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

Granite Belt Maths Team Challenge

Granite Belt Maths Team Challenge

The end of Term 3 saw the culminating activity of our problem-solving program for the Year 5 and 6 students.  ...more...

Warwick State High Maths Team Challenge

Warwick State High Maths Team Challenge

On Wednesday October 10th, 12 St Joseph’s students, accompanied by Mr Fleming and parents, competed in the annual Warwick State High Maths Team Challenge.  ...more...

St Joseph’s goes yellow for ‘R U OK? Day’

St Joseph’s goes yellow for ‘R U OK? Day’

Staff and students at St Joseph’s were encouraged to wear the colour yellow in support of ‘R U OK? Day’ on the 13th September, a day organised by the St. Joseph’s Student Representative Council and Head of Pastoral Care, Mrs Lorien Kirby.  ...more...