St Joseph's Catholic Infants School

Type Primary
Age Range 5-7
Religion Roman Catholic
Address Pitman Street
Reference Number 100854



St Joseph's Catholic Infants School, located at Pitman Street, Camberwell, London SE5 0TS, is a thriving voluntary aided primary school serving children ages 5 to 7 in the local community. It is known for its warm, inclusive environment, welcoming students of all faith backgrounds, with 84% Christian, 9% Muslim, 3% no religion, and other faiths only accounting for 2% of the school population. The school strives to build strong foundations in academics, faith, and personal development, guided by its Roman Catholic ethos under the Diocese of Southwark.

In the 2021-2022 school year, the institution had 113 pupils and a student-to-teacher ratio of approximately 180 to 1. Free school meals are available to those who qualify, with 36.3% of the students eligible. The school community also includes a supportive parent governing body and an active leadership team, including the headteacher, Ms Delia Jameson, who ensures a well-rounded and compassionate educational experience.

General Makeup

Number of pupils
Boy/Girl ratio Boys: 47.79%
Girls: 52.21%

Year Groups

Year Number of pupils
1 38
2 43

Ofsted Rating Good
Last Inspection Date 2018-04-27
Date Description Report
2018-03-22 Short inspection Short inspection
2013-10-03 Full inspection: Full inspection:
2009-11-17 Full inspection: Full inspection:
2006-09-20 Full inspection: Full inspection:
2001-10-29 Full inspection Full inspection

2023 Admissions

Number of Applications Number of Offers
First Preference Upgrade Upgrade
Second Preference 15 2
Third Preference 12 0
From another Local Authority 8 3

Previous Years



Age Range

Special Schools

Independent Schools

Faith Schools

Key Stage 2 Attainment

Students Meeting expected standard

Students Meeting higher standard

GCSE Attainment

Attainment 8 score percentile

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