SCHOOL BLOG

Welcome to the St Joseph's Catholic School blog. Here you'll find updates from our staff, exciting opportunities, as well as interesting and informative articles about school life, how to get the most out of your learning, pastoral care and mental health, and more.

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Weekly Update: 22nd July 2022

So, the year has drawn to a close!  It’s been a very challenging year at times with all the uncertainty that the pandemic has brought along with absences of staff and pupils, but I’m glad to say that the St Joseph’s we all know and love seems to be finally…
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Happiest Minute of the Week: 11th-15th July 2022

As part of our ethos here at St Joseph’s, we love to share kindness, gratitude and positivity. So without further ado, here are this week’s nominations for Happiest Minute of the Week!…
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Weekly Update: 15th July 2022

It was great to welcome you back to school this week at the celebration evenings and wonderful to celebrate all the achievements across the year!  We hope you enjoyed them, and we hope you enjoyed being welcomed back into school too!  Thank you for coming and for your support this…
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Happiest Minute of the Week: 4th-8th July 2022

As part of our ethos here at St Joseph’s, we love to share kindness, gratitude and positivity. So without further ado, here are this week’s nominations for Happiest Minute of the Week!…
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Weekly Update: 8th July 2022

The final full week of teaching for the academic year 2021-22 has just been completed, and we have a very action-packed couple of weeks ahead of us before we break up for the summer!…
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Weekly Update: 1st July 2022

It’s been a very busy but poignant week for St Joseph’s. We’ve had our Year 5 taster day, our Year 11 prom, Year 10 work experience, and coming up soon we have enrichment experiences, celebration evenings, and more!…
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Happiest Minute of the Week: 20th-24th June 2022

As part of our ethos here at St Joseph’s, we love to share kindness, gratitude and positivity. So without further ado, here are this week’s nominations for Happiest Minute of the Week!…
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Weekly Update: 24th June 2022

Yesterday was the last time that all of Year 11 were present in school at the same time.  Their five-year journey with us has flown by and had a very eventful two-year period in the middle!…
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Weekly Update: 17th June 2022

What. A. Scorcher!  I hope you haven’t found the heat too uncomfortable! It was definitely the right decision to relax the uniform for today. Here’s an update on what we’ve got coming up in the next couple of weeks.…
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Happiest Minute of the Week: 13th-17th June 2022

As part of our ethos here at St Joseph’s, we love to share kindness, gratitude and positivity. So without further ado, here are this week’s nominations for Happiest Minute of the Week!…
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Weekly Update: 10th June 2022

I hope that you had a lovely extended bank holiday weekend last week and that you were able to take advantage of the glorious weather! We’ve got lots of updates for you this week……
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Weekly Update: 27th May 2022

This half term has absolutely flown by! It’s been a short one but packed full of lots of activities and opportunities for the children – a sure sign that things are well and truly returning to ‘normal’.…
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Weekly Update: 20th May 2022

We have a lot of important updates this week, including Year 11 exams, an upcoming TD day, Jubilee celebrations, our upcoming Year 5 taster day, and more!…
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Weekly Update: 13th May 2022

We have a lot of important updates this week, including Year 11 exams, an upcoming TD day, Jubilee celebrations, our upcoming Year 5 taster day, and more!…
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Happiest Minute of the Week: 9th-13th May 2022

As part of our ethos here at St Joseph’s, we love to share kindness, gratitude and positivity. So without further ado, here are this week’s nominations for Happiest Minute of the Week!…
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Weekly Update: 6th May 2022

What a wonderful week it has been; beautiful weather, excellent performances at athletics events in Marlborough and South Wilts, a great virtual parents’ evening, and the fabulous Skills Day!…
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Happiest Minute of the Week: 25th-29th April 2022

As part of our ethos here at St Joseph’s, we love to share kindness, gratitude and positivity. So without further ado, here are this week’s nominations for Happiest Minute of the Week!…
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Weekly Update: 29th April 2022

We hope that you had a wonderful Easter break and were able to make the most of the dry and warm weather! Here’s an update about what’s coming up in the next week, including fundraising, athletics, Skills Day, and more.…
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Weekly Update: 8th April 2022

What a term! A huge thank you to you all for your support. It has certainly been brilliant to start running trips and having mixed year group clubs again – the children get so much from these enrichment activities!…
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Happiest Minute of the Week: 28th March–1st April 2022

As part of our ethos here at St Joseph’s, we love to share kindness, gratitude and positivity. So without further ado, here are this week’s nominations for Happiest Minute of the Week!…