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


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


Welcome Ysgol @bryntawe and @stjosephscomp to @SwanseaUni as part of the EESW Sixth Form Project! We are looking forward to working with you over the next few months on real-life Materials and Electronic and Electrical Engineering problems. @SwanseaEEE @COATEDEngD


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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1 month ago

GCSE results will be available from 8.45am to 11am on Thursday 22nd August. Teachers will available to give advice during these times. After 11am results can be collected from the main office.

1 month ago
News from St Joseph’s School – Diocese of Menevia

Nice article on the Diocesan website about our A-Level success!

1 month ago
Neath Port Talbot Online

There's some stellar results recorded across the area

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

40% of all grades achieved by Year 13 were A* and A! What a fantastic achievement! Just some of our highest achievers - Jasmyn, Holly, Georgia, Jada, Coral, Tia, Joseph, Imogen, Lauren, Mari and ... See more

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

Wow! What a fantastic morning at St Joseph’s! We’re so proud of all our Year 13 students who have achieved some outstanding results in their A-Level and Level 3 courses.

This year we have seen ... See more

1 month ago

A-Level, AS and Level 3 results will be available from 8:45am tomorrow morning. Best of luck to everybody!

1 month ago
Neath Port Talbot Council

🚨Apprenticeship opportunity – Vehicle & Plant Technician🚨

We are currently recruiting for a vehicle & plant technician apprentice within our Environment Directorate. The role will include ... See more

1 month ago

We were very grateful to receive today a message of condolence and support from Archbishop George Stack (Archdiocese of Cardiff and Apostolic Administrator of Menevia).

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

Special thanks to Canon Paul Watson (Parish Priest of Our Lady of Margam and School Governor) for leading our Prayer Service this morning for our friend and colleague Suzie. It was a poignant and ... See more

1 month ago

Dear Pupils and Parents,

It is with great sadness that I have to inform you of the sudden and untimely passing away of Suzanne Curtis, our Health & Wellbeing Coordinator. We believe Suzanne ... See more

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