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

PROJECT COMPASSION & SHROVE TUESDAY

PROJECT COMPASSION & SHROVE TUESDAY

Last Sunday morning, Mrs Megan Mahoney and several Student Leaders went to the launch and induction of Project Compassion Leaders, held at St Patrick’s Cathedral Toowoomba with Mass being celebrated by Bishop Robert McGuckin.  ...more...

CARITAS LEADERSHIP WORKSHOP

On Thursday 8th February, Year 6 students, Clancy Moncada, Claire Williamson, Rylee Vedelago, Annie McCosker, Callan Grace and Brigid O’Dea went to Sacred Hearts Primary School, Toowoomba to learn about people around the world who are living in poverty.  ...more...

PARENT INFORMATION SESSIONS

PARENT INFORMATION SESSIONS

“As the Principal of St Joseph’s School, I feel it is important that we keep the lines of communication open and honest. The staff and I are aiming to ensure parents are comfortable to ask questions and to actively engage in their son/daughter’s education,” Mr Kendall said. “In the past week on both campuses, we have extended invitations to parents to visit the school and engage with where we are heading." ...more...