Mission Statement

At St. Joseph’s we aim to:

Promote a learning community based on the Gospel values of love, trust and respect where the achievements of everyone are recognised and celebrated.


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Year Six Music Lesson

Year Six Music Lesson

Every Wednesday Year Six take part in the 'Soundstart Programme' delivered by Newcastle Music Service. Over the course of Years Five and Six, all children learn to play an instrument and how to read musical notation.

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Class Liturgy- Year 4

Class Liturgy- Year 4

In RE, Year 4 have been learning about the Sacrament of Reconciliation. Last week, the children wrote some beautiful prayers asking God for help or forgiveness, in their lives. We then celebrated these prayers by holding a class liturgy where the children had the...

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Digestion Experiment

Digestion Experiment

Last week, Year 4 took part in an experiment to demonstrate how our Digestive System works. We grinded food together and placed it into a pair of tights (which resembled our oesophagus).  This allowed us to demonstrate how food travels through our bodies. The children...

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From our Executive Head

St Joseph’s Catholic Primary School is a welcoming, friendly school with in Benwell, Newcastle upon Tyne.

We aim to provide a learning environment where every child feels valued and we pride ourselves on our happy and caring ethos.

Please have a look around our website. If you would like any further information or would like to visit us as a prospective parent or carer, do get in touch.

Mr P Brown, Executive Head Teacher

Welcome to our


Welcome, and thank you for taking the time to find out about our school. We pride ourselves on being a friendly and open school that offers a high quality education for all our children.

As a Catholic school, we aim to provide a Catholic education for all our pupils. At a Catholic school, Catholic doctrine and practice permeate every aspect of the school’s activity.
School Meals Menu

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After School Clubs

Find out about the various after school clubs we have at St. Joseph’s Catholic Primary School.

Term Dates

Find out what dates our different terms are on, as well as our school holidays.

Bishop Bewick Catholic Education Trust

St Joseph’s Catholic Primary School is part of the Bishop Bewick Catholic Education Trust, a company limited by guarantee registered in England and Wales under company registration number No 7841435.