St Joseph's Catholic Primary School (Highweek) data

St Joseph's Catholic Primary School is located in Highweek, Newton Abbot and falls under the local authority of Devon. The school's religious denomination is Roman Catholic. This mixed-sex primary school has 130 pupils, with a capacity of 210, aged from five up to eleven, and the type of establishment is academy converter. The school has 12 teachers with each teacher on average earning the full-time equivalent of £30,166. The most recend Ofsted inspection was 5th February 2020 resulting in an requires improvement rating.

St Joseph's Catholic Primary School contact details

AddressSt Joseph's Catholic Primary School
Coombeshead Road
Newton Abbot
TQ12 1PT
HeadteacherMs Kelly Dunne

About St Joseph's Catholic Primary School

Phase of EducationPrimary
Type of EstablishmentAcademy converter
Admissions PolicyNot applicable
Statutory Low Age5
Statutory High Age11
BoardersNo boarders
Official Sixth FormDoes not have a sixth form
Religious CharacterRoman Catholic
DioceseDiocese of Plymouth
Special ClassesNo Special Classes


Census Date21st January 2021
School Capacity210
Number of Pupils13062% capacity
Number of Boys7155%
Number of Girls5945%
Free School Meals (%)22.3%

Where is St Joseph's Catholic Primary School?

Street AddressCoombeshead Road
TownNewton Abbot
PostcodeTQ12 1PT
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St Joseph's Catholic Primary School on a map

St Joseph's Catholic Primary School map (TQ12 1PT) - OS VectorMap District (Ordnance Survey)

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Ofsted RegionSouth West

St Joseph's Catholic Primary School Ofsted Report

This table compares the St Joseph's Catholic Primary School Ofsted reports from 4th February 2020 (10122343) and 3rd October 2017 (10024954).

Inspection number1012234310024954
Inspection typeRequires Improvement S5 Reinspection Visit 1
Inspection type groupingRequires Improvement S5 Reinspection Visit 1
Event type groupingSchools - S5
Inspection start date4th February 20203rd October 2017
Inspection end date5th February 20204th October 2017
Publication date8th March 20207th November 2017
Overall effectiveness
Requires Improvement
Effectiveness of leadership and management
Requires Improvement
Requires Improvement
Early years provision (where applicable)
Requires Improvement
Requires Improvement
Ofsted Last Inspection5th February 2020
Ofsted RatingRequires improvement
Ofsted Special MeasuresNot applicable

Teachers at St Joseph's Catholic Primary School

Total Number of Teachers12
Total Number of Teachers (Full-Time Equivalent)8.6
Total Number of Teaching Assistants12
Total Number of Teaching Assistants (Full-Time Equivalent)5.1
Total Number of Non Classroom-based School Support Staff2
Total Number of Non Classroom-based School Support Staff (Full-Time Equivalent)0.8
Pupil:Teacher Ratio19.3
Mean Gross Full-Time Equivalent Salary of All Teachers£30,166

St Joseph's Catholic Primary School administrative data

Establishment NameSt Joseph's Catholic Primary School
Establishment Number3610
Previous Establishment Number3610
Unique Reference Number140765
Local AuthorityDevon
Local Authority Code878
Previous Local AuthorityPre LGR (1998) Devon
Previous Local Authority Code911
Government Statistical Service Local Authority CodeE10000008
Government Office RegionSouth West
District CodeE07000045
Parliamentary ConstituencyNewton Abbot
Urban/Rural Description(England/Wales) Urban city and town
Middle Super Output AreaTeignbridge 012
Lower Super Output AreaTeignbridge 012C

St Joseph's Catholic Primary School history

Establishment StatusOpen
Last Changed Date11th January 2022
Reason Establishment OpenedAcademy Converter
Open Date1st April 2014

Pupil Referral Unit

Teenage MothersNot applicable
Child Care FacilitiesNot applicable
Special Educational Needs (SEN) Provision in Primary Care UnitNot applicable
Pupil Referral Unit (PRU) Provides for Educational and Behavioural Difficulties (EBD)Not applicable
Pupil Referral Unit (PRU) Offers Tuition by Another ProviderNot applicable

Special Educational Needs

Section 41 ApprovedNot applicable


Trust flagSupported by a multi-academy trust
School Sponsor flagLinked to a sponsor
School SponsorPlymouth CAST


Federation flagNot applicable

Further Education/Higher Education

UK Provider Reference Number10045628
Further Education TypeNot applicable

St Joseph's Catholic Primary School geodata


Nearest schools to St Joseph's Catholic Primary School

SchoolPhase of EducationDistance
Coombeshead Academy
Coombeshead Road, Newton Abbot, TQ12 1PT
School for Inspiring Talents
College House, Ashburton Road, Newton Abbot, Devon, TQ12 1NH
Not applicable289m
Highweek Community Primary and Nursery School
Coronation Road, Newton Abbot, TQ12 1TX
Newton Abbot College
Old Exeter Road, Newton Abbot, TQ12 2NF
Bradley Barton Primary School and Nursery Unit
Ogwell Mill Road, Bradley Barton, Newton Abbot, TQ12 1PR
Wolborough Church of England (Aided) Nursery and Primary School
Union Street, Newton Abbot, TQ12 2JX
South Devon UTC
Kingsteignton Road, Newton Abbot, TQ12 2QA
Bearnes Voluntary Primary School
Queen Street, Newton Abbot, TQ12 2AU
All Saints Marsh CofE Academy
Osborne Street, Newton Abbot, TQ12 2DJ
Canada Hill Community Primary School
Abbotsridge Drive, East Ogwell, Newton Abbot, TQ12 6YS