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Vision and Mission Statement
Camps and excursions
Extra Curricular Activities
Key Learning Areas
Parent Information Book
New school bus creates opportunities for rich learning experiences
Sorry Day – Kenneth Watson-Cuttler Award
Preps exceed reading benchmark
Private Music Lessons
Reconciliation Fun Run
Learning is a Lifelong Pursuit
Making Books Come Alive
Class vision statements
New structures, new spaces and more air conditioning
Reaching for the stars
Arthur Conlon Art Experience
Multiculturalism at St Joseph's
Improving Our School
Students Participate in Cultural Training
Student Artwork on Display at Wondai Art Gallery
St Joseph’s is focusing on engaging students in reading through a program called Reading Angels, which has already resulted in improved reading levels for students across the school.
The Reading Angels program is based on research from The Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic and Social Research, as well as other institutions, that indicates that increased exposure to reading improves academic outcomes for children regardless of social, racial or socio-economic boundaries.
Students read at their ascertained level 3 mornings per week to peer coaches from Year 5/6 who have volunteered their time and who are assisted by teachers and community volunteers.
The Reading Angels program runs every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday mornings beginning at 8:15am.