Welcome from the Headteacher

It is my pleasure to welcome you to St Joseph's School website and, if you are a prospective parent, I hope that what you discover about our school here will lead you on to what I know will be a great visit to the school itself. Parents who choose St Joseph's entrust us with the welfare and progress of their children - one of the most important jobs in the world - and it is a responsibility we take very seriously indeed.

I hope that the information on these pages will give you a taste of the many opportunities on offer here for all our pupils, both curricular, pastoral and in terms of the excellent extra-curricular provision we provide.

St Joseph’s is a happy, thriving school that offers every pupil a firm foundation for life, one where happy, successful children are at the heart of all we do. Pupils are encouraged to reach their full potential, whether academically, sport or the arts.

We have high expectations of every child and this combined with small teaching groups and excellent pastoral care ensures our pupils develop a confidence that is key to future success.

Visits to the school are welcomed and our pupils would be delighted to show you their school and talk to you about why they feel happy, challenged and proud of their achievements.

I look forward to meeting you in person in the near future.

Oliver Scott
Head Teacher

Our Head Teacher Blog

ISA National Art Winners 2019

We are delighted to announce St Joseph’s won two categories in the ISA National Art competition. A huge well done to Mrs Grigg, as both entries came from pupils she teaches in textiles. LibertyRead More

Posted on November 12th, 2019
GCSE Results Day 2019

A Firm Foundation with St Joseph’s GCSE results.   Year 11 Students at St Joseph’s School in Launceston were celebrating another excellent set of GCSE results in 2019. The results highlighted theRead More

Posted on August 22nd, 2019
Wonderful writing by Willow

Very well done to Year 1 pupil Willow for her wonderful piece of writing describing her day out at Lanhydrock. Mr Scott was very impressed when she proudly showed her work. Read More

Posted on December 6th, 2018
Remembrance Day 2018

While Remembrance Day is always a moment for reflection and commemoration, 2018 had added poignancy as it marked the centenary of Armistice Day. Remembrance parades and services were held around theRead More

Posted on November 16th, 2018
ISA Award Nomination 2018

Community and partnership are key values at St Joseph’s School, Launceston and all involved in the Junior School are delighted this has now been recognised on the national stage with a nominationRead More

Posted on September 24th, 2018