School Offer

‘At St Joseph’s, we live, love and learn by the example of Jesus.’

The SEN code of Practice January 2015 states:

‘A pupil has SEN where their learning difficulty or disability calls for special educational provision, namely provision different from or additional to pupils of the same age’.

School SEND Information

Our SEND Information supports our ethos at St Joseph’s Catholic Primary School. That is the best education for every child while equipping them with the life skills to be successful on their life journey. We support and encourage our children to be independent learners and thinkers. To be caring individuals who put others first . We are passionate about supporting and listening to parents .This is none more important than with our work with SEND. Our team around SEND as are all of our staff driven to look at the whole child and family.

We constantly assess and target set every child. Through regular conversations within class teams , Key stage and with SLT,  everyone then understands the needs of all children. Learning is personalised from relevant provision mapping and intervention planning.

To gain further insight into SEND at St Joseph’s please read; Our SEN Offer, our policy and look at our interventions and resources.

SEN Policy

Click on the link below to see our SEND Overview:

SEND Overview

Click on the link below to view our Quality SEND Offer.

Quality SEND Offer

Click on the link below to view our Autism Offer.

St Joseph’s Autism Offer

For Further Information:

 SENCO – Mrs  O’Connor – Deputy Head  & SENco

SEN Support Teaching Assistant – Mrs  Bonsignore (Tues/Wed/Thurs)

Mrs  Firth – Speech Champion (Tues/Wed/Thurs/Fri)

Mrs Elson SEN Governor

Contact should initially made via the School Office:

Telephone: 01992 629503

Email :

You can visit the Herts Direct website

See Local Offer regulations and guidance in the SEN Code of Practice Chapter 4 by clicking on the links below. (You can also ask for a printed copy from the School Office).

Hertfordshire SEN and Disability (SEND) – Local Offer 2015

Special Educational Needs And Disability Code Of Practice: 0 to 25 Years