St Joseph's Academy

Welcome to Saint Joseph's Academy

Grassyards Road, Kilmarnock, East Ayrshire, UK (+44) 01563 526144


Contact St Joseph's Academy

We are always keen to hear from you whether you are a prospective parent, the parent of a pupil, a local business person or another member of the local community or any other interested party.

The main contact details for the school are:

St. Joseph’s Academy
Grassyards Road

Tel: 01563 526144

Head Teacher (Acting): Ben Davis

The Head Teacher’s Secretary is Andrea Nutt.

There are three Depute Head Teachers. Their basic remits are outlined below to assist you in contacting the correct member of staff.

Claire McInally (Year Head S1 & S6)
Donna Shearer (Year Head S2 & S4)
Graham McGinn (Year Head S3 & S5)

If you wish to contact a member of the Pupil Support Team, then the following information may be useful.

There are three Principal Teachers of Pupil Support. Your son or daughter will know who their Pupil Support teacher is.

Jessica Burnett (St. Columba House)
Helen Cassidy (St. Andrew House)
Maria Denheen (Acting) (St. Margaret House)

For matters relating to school finance and orders, please ask for Stephen Fitzsimmons, AFO.

East Ayrshire Council’s Department of Education and Social Services is located in London Road, Kilmarnock and can be contacted on 01563 576000. The Director of Education is Graham Short, the Depute Director (Head of Schools) (Acting) is Alan Ward. To visit the East Ayrshire Education homepage click here.


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