Our school is committed to safeguarding and promoting
the welfare of children and young people. We expect all
staff, visitors and volunteers to share this commitment.
If you have concerns regarding the safeguarding or
welfare of any of our pupils, please contact Mrs Elder
(Designated Safeguarding Lead), or Mrs Scott
(Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead).
St Joseph’s participates in Operation Encompass.
Following the report of an incident of domestic abuse,
school will be advised that the child has been involved.
Please see school website for further details
The Safeguarding and Child Protection policy can be
found here. SAFEGUARDING AND CP POLICY
God wants me to be the best me I can be in...
The exciting things that I will learn in Art at St. Joseph's are:
At St. Joseph’s our art curriculum is designed to build upon prior learning, improve communication skills, promote creativity, broaden knowledge and prepare pupils for life beyond school.
The exciting things that will take place in art are:
By teaching art and design, we aim to help pupils:
• Develop their creativity and imaginative skills.
• Use a wide range of tools and materials safely and effectively.
• Learn how to draw, paint, sculpture and create art.
• To be proud of their accomplishments.
• Evaluate their work and the work of their peers, as well as other artists.
The teaching of art offers the knowledge and understanding needed to use specific techniques and encourages a passion for the subject.