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Becoming Fully Human in Christ

St. Joseph’s is an 11-18 Catholic comprehensive school situated in the heart of St. Joseph’s Parish, Port Talbot.   From Year 7 to Year 13 and beyond, we offer a pathway through Key Stages 3, 4 and 5, preparing our students for the rest of their lives.  Our aim is always for excellence,  for an education that inspires the development of the whole person, emotionally, spiritually and academically.

Whether you are a student, a parent or a visitor, we hope you find this website a useful resource to find out more about our school. There is more information and easy to follow links below, or use the menu at the top to find your way around.

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Make sure you stay up to date with all of our scheduled events, trips, INSET days and holidays.

Whilst we aim to keep this calendar up-to-date, keep an eye on our Twitter feed and on your email inbox for any changes or updates as they happen.


Homework is an important part of a child's education. It teaches them to work independently, and to take ownership of their work and progress. We want homework to be an engaging and valuable experience for students and parents. Click here for our homework schedule. An up-to-date list of homework tasks is available on the ClassCharts app.

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ParentPay is the easy way to manage your child's school dinner money. It's also an easy way for us to get in touch with you with up-to-date news. Make sure your email address on your ParentPay account is up-to-date so that you don't miss out.

Click on the logo to go straight to the ParentPay page.


ClassCharts is an app that allows you to check on you child's achievements in school. Every achievement and sanction point issued is available for you to see. You will also be able to see all of the homework issued to your child, with helpful advice, due dates and an estimated length of time each piece should take. The app is available on Apple or Android devices, or on their webpage.


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Please note that updates on events, trips and other important information will be sent out via ParentPay emails and on Twitter.

St. Joseph's: Latest News

Release of Centre Determined Grades

Please click on the letter below from Mr. Scourfield for information regarding our release of the provisional Centre Determined Grades ...
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Sixth Form Applications and Enrolment

Enrolment Days - 23rd & 24th June​ Updated Documents Option Blocks Curriculum Pathways Honours Programme   Sixth Form Applications    ...
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Uniform Update May 2021

Please click on the link below to see an update on uniform expectations from Mr. Scourfield: Uniform-UpdateDownload ...
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St Joseph’s welcomes Archbishop George for Feast Day celebrations

It was a pleasure for St Joseph’s to welcome His Grace Archbishop George Stack to the school for the Feast ...
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We are giving Year 11 students the ability to early enrol for Year 12 for September 2021 using their CDGs that they received from their schools last week.

More info is available on the school website using the link: http://stjosephscomp.co.uk/wordpress/?p=7667

Look forward to welcoming year 10 pupils to our first session tomorrow evening from @YCB_PESport @YBB_PESport @stjosephscomp @bro_dur as we start our skills block. Reminder please need to fill out thier covid checker form.


And it was the turn of @CefnSaesonComp today! Great to talk to Year 11 students about Sixth Form prior to their Leavers Day on Friday. Looking forward to seeing many of you in June at the Enrolment Days to find out more! #SixthForm

Great to visit @BaeBaglan this afternoon with @mrs_gow to talk to Year 11 students about the Sixth Form at St Joseph’s. Lots already made applications with more now planning to apply today! Thanks for the warm welcome, as always, and we look forward to seeing the students soon!

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