St Joseph's Catholic Primary School




Deciding on the right school for your child is an important decision and we hope that you find that the information you require on this website.  However, there is no substitute for first-hand experience, and you are invited to contact the school office asking for Mrs Elizabeth Harding to arrange a visit.

Applications to our school are subject to our admissions policy which can be downloaded below:

In addition, for applicants for our school who wish to apply on faith grounds you must fill out a ‘Supplementary Information Form’ (SIF) and return to Local Authority by the same date. A copy of this form is downloadable here.

Plymouth CAST website -

Applications for a place at school can be made on-line using this link:

All applicants have a right of appeal against a decision.  Details of the appeals timetable and process area available here:

  • Appeals Timetable (

Printed copies of all the documents for admissions are available from the school office.  If you have any queries about this process, please contact Mrs Elizabeth Harding in the school office.



School Tours for Reception 2022 Admissions

If your child is due to start school in September 2022 you are welcome to attend one of our school open days.

Tours will take place on the following dates, starting at the times detailed below.

Thursday 14th October – 9.30 am

Thursday 21st October – 9.30 am

Monday 8th November – 6pm

Thursday 18th November – 9.30 am

Thursday 25th November – 9.30am

Please contact the school office on 01202 741932 to book a place. 

A maximum of 8 people per tour.

We request that only 2 people per household attend.


Parents Guide

A copy of the guide “Secondary School Place” is available to view here.

Sancreed Road, Poole, Dorset, BH12 4DZ

01202 741932