about us

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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We use out Facebook and Twitter feeds to keep you up to to date with the latest news, information and events.

All of our posts and tweets are displayed on this website, but make sure you follow us, so that you don't miss out on the latest news and information.r


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

Welcome to Year 6!

Hello Year 6! We are busy putting together lots of information for you and a pack full of important and ...
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IMPORTANT: Notice for Year 9 – 26th June 2021

26th June, 2021 Dear Parent, We have been notified by TTP of a positive case of Covid-19 involving a pupil ...
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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 Contact Us ...
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Two very special occasions over the last week with several pupils receiving the Sacrament of Confirmation at St Therese’s Sandfields and St Benedict’s Clydach! 🕊🔥 Both memorable events we were grateful to be part of!

An exciting and unique opportunity has arisen to deliver A-Level Welsh to Year 12 students from September 2021 in online twilight sessions. Perfect for a current teacher of A-Level Welsh to supplement their role or maybe a part-time teacher! Get in touch for more info!

🗣Hello Year 6!🗣We were all really disappointed that you couldn't visit us towards the end of this term but here are some short messages from your Head of Year, Mrs Johnston and new Form Tutors along with a quick tour of the school. Click here: https://youtu.be/jKrbgQvxzdo

We are currently recruiting for a variety of different members of staff to join our school community including:

Teacher of Sociology and Psychology

Teacher of Law

Teacher of Mathematics

Classroom Cover Supervisor

Click the link for more info: https://www.eteach.com/jobs/st-joseph-s-rc-school-and-6th-form-centre-jobs-21878/?oo=ag

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