Text Box: Upper Norwood

The Church of the Faithful Virgin (or Virgo Fidelis) adjoins the Convent School for Girls of that name. It stands on Central Hill, about halfway between the Crystal Palace Triangle and Crown Point.

Parish Clergy and Schools





The Faithful Virgin (Virgo Fidelis), Central Hill

Parish Priest:


Fr. James Clark



143, Central Hill, Upper Norwood. SE19 1RT

Tel: 020 8670 2777

email: virgofidelischurch@hotmail.com

Parish Website:



Catholic Primary Schools:


St Joseph’s Infants’ School, Crown Dale, SE19 3NX

Tel: 020 8670 2385

St Joseph’s Junior School, Woodend, SE19 3NU

Tel: 8653 7195

Catholic Secondary Schools:


A choice of  six Secondary Schools in the Deanery and two just outside it.