In Line with our mission statement faith, hope and love permeates all that we are, what we say and do.
St. Joseph's Has a positive discipline approach where children understand that we treat each other as we wish to be treated.
Bullying is not tolerated.
Children are taught to treat others with respect and dignity, the spirit of reconciliation permeates our being.
SEN – Special Educational Needs
SEAL – Social and Emotional Aspects of Learning
PSHE – Personal, Social, Health Education
QCDA – Qualifications, Curriculum and Development Agency
EYFS – Early Years Foundation Stage - Nursery and Reception
Key Stage 1 – Year 1 and Year 2
Key Stage 2 – Year 3, 4, 5 and 6
NC – National Curriculum
SATs – Statutory Attainment Tasks
OFSTED – Office for Standards in Education
RE – Religious education
PE – Physical education
EPR – Education of Personal Relationships
AGT – Able, Gifted and Talented
PP- Pupil Premium
RWI- Read, Write Inc (phonics scheme)
CoEL- Characteristics of Effective Learning (EYFS)