Key Features of Our School

  • A broad curriculum incorporating English, Mathematics, Science and Technology, History, Geography, Personal
  •  Development, Health and Physical Education, Creative Arts and Religious Education.
  • Additional programs include:    
    • Specialist dance teachers delivering a 10 week dance program for all children.
    • Specialist gymnastics teachers provide a program in Years 1, Year 3 and Year 5.
    • Learn to swim program is offered in Kinder to Year 4.
    • Surf Awareness Program with CPR component for Year Six students.
    • Kindergarten to Year Six in-school Public Speaking Program leading to Inter-School Public Speaking Competition for selected students in Years Five and Six.
    • Wide range of inter-school sporting opportunities at competition level.
  • The contemporary use of technology to support teaching and learning, including a Bring Your Own Designated Device program running in Years 4-6.
  • Environmental Awareness is integrated in the curriculum and actioned through hands on activities including the garden club and responsible stewardship at school and in the home.
  • School facilities include a well resourced library, canteen, shaded play areas, grass play area, Parish hall, Special Education and Reading Recovery rooms. All classrooms are equipped with Interactive Whiteboards and devices with Internet connection.
  • Many community activities including St. Joseph's Parish fete, St Joseph’s Feast Day, school Walkathon and BBQ, and the end of year concert.
  • Regular school assemblies with recognition of student achievement with award system, class performance items and student leadership opportunities.
  • Highly qualified and committed staff.
  • A welcoming and supportive school environment.