School closures: we have not been informed of any emergency closures in Reading. Please check schools' websites for the most up-to-date information.

Secondary schools in Reading

These are all the state-funded schools in the secondary phase (year 7 and above) within Reading Borough.

Blessed Hugh Faringdon Catholic School and Sixth Form Centre - voluntary-aided school

Highdown School and Sixth Form Centre - academy school

John Madejski Academy - academy school

Kendrick School - academy school

Maiden Erlegh in Reading - free school

Prospect School - academy school

Reading Girls' School - academy school

Reading School - academy school

UTC Reading - free school (ages 14 to 19)

The Wren School - free school

Special schools and resource bases

SchoolDescriptionContact
The Avenue Special SchoolAll age special school for children with complex needs, including autism.0118 937 5554
Phoenix CollegeSecondary special school for pupils with behavioural, emotional and social difficulties.0118 937 5524
Blessed Hugh Faringdon SchoolSecondary mainstream school with a resource for pupils with an autistic spectrum condition.0118 957 4730
Highdown SchoolSecondary mainstream school with a resource for pupils with a visual impairment.0118 937 5800
Prospect SchoolSecondary mainstream school resource for pupils with moderate learning difficulties.0118 959 0466
Thames Valley SchoolAll age special school for children with a diagnosis of autism0118 942 4750 

Further information on educational support available for children with special educational needs and disabilities

You can search the educational and support services available including the schools' SEN Information Reports on SEND Local Offer Reading Services Guide.

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