House System

The Priory School’s House System encourages and fosters teamwork, participation and sportsmanship in all areas of school life. The sense of community within each of the houses encourages a feeling of identity and belonging.

All students are allocated to one of four houses





Inter House Virtual Cross Country Competition

The whole school House competition this half term is our virtual Cross Country competition.

This is an individual event and all runners will earn a house token to go towards their team’s house points.

On top of the house tokens for participating, the top 4 students in each year group will earn the following house points for their house:

1st Place = 40 Housepoints

2nd Place = 30 Housepoints

3rd Place = 20 Housepoints

4th Place = 10 Housepoints

The distance you need to run is as follows:

Year GroupBoysGirls

To submit your time you need to take a screenshot of the distance run and time taken from a running app and email to

Remember to stay safe whilst doing this activity. If you are running outside on the street make sure you are following social distancing rules. You can also run with a parent or sibling.

Deadline for entry is 19th February. You can submit as many entries as you like and your best time will be counted.

Recent Changes

New logo for Westminster

New Head of Guildford: Mr Rayner

House Week

House competitions throughout the school day.

House Tokens

Updated Points System

Every House point you receive in lesson will also be counted towards your house teams points.

House Captains

Every year group requires a house captain, one female and one male.

You will be responsible for the following…..

Making sure your house has a team entered in all competitions

Responsible for team selection (remember a complete team = house points)

Reminding students in your year what house competitions are coming up


Benefits of being a House Captain

The prestigious House Captain badge

Queue jump in canteen and Take 5 at all times

How to apply

All students have been sent an email with a google form application.

House T-shirts

House T-shirts cost £8 and are available via Scopay. they can be worn during PE lesons, sports days and inter-house events.

Attendance Competition

Every half term the house with the best average attendance will also receive 40 House points.

New this year – every student whose attendance is 96% or higher will be entered into a raffle for a £5 Amazon voucher.

Attendance figures for last half term:

Canterbury – 93.61%

Coventry – 92.23%

Guildford – 94.48%

Westminster – 94.16%

Current House Points Totals