St Joseph's School, Stanthorpe | Living Mercy since 1875

From the Principal

The Importance of Reading

I was reminded of the importance we play as parents and carers in helping our children to read and learn when we welcomed the new Prep students for 2018, with their parents and carers, to the school this week. It was an exciting time to see all these wonderful young people having their first experience together before they start school next year. ...more...

What Makes A Leader

What is leadership? Leadership is a collective, not singular, activity – everyone acting together for the common good. Leadership is not one person directing others or doing something to others so they do what he or she wants them to do. Leadership is about doing influential acts of encouragement, empowerment, support, facilitation and service. At the heart of leadership is service of others. It is not about “I”, it is about “we”. ...more...

News

New Signage to Communicate to the Community

New Signage to Communicate to the Community

St Joseph’s School recently had a new LED sign installed in front of the old Covent on High Street. The top part of the sign is representative of the school and the bottom part, the Parish. ...more...

Art in Science inspired creativity in St Joseph’s School Students

Art in Science inspired creativity in St Joseph’s School Students

Stanthorpe regional art gallery was bursting with colour with student art on display for the Crisps Youth Art Prize 2018.  ...more...

Retreat Experience for Primary Students

Retreat Experience for Primary Students

As part of their Personal and Spiritual Development, students in Years 3 to 5 participated in a half day retreat experience last Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday. ...more...