Our School

School Profile

St. Joseph the Worker School commenced operation in 1978 in order to provide a Catholic education for all the children of the parish. Our parish and school motto is “Let us work together”.

In 2019, St Joseph the Worker School comprises of 10 class groups, with straight grades in Prep and multi-age classes in Years 1 & 2, 3 & 4, and 5 & 6.

Our school offers a wide range of learning opportunities and resources for students to access including a library and computer lab, and a range of playing areas. We offer specialist lessons in Physical Education, LOTE Italian, Music and Art.

Please contact us to make a time to visit, or drop in and our school leaders will be happy to show you around our school.

School Prayer

Dear Lord,

We ask you to guide and watch over us through our journey at St Joseph the Worker.

Let us Make Jesus Real by working together each and every day.

Help us to make our school a safe and happy environment for all teachers, parents and students.

Let us keep the ill and less fortunate in our hearts and hope that they find love, strength and protection.

St Joseph the Worker, Pray for Us.

2019 Staff

Positions of Leadership

Parish Priest – Father Emmanual Bonello

Principal – Maria Barnes

Deputy Principal – Maria Raso

Learning Life & Faith Leader – Vicki De Leo

Learning & Teaching Leader – Maria Raso

Numeracy Leader – Jill Marr

Literacy Leader – Jessica Milesi 

Student Wellbeing / Sustainability Leader – Connie Bof

Student Diversity Leader – Christine Hawkins

Classroom Teachers

Prep 1 – Vicki De Leo (Mon-Thurs)  Nadia Venditti (Fri)  Prep 2 – Jacqueline Causer

JLA1Michael Dean JLA2 – Meg McKenzie JLA3 – Natalie Ferron 

MLA1 – Violet Holcombe ML2 – Caitllin Rexley 

SLA1Stephanie Asdagi SLA2Maureen McArdle (Mon – Wed) Pauline Turnball (Thu-Fri) SLA3Jackie Hammond (Mon) Beth Cilia (Tuesday – Fri)

Specialist Teachers

Physical EducationCara Boutsead

LOTE (Italian) – Lina Palumbo

Arts Teacher – Connie Bof

Music – Kate Harris 

Library – Rosa Adorno

Support Staff

Bursar – Debbie Polimeni

Administration Officer – Angela Parisi

Integration Aides –  Angela Todaro, Gina Capogreco and Josephine Trinchi

Enrolment Information

2020 Enrolment

Please contact the office for further information regarding enrolment for 2020 and book in for a tour of the school.

2019 School Tour Dates