St. Joseph's Catholic College

A Welcome from the Principal

Welcome to St Joseph’s Catholic College. When speaking to prospective parents I usually start with the question what do we want for our children? Our answer in St Joseph’s is that we want them to be happy and we want them to achieve to their full potential. Our aim is to provide a caring and supportive environment in which each individual can progress academically, spiritually and culturally.

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Dates for your Diary

  • Clothes for Cancer Fashion Show 2017 +

      Thursday 28th February Read More
  • Ash Wednesday +

    Wednesday, 1st March Read More
  • CAFOD Lent Fast Day +

    Friday, 10th March Read More
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Travel Ambassadors

As part of our work with Modeshift Stars, we received our Travel Ambassadors badges to show that we are working towards our Bronze Award. Modeshift Stars is an initiative to encourage us all to consider our travel choices and to help our own health as well as helping the environment by making sustainable travel choices.

Thank you to Clive and Alfie from Football in the Community for their welcome today and support and to Sharon from Swindon Borough Council for working with us on this exciting project. More news to follow!

Mrs Fraser



Dear Parents,

The College site is closed to cars between 2.45pm and 3.15pm in order to limit the risk posed to the large number of pedestrians leaving the site at the end of the school day.

Some parents who wish to pick their children up at 3.00pm have been choosing to park in the nearby Railway-Sidings housing estate, on Culverhouse Road. Local residents have complained about this parking causing an inconvenience by blocking drop-curb driveways and by obstructing pedestrian access to the pavement, with cars mounting the curb.

We would like to urge all parents who wish to pick-up their children at 3.00pm to use the Tesco carpark nearest the College. There is plenty of room for parking and the children can walk safely to the carpark along Ocotal Way without having to cross the road, which is necessary to reach Culverhouse Road.

We would greatly appreciate it if parents could stop using Culverhouse Road as a pick-up point.

Thank you for your support in this matter.

Yours sincerely,

Mr. Stoten
Assistant Principal KS3

Swindon Schools Cross Country

The PE department would like to congratulate every student involved in the Swindon Schools Cross-Country at Nova Hreod on Saturday 12th November 2016. Excellent times and places were achieved throughout the day by all who ran. All students who achieved a top 12 position are eligible for selection for the Swindon cross country team. Selection details will be passed on once received. Good luck to those taking part!


Free School Meals

Claiming for free school meals (FSM) means that the College can also get up to £900 of additional funding per child for uniform, equipment and educational trips, all items your child will benefit from. Our card payment system also makes being on FSM discrete and anonymous. We are all living through challenging times financially so if you think your circumstances make your child eligible for FSM please apply using the form below or call 01793 714201.

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