Headteacher Appointment

Mrs Justine Barlow, Chair of Governors is delighted to announce that Mr Christopher Wilkinson has been appointed to the post of Headteacher at St Joseph’s School.  Following an intense interview process the Governor’s Appointments Panel were unanimous in their decision.  We wish Mr Wilkinson a long and happy career at St Joseph’s School. I am … Read more

Hitler on Trial

The History Department took their Year 10 GCSE History students to watch a performance of Hitler on Trial on 7th February 2017. Hitler on Trial is a half-day presentation focused on Germany 1919 -1939 and is designed to help students improve their performance in the GCSE History examinations. The day opened with a grade-booster workshop. The … Read more


Over the last few weeks Year 7 have been working really hard on their assessment on castles. They have been looking at how and why castles have changed over time. As part of this assessment they have had to do a presentation to the rest of their class. They have produced power points, drawn pictures, … Read more

Year 11: Mock Interviews

On the 19th January the year 11 pupils took part in a mock interview morning. The interviewees were made up of members from the local Rotary group as well as other business men and women from local industry. The morning is designed for pupils to get a real experience of what an interview situation might … Read more

Mock Results

On Friday 13th January the Year 11 pupils gathered together to receive their practice exam results. The exams were sat before the Christmas holidays in December and year 11 had been waiting eagerly to see how they had done. They gathered in the social court and their exam results were dispersed as they will be … Read more