• St. Joseph’s R.C. Primary School is a Roman Catholic Primary School in the trusteeship of the Diocese of Salford
  • It is maintained by the Rochdale Local Education Authority as a Voluntary Aided School
  • The school’s Governing Body is the Admissions Authority and is responsible for taking decisions on applications for admissions
  • The co-ordination of admission arrangements is undertaken by the Local Authority

Admissions Policy 2024

SJP Heywood Admissions Policy 2024

School Admission Appeals Timetable 2024

Rochdale Borough Council  – Links to school admissions page.

Admission Appeals

​​​You have a statutory right to submit an appeal for a place at your preferred school when your application for a place has been unsuccessful.  If you have not been successful in securing a place at your preferred primary school for your child in Reception, follow the link to Local Authority website – https://www.rochdale.gov.uk/school-admissions-appeals/primary-school-admission-appeals