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

St Joseph’s School joins ‘Count Us In’ for National Celebration Day

St Joseph’s School joins ‘Count Us In’ for National Celebration Day

On the 1st November St Joseph’s School students performed with over 3,000 schools around the country as part of a National Celebration of Music Education in schools.  ...more...

Orange Day

Orange Day

On Friday 2nd November the school held an ‘Orange’ Day where students were invited to dress in orange and to provide a gold coin donation in support of the charity ‘Orange Sky Laundry’.  ...more...

Socktober Crazy Sock Day

Socktober Crazy Sock Day

Crazy sock day was a ‘sight to behold’ when St Joseph’s students wore their most weird, wonderful and crazy socks to school. It was all in the name of fun and fundraising to contribute to the education of children living in impoverished countries. ...more...