Extracurricular Activities

The interests and talents of students are nurtured in a wide variety of activities.

At St Joseph's we believe that students should be encouraged to express themselves outside the classroom through academic, extracurricular and sporting opportunities which are supported by committed staff who believe in the importance of educating the whole person.

Creative and performing arts opportunities

  • Coding
  • Chess
  • CAPTIVATE choir and strings Program
  • Talent shows
  • Guitar Club
  • Games Club
  • Kool Kids music program and art
  • Dance Fever
  • Christmas concert
  • Playgroup
  • Makerspace
  • Infants and Primary Drama Club
  • School discos

Curriculum-relevant excursions and incursions

  • Book Week activities (enhance our reading program)
  • ‘Meet the Teacher' night
  • Parent education sessions
  • ‘Voice of Youth’ Public Speaking Competition
  • Author and illustrator visits
  • Premier’s Reading Challenge
  • Literacy and Numeracy Week activities
  • Catholic Schools Week
  • Sacramental programs
  • Whole-school masses
  • St Joseph's Day and Mary MacKillop Day activities

Sporting events which encourage enjoyment for all

  • Weekly sport
  • Representative sport (zone, diocesan, inter-diocesan and state)
  • Athletics, swimming and cross-country carnivals
  • Netball, basketball, soccer and touch football gala days
  • Gymnastics program