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: 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!…
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Salisbury Schools’ Book Awards: A Visit From Author Kirsty Applebaum

This year, we hosted the Salisbury Schools’ Book Awards here at St Joseph’s. We were thrilled to organised a visit from one of our shortlisted authors, Kirsty Applebaum!…
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Weekly Update: 1st April 2022

After a very busy week, we have a lot of exciting updates! We’ve had visitors in school, various fundraising activities, and lots more.…
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Happiest Minute of the Week: 21st-25th March 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: 25th March 2022

What a beautiful week – the sun is shining; the birdsong is chirping, and spring is definitely in the air! Here’s Mr Rooney’s update for what has been an incredibly busy week.…
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Weekly Update: 18th March 2022

Time is certainly flying by at the moment; we’re halfway through the half term and so much has already happened and is due to happen over the coming weeks!…
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Weekly Update: 11th March 2022

It’s been another brilliant week in school this week, with all sorts of exciting things happening!…
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Happiest Minute of the Week: 7th-11th March 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: 4th March 2022

The first week back after half term has been absolutely packed full of opportunities and initiatives, and to top off the week, tonight 51 pupils and 7 staff are doing The Big Sleep at Salisbury Cathedral!…
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Happiest Minute of the Week: 14th-18th Feb 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: 18th February 2022

When we return from the half term break, there’s lots to look forward to: Shrove Tuesday, Ash Wednesday, World Book Day on Thursday, and The Big Sleep on the Friday!…
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Happiest Minute of the Week: 7th-11th Feb 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: 11th February 2022

In this week’s update, Mr Rooney shares information about GCSE exams, The Big Sleep signups, upcoming trips and clubs, and more.…
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Happiest Minute of the Week: 31st Jan-4th Feb 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: 4th February 2022

Mr Rooney shares his weekly update, particularly focusing on the fact that the past week has given me the opportunity to appreciate the wider life of the school and how happy our pupils seem to be!…
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Happiest Minute of the Week: 24th-28th Jan 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!…