It is Children’s Mental Health Week next week. Please see attached info from Mrs Arthur. mental health 2024
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
Dear parents and carers. I am delighted to inform you that the report from our inspection in October is now available on the school website and will be released on the Ofsted site within the next 8 working days. We are delighted to confirm that the school continues to be a ‘Good’ school 10269148 St […]
On Tuesday, the KS2 national curriculum tests (SATs) results were published. For the second year in a row,, we are absolutely delighted with how our pupils have fared, with St Joseph’s results significantly exceeding the National figures in all areas. These results are testament to the hard work and dedication from our AMAZING Year 6 […]
As a school, we take the safeguarding of our pupils extremely seriously. In fact, the safety of our pupils is our most important job. Our Safeguarding Policy (available on our website) explains to parents how we safeguard your child. However, the policy is not really accessible to children. We have therefore developed a Child Friendly […]
The theme for Mental Health Awareness Week in 2023 is Anxiety. Anxiety is an important human emotion but, in some circumstances, it can get out of hand and become a mental health problem. Anxiety is something we can all experience from time-to-time. There are lots of reasons why we get this feeling. It can be […]
Here are the dates for this term. Please be aware that these may change, but we will ensure sufficient notice is given. Parent Dates Summer 2023
What does Kindness mean to you? Our Kindness Matters week started this morning with our Y6 leading liturgy. Thank you to those who attended. Tomorrow, we have Rock Kidz in with each class, promoting self esteem and being kind to yourself. Finally, on Friday, John Magee (the Kindness Coach, will be in delivering kindness workshops […]
Here at St Joseph’s Primary School we are very passionate and committed about looking after our mental health and how important it is to look out for each other. This years theme was let’s connect and through this it encouraged and helped children to understand their emotions and feelings better, making them feel comfortable sharing any […]
As it is World Book Day tomorrow, we have updated our Virtual Library with links to both audiobooks and stories on their page. We have also replaced some of the broken links with new books, so sit back, relax and enjoy! Virtual Library
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"