“moto In Hoc Signo Vinci” – It is a motto meaning “In this sign you will conquer.”
Education in the Catholic tradition is a lifelong process of seeking and coming to know God in the fullness of creation. The purpose of St. Joseph’s School, West Tamworth is to assist parents and the local church community of St. Patrick’s Parish in the formation of students in heart, mind, body and spirit. ‘We must teach more by example than by word.” Blessed Mary MacKillop. 1867 Aged 25.
About St Joseph’s
St Joseph’s School has a long tradition of providing Catholic education to the Tamworth Community specifically families in the parish of St Patrick’s West Tamworth. Our parish community is inclusive of all families involved in our school with a strong cohesive partnership forged between parents, parishioners and the local community. We aim to provide quality Catholic education encompassing spiritual, cognitive, social, moral, physical and emotional dimensions of the students.
St Joseph’s prides itself on working with parents to support and challenge to gain knowledge and skills to participate positively in society and make discerning choices in their lives. This report provides parents and the wider community with fair and accurate information about aspects of the schools development and performance.
St Joseph’s is a welcoming community where individuals and relationships are valued and respected. The support and spirit of cooperation that exists within the school is evident daily in the generous contributions of many enthusiastic people. We recognise and commemorate our strong and proud history and look forward to further contributions into the future.