There are six classes at St. Joseph’s. We have 3 Key Stage 1 classes and 3 Key Stage 2 classes:
St. Mary’s Class (Reception), St Joseph’s Class (Year 1) and St. Peter’s Class (Year 2) are located on the ground floor.
St. Patrick’s Class (Year 3 and Year 4) and St Teresa’s Class (Year 4 and Year 5) are located on the first floor St David’s Class (Year 6) are also on the ground floor.
Our School Day
Below is a general over view of the school day. As a Catholic school we dedicate 10% timetable to the teaching of RE.
|Time (KS1)||Activity (KS1)||Time (KS2)||Activity (KS2)|
|8:35 – 8:45||School gates open||8:35 – 8:45||School gates open|
|8:45 – 9:20||Guided Reading||8:45 – 9:20||Guided Reading|
|9:20 – 10:20||Numeracy||9:20 – 10:10||Numeracy|
|10:20 -10:30||Mental maths practice||10:10 -10:30||Mental maths practice|
|10:30 – 10:45||Collective worship||10:30 – 10:45||Collective worship|
|10:45 – 11:00||Mid-morning break||10:45 – 11:00||Mid-morning break|
|11:00 – 11:20||Phonics||11:00 – 12:00||Literacy|
|11:20 – 12:20||Literacy||12:00 – 12:30||Spellings & Grammar|
|12:20 – 1:20||Lunchtime||12:30 – 1:20||Lunchtime|
|1:20 – 2:45||Themed work||1:20 – 3:00||Themed work|
|2:45 – 3:00||Key Stage 1 afternoon break|
|3:00 – 3:15||Shared reading||3:00 – 3:15||Shared reading|
|3:15||End of the day||3:15||End of the day|
Our School Uniform
Winter – Grey blazer, grey v-neck pullover or cardigan with school badge, white shirt, grey tunic, skirt, trousers or shorts, grey or white socks, grey tights, gold tie, black shoes (no trainers).
Summer – White polo shirt with school badge, grey skirt, trousers or shorts, golden yellow striped/ checked dress, grey v-neck pullover or cardigan with school badge, grey or white socks, black shoes (no trainers or sandals).
Sports – Navy shorts, white polo shirt, white sport socks, black plimsolls, draw string bag. Uniform may be purchased from Batemans in Stroudhttp://www.batemanssports.co.uk/schools-and-clubs/