Leaders and staff have high expectations of pupils. They want every pupil to be gentle and fair, and to always do their best in their learning.
The curriculum is ambitious, and pupils learn well in a wide range of subjects, especially English and mathematics.
Pupils often refer to themselves as being a part of a community.
Pupils’ thoughtful and kind attitudes at St Joseph’s School reflect its positive ethos. They do their best to live out the school’s value of treating each other the way they would like to be treated. Pupils are safe and very happy at school.