St. Joseph's School was
established in 1930 by the Sisters of Our Lady of the Mission at the
request of the local parishioners. We cater for Years 1 - 8, with
approximately 200 pupils currently attending the school.
St. Joseph's Mission Statement is:
Always Faithful - Pumau Ki te Atua
to the teachings and values of Jesus Christ
to provide quality education
to instill a social conscience into all students and to ensure that they
are equipped with the skills to face their futures confidently.
have nine teaching classroom spaces, an excellent Information
Technology Room. The children have access to a modern adventure
playground and an extensive playing field, rugby field, cricket pitch,
swimming pool, netball, tennis and basketball courts.
Religious Education and Music play an important part in the school's culture.
children benefit from the highly qualified and experienced staff who
are dedicated to providing activity based education, Individual Special
Needs are catered for and there is regular interaction with other local
Catholic and Waikato Schools.