Privacy Policy

The standard privacy policy for this website is to allow all cookies. This helps to ensure you have the optimal experience. If you would like to continue with our optimal website experience, you don't need to make any changes. If you would like to learn more about what cookies are and how we use them, visit our privacy policy page.
Admissions

Curriculum

Strong academic achievement is the ambition for every student at St Joseph's College

St Joseph’s College accepts boarders from 10 to18 years and provides a broad and engaging curriculum.  Alongside traditional academic subjects such as English, Maths and Science, we offer opportunities for high achievement in technology, business, the Arts and sport.

School Years 7-9 (Lower School)

Students study a broad and balanced curriculum, developing their knowledge, language and learning skills.

School Years 10 and 11 (Upper School)

Students study for GCSE and BTEC examinations, choosing from the following subjects: English, Mathematics, Art and Design, Business Studies, Creative iMedia, Dance, Drama, Engineering, Food Preparation and Nutrition, Geography, History, Music, Photography, Physical Education, Psychology, Religious Education, Spanish, Textiles and IGCSE English as a Second Language.

School Years 11-13 (Age 16-18 years)

As students mature they can specialise and study to higher levels on a range of course types, all of which prepare them for university.  St Joseph’s College offers:

  • Pre A-level - Depending on academic ability, students can take GCSE Physics, Maths, Chemistry and Business, with intensive English language studies. Students will also get a chance to have taster of A-level subjects before progressing into Year 12.
  • A-levels -  Art (Fine Art), Biology, Business, Chemistry, Drama and Theatre Studies, Economics, English, French, Geography, History, Mathematics, Further Mathematics, Mathematical Studies, Music, Photography, Physics, Psychology, Sociology, Spanish and Textiles.
  • BTECs – Business Studies, Engineering, single, double and triple Sport Coaching and Development.
  • English language tuition, preparing students for the IELTS examination. On site IELTS and SAT centres.