St. Joseph's Catholic Primary School, a Voluntary Academy

St. Joseph's Catholic Primary School,
West Close Road, Barnoldswick
BB18 5EN

01282 813045

Mrs Beech at

Welcome to our school website. St. Joseph's is a GOOD school as rated by Ofsted in February 2023. We hope you find everything that you are looking for and much more! If you need any further information do not hesitate to contact school. Thank you.

School Day


School Hours

School starts at 8.50am and closes at 3.20pm daily.


Morning Session



8.50am – 11.45am

8.50am - 12.10 noon

Afternoon Session                                                                         

EYFS and Class 2

Classes 3-5                   

12.45pm - 3.20pm


Morning/Afternoon Breaks
15 minutes

School opens at 8.40am so that children can arrive between 8.40am and 8.50am to ease congestion at the school gates and this allows create a calm atmosphere around school in the mornings. Mrs Wood is present at the school gate each morning. Please feel free to pass on any messages or just come and have  a chat.