ST JOSEPH'S SCHOOL
Nau mai, Haere mai - Welcome to St Joseph's School in Feilding, NZ
St. Joseph’s is an integrated Catholic Primary School providing for students from New Entrants to Year 8. We currently have a roll of around 130.
St. Joseph’s is a school in which the whole School community, through the general school programme, its religious instructions and observances, exercises the right to live and teach the values of Jesus Christ. These values are expressed in the Scriptures, practices, worship and doctrine of the Roman Catholic Church.
The Religious Education programme is an integral part of the Curriculum. The principles, truths and ethics of that programme permeate whatever the School does.
The focal point of the whole school is Christ.
The pupils are taught that God is creator, that Jesus Christ is God made man and that their ultimate goal is heaven.
Our school is a Roman Catholic School in which the whole community, through the general school programme and its religious education and observances, exercises the right to live and teach the values of Jesus Christ.
The Religious Education Program for Catholic Primary Schools in Aotearoa, New Zealand is taught in all classes. This curriculum provides a comprehensive program in religious education, spirituality and Christian values
C.A.R.E. Values :
Community – Involve the whole learning community
Acceptance – Accept, identify and meet the learning needs of individuals
Respect- Establish and expect respectful relationships
Excellence – Strive together for excellence in all we do
2020 SCHOOL TERM DATES AND HOLIDAYS
Term 1: Monday 3rd February to Thursday 9th April
Term 2: Tuesday 28th April to Friday 3rd July
Term 3: Monday 20th July to Friday 25th September
Term 4: Monday 12th October to Tuesday 15th December
Waitangi Day - Wednesday 6th February
Good Friday - Friday 10th April
Easter Monday - Monday 13th April
Easter Tuesday - Tuesday 14th April
ANZAC Day - Thursday 27th April
Queen’s Birthday - Monday 1st June
Labour Day - Monday 26th October