Mental Health Awareness Week takes place this year from 9th May to 15th May The theme for 2022 is LONELINESS and how the experience of feeling lonely has an effect on our mental health and how we can play a part in reducing loneliness in our […]
WELCOME TO ST JOSEPH’S PRIMARY SCHOOL
On behalf of the children, staff and governors, I would like to welcome you to St Joseph's Catholic Primary School. We are a vibrant, hardworking and friendly learning community which seeks to provide a high quality and inclusive education for each and every one of our amazing children. As a school community, we aim every day to follow our school mission statement - "Act justly, Love tenderly and Walk humbly with our God."
Our dedicated and passionate staff team works hard to provide a safe and stimulating environment where our children can feel secure and excited about learning. Our aim is to nurture the uniqueness of every child and respond to their individual strengths and needs. We aim to equip our children with the tools for future learning and the confidence to follow their dreams.
I am a very proud Headteacher of St Joseph's and welcome you into our school community. If you would like to see our wonderful school, please get in touch, and we would love to show you around.
Mr Paul Craig Headteacher
An update on our Secret Garden Project Secret Garden Project
Egg-celent contributions from our school community today! The Easter eggs were all cracking! Well done to our winners, but thank you to everyone who entered. There may be a special surprise for all on Friday!
Thank you so much to these wonderful children and families for their non fiction book donations for our library. Remember, if you would like to donate a book, head to our Amazon wishlist at https://www.amazon.co.uk/hz/wishlist/ls/2U4EE8FK1Z2FT?ref_=wl_share
World Book Day takes place this Thursday. We have attached the letter that was shared before half term as a reminder. Thank you so much to Elijah and his family for donating so many non-fiction books for our library. They have been donated in memory of his Grandma Bass. Thank you so much again. If […]
Well done to Luke & Melissa who (after a Steward’s enquiry) were joint winners of the first St Joseph’s Times Table Bee. If you would like to watch the competition, it is available on our Youtube channel. https://youtu.be/6V66212velc
Our full ‘Sportivator’ video is now available. https://youtu.be/8UKmuXbVjZw A marvellous £2823.50 has been raised by our wonderful community. Thank you so much!
Our ‘Sportivator’ Day started with our Nursery joining in with lots of exercise and activities this morning. Lucy & Chris then joined us and led extremely tiring activities for all the pupils from Year 6 down to our afternoon Nursery. The day ended with Lucy sharing her achievements with the pupils, showing how hard work […]
The theme of this year’s Children’s Mental Health Week is Growing Together. Growing Together is about growing emotionally and finding ways to help each other grow. Challenges and setbacks can help us to grow and adapt and trying new things and help us to move beyond our comfort zone into a new realm of […]
Our Winter Book Trail is officially over, and all QR codes have been collected in. For those who didn’t complete it, the final coded message was ‘MERRY CHRISTMAS EVERYONE’ If you would still like to access our Christmas stories, they are available in our Virtual Library – link If you would simply like to access […]
WHY CHOOSE US
"At St Joseph’s there is a strong commitment and dedication towards the pupils in the school and the wider community we serve. We are passionate in our determination to provide the very best learning experiences for all our pupils. Our aim is to enable them to become well-rounded individuals who are equipped with the skills they need to be successful."
"Pupils’ behaviour is excellent and contributes to the calm and orderly atmosphere in school. Pupils in all year groups demonstrate excellent attitudes to their leaning and exemplary manners."
"St Joseph’s is an outstanding Catholic school. It is a warm and welcoming community where everyone feels valued and accepted."
"We are passionate about creating a curriculum with our children’s interests at the heart and where every child can achieve"
"Everyone is friends and takes care of each other. We are practically one big family"
"A lovely school that has done everything to help and support my child…I would advise anyone to send their children there"