120, years 7 to 11 - 84

Oversubscription criteria: as above

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