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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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Calendar

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

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.

Social Media

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

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

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

Twitter:

A reminder that the Parents Meeting with the Estyn and Diocesan Inspectors will take place this evening at 5pm in the New Hall.

It would be great to see as many parents and guardians there as possible!

Congratulations to our Year 13 students who took part in the @StepUpToSwansea programme at @SwanseaUni - well done to you all and particular Mollie who spoke so well! #Saints

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A reminder that the Parents Meeting with the Estyn and Diocesan Inspectors will take place on Monday 14th October at 5pm in the New Hall.

We would really like to see as many parents and guardians there as possible.

Thank you, as ever, for all your support of the school!

ADMISSIONS FOR YEAR 7 (SEPTEMBER 2020)

Admissions for Year 7 at St Joseph’s opens today. Applications can be made using the @NPTCouncil Admissions Portal by accessing the following link - https://t.co/VtsTOgKzAD

If you have any questions about life at St Joseph’s let us know!

A fantastic night at our Year 5/6 Open Evening! Amazing to welcome so many pupils from across @NPTCouncil to St Joseph’s to look around and speak to pupils and staff! We look forward to seeing many of you next September! #Saints

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4 days ago

A reminder that the Parents Meeting with the Estyn and Diocesan Inspectors will take place on Monday 14th October at 5pm in the New Hall.

We would really like to see as many parents and guardians ... See more

6 days ago

A reminder that we will be holding a Memorial Service for our friend and colleague, Ms Suzie Curtis, this Thursday at 5:30pm in the New Hall.

All members of our school and wider community are ... See more

1 week ago
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ADMISSIONS FOR YEAR 7 (SEPTEMBER 2020)

Admissions for Year 7 at St Joseph’s for September 2020 opens today. Applications can be made using the Local Authority Admissions Portal by accessing the ... See more

1 week ago
Photos from St. Joseph's Catholic School & Sixth Form Centre's post

‪A fantastic night at our Year 5/6 Open Evening! Amazing to welcome so many pupils from across Neath Port Talbot to St Joseph’s to look around and speak to pupils and staff! We look forward to ... See more

1 week ago

1 DAY TO GO!!

We look forward to welcoming so many Year 5 & 6 pupils and parents to our Open Evening tomorrow night at 6pm!

Come and see what St Joseph’s has to offer!

2 weeks ago

Moving from primary to secondary school is such an important milestone in the lives of children and their families.

The start of this journey begins next week with our Year 5 & 6 Open Evening. This ... See more

2 weeks ago

ESTYN and Diocesan Inspections of St Joseph’s

We received notification this week that (under section 28 of the Education Act 2005) the school will be inspected by Estyn in accordance with the ... See more

3 weeks ago
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Very proud of some of our pupils who attending the #ClimateStrike with Mr Dulake today in Swansea! Well done everyone!

3 weeks ago
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Lovely afternoon at the Year 7 Welcome Mass! Great to see pupils, parents, family and friends join with staff and teachers to celebrate a fantastic first few weeks for our Year 7 pupils 👍

4 weeks ago
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Well done to our intrepid explorers from Year 11 and 12 who have completed their Duke of Edinburgh Expedition this weekend! 👣🗺⛺️

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