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

Top Gold For Winemakers

Top Gold For Winemakers

The St Joseph’s 2017 Pinot Grigio took out Top Gold at the Royal Adelaide Wine Show – National Schools Wine Competition, on Friday 27th October, scoring an outstanding 18.6 out of 20 to beat teams from all around the country. ...more...

Samsung Cup Representatives

Samsung Cup Representatives

On the first weekend of the holidays, a group of Year 4-6 students
 travelled to the Sunshine Coast to compete in the Samsung
Primary School’s Cup.  ...more...

Colour Fun Run

Colour Fun Run

This term the Year 7 Students with support of PC Teachers Ms Tracey Cullinan and Andrew Barker, coordinated the CUA Colour Fun Run to raise much needed funds for Granite Belt Support Services, QISSN/Confraternity 2018 and resourcing for both campuses.  ...more...