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Boarding at St Joseph’s College offers a warm, friendly atmosphere where students can thrive and reach their potential. They soon find that boarding becomes their ‘second home’ thanks to the special feel of the place and the endless support and quality care given by our boarding staff.

The most recent ISI report in 2013 rated the quality of Boarding at St Joseph’s College as excellent. To view the report please click here.

We welcome boys and girls from Year 7 through to Sixth Form and offer full-time, weekly and flexi boarding, although most of our students prefer the full boarding option.

Admissions and boarding staff are always happy to meet prospective students, parents, agents and guardians and conduct a tour of the boarding facilities. Please contact admissions@stjos.co.uk to arrange a visit.

Contact Details

Postal address: All personal letters and parcels should be sent directly to the boarding houses and not to the College. Please use the address below

The Mews or Goldrood House
Belstead Road
IP2 9AX            

Email Addresses: 

Mews boarding staff can be contacted via Mews@stjos.co.uk and Goldrood boarding staff via Goldrood@stjos.co.uk

For School Reception telephone 01473 690281 (open 8.30am to 5pm Monday to Friday). School fax 01473 602409

Boarding School Mobile Phone Numbers:

Mrs G Rowlands – Head of Boarding 07501 464 143
Mrs J Smith – Head of Mews Boarding House 07501 464 152
Mrs L Crowe – Head of Goldrood House 07501 464 151

Mrs Debenham – 07501 464 148

Mrs A Lee – Overseas Liaison Officer – Contact number: 01473 690281