St Joseph's Catholic School

Our Charism

Our Mission Statement

At Saint Joseph's, Catholic School Cloncurry we work in partnership with students, parents, parish and the local community to provide a welcoming and inclusive learning and teaching environment.

We provide a high quality curriculum which caters for the different needs of each student. Our students will experience a wide range of activities both for personal growth and the benefit of the wider community.

Our school community is witness to the teachings of Jesus and takes its inspiration from St Mary of the Cross Mackillop.

The Philosophy of our School

 We endeavour to create a happy, co-operative atmosphere with a family spirit of friendliness between the parents, children, staff, parish priest and wider community. 

As a Catholic School modeled on the Gospel values of Jesus, we... 

  • Encourage our children towards an integration of faith and life, that is to recognise God is with us in the everyday reality of our lives;
  • Emphasise the central place of Jesus in the life of the School;
  • Implement structures which enable students to experience Gospel values;
  • Introduce children to our Catholic heritage;
  • Offer a curriculum in the subject areas of Religious Education, English, Mathematics,Science, the Arts, Studies of Society and Environment, Technology, Health and Physical Education, Language other than English.
  • Respect individual learners and promote academic excellence;
  • Encourage an understanding of and pride in the uniqueness of our rural community;
  • Encourage co-operation, responsibility, self discipline and freedom so that the child can grow towards his/her potential physically, emotionally, spiritually and intellectually;
  • Encourage home/school partnership in every possible way;


Principal: Judy Bell

Sheaffe Street
Cloncurry Qld 4824

P: (07) 4742 1633

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We are in week 6 of school holidays
Term 1 starts Tuesday 29 January 2019