St Joseph's Catholic Primary School

Type Primary
Age Range 3-11
Religion Roman Catholic
Address Gomm Road
Lower Road
Rotherhithe
London
SE16 2TY
Phone 02072374036
Reference Number 100833

Description

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St Joseph's Catholic Primary School is a faith-based educational institution located in the SE16 2TY postcode district of London. It is a Roman Catholic school that serves the local community and follows the teachings and values of the Catholic Church. Some key facts about the school include:

  • It is a mixed school, accepting both boys and girls from Reception to Year 6.
  • St. Joseph's is part of the Catholic Diocese of Southwark.
  • The school aims to provide "exciting, engaging and challenging learning experiences within a nurturing, Christ-centered learning environment, where every individual is challenged to reach their full potential".
  • The school involves a strong community presence, including parish tie-ins.
  • Ofsted has judged the school as 'Outstanding' in its 2018 inspection.
  • The school offers high-quality educational opportunities, safe and caring environments, and positive experiences.
  • St. Joseph's prides itself on fostering a strong school family atmosphere through various events and celebrations throughout the year.

The school's ethos is built around providing faith-centered education with an emphasis on personal, emotional, and social development. St. Joseph's has been serving the community since 1967 and strives to prepare its students for successful lives within their Catholic faith. The school's leadership, staff, and governing body are all committed to providing the best possible education and ensuring that every student achieves their full potential.

General Makeup

Number of pupils 226
Boy/Girl ratio Boys: 48.23%
Girls: 51.77%

Year Groups

Year Number of pupils
1 30
2 29
3 29
4 27
5 28
6 30

Ofsted Rating Outstanding
Last Inspection Date 2024-05-10
Date Description Report
2024-03-12 School inspection: School inspection:
2012-05-24 Full inspection: Full inspection:
2011-01-07 Interim assessment Interim assessment
2007-10-10 Full inspection: Full inspection:
2003-09-15 Full inspection Full inspection

How many students meet the standards

Reading, Writing & Maths School Score Percentile (local) Percentile (nationwide)
Pupils meeting the expected standard 73% Upgrade Upgrade
Pupils meeting a higher standard 23% Upgrade Upgrade

Average Scaled Score

Results are converted into scaled scores to allow accurate comparisons of performance over time even if the difficulty of the test varies over time. Scaled scores range from 80 to 120.

Subject School Percentile (local) Percentile (nationwide)
Reading 107 Upgrade Upgrade
Maths 106 Upgrade Upgrade

Progress Scores

A progress score is a way to measure how well a student progressed in comparison to other students of a similar starting ability. A score of zero means would mean that a student made the same progress as others that had a similar starting a ability. A positive score would mean that the student made more progress than other students of similar starting ability. The scores below are for the whole school so is the average progress score across all students.

Metric School Score Percentile (local) Percentile (nationwide)
Reading 1.3 Upgrade Upgrade
Writing 1.8 Upgrade Upgrade
Maths 1.7 Upgrade Upgrade

How many students meet the standards

Average Scaled Score

Results are converted into scaled scores to allow accurate comparisons of performance over time even if the difficulty of the test varies over time. Scaled scores range from 80 to 120.

Progress Scores

A progress score is a way to measure how well a student progressed in comparison to other students of a similar starting ability. A score of zero means would mean that a student made the same progress as others that had a similar starting a ability. A positive score would mean that the student made more progress than other students of similar starting ability. The scores below are for the whole school so is the average progress score across all students.

2024 Admissions

Number of Applications Number of Offers
First Preference Upgrade Upgrade
Second Preference 20 1
Third Preference 12 0
From another Local Authority 25 8

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Students Meeting expected standard

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GCSE Attainment

Attainment 8 score percentile

Students getting 5 or more GCSE's at grade 9-4 (A-C)

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