Admission Arrangements

Please click the links below to view our admissions policies.

To apply for a place at a secondary school in South Tyneside, please see guidance from the local authority on their website.

The admission policies explain:

How we consider applications for each age group.

What parents should do if they want to apply for their child to attend St Joseph’s.

Our arrangements for selecting the pupils who apply.

Our ‘over-subscription criteria’ (how we offer places if there are more applicants than places).

How parents can find out about our school’s admission arrangements through our local authority.


2019 – 2020 Admissions Policy

2019 – 2020 Sixth Form Admissions Policy

2020 – 2021 Admissions Policy