St Joseph’s Catholic Primary School

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St Joseph’s Catholic Primary School


Name St Joseph’s Catholic Primary School
Website http://www.st-josephs.islington.sch.uk
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Address Highgate Hill, Highgate, London, N19 5NE
Phone Number 02072721270
Type Primary
Age Range 3-11
Religious Character Roman Catholic
Gender Mixed
Number of Pupils 458 (51.1% boys 48.9% girls)
Number of Pupils per Teacher 19.9
Local Authority Islington
Percentage Free School Meals 22.7%
Percentage English is Not First Language 31.0%
Persistent Absence 6.2%
Pupils with SEN Support 7.6%%
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Description of the school

St Joseph's hosts one Nursery and two Reception classes as part of its Early Years Foundation Stage provision. The school serves a diverse community with a broad range of social backgrounds. The largest group of pupils are of White British heritage and several other minority ethnic groups are represented in smaller numbers.

The proportion of pupils who speak English as an additional language is high and the proportion of pupils eligible for free school meals is above average. The proportion of pupils who have learning difficulties and/or disabilities, including those with statements of special educational need, is higher than in most schools. The largest groups are of pupils who have speec...h, language and communication difficulties and those who have moderate learning difficulties.

Key for inspection grades Grade 1 Outstanding Grade 2 Good Grade 3 Satisfactory Grade 4 Inadequate