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St Joseph’s Parish Primary School106 Church StBalranald, NSW, 2715 (03) 5020 1592 admin.balranald@wf.catholic.edu.au principal.balranald@wf.catholic.edu.au Make an enquiry

Aboriginal Education

‘For thousands of years, you have fashioned a culture that endures to this day. And during all this time, the Spirit of God has been with you’ ‘Your culture, which shows the lasting genius and dignity of your race, must Read More …

Arts & Culture

“In the longer term, learning in the Creative Arts assists students in their lifelong learning in the visual arts, music, drama and dance. It also assists students to participate in and contribute to cultural life, to become informed consumers of Read More …

School fees

The fee levels (per annum) are as follows:   $ per annum Tuition Years K – 6 *Sibling discount applies Book Fees Chromebook levy Building & Maintenance levy *per family $710 $130 $173 $140 *Where siblings attend our school, the Read More …

Sport

Participation and involvement in sport is encouraged in all our schools. It is expected that in striving for the good of the team, students will give their best and work with their teammates to achieve goals. The sports offered at Read More …

Uniform

Summer Uniform Girls Boys Winter Uniform Girls Boys Sports Uniform Girls Boys Uniform Shop Information All items of clothing (new and second-hand) may be purchased from the school. The office staff is responsible for accepting payments for uniforms and issuing Read More …

Meeting the needs of all students

One of the strengths of Catholic Education in Wilcannia-Forbes Diocese is the diversity of students. It reflects the diversity of life in Western NSW and the curriculum embraces this.  It takes into account each student’s strengths, learning needs, their cultural Read More …

Our school community

Our school motto: Let your light shine before all  (Matthew 5:16) Members of the St Joseph’s school community are encouraged to live out the true mission of Jesus by recognising and acknowledging the sacredness and uniqueness of each individual. The Read More …

Vision & Mission

St Joseph’s School: Is guided and inspired by the life and message of Jesus Christ. Provides a welcoming, supportive and nourishing environment with the highest quality of education that focuses on the development of the whole person, encompassing mind, body, Read More …

Our Catholic identity

Nowhere in the world is there a Catholic school system similar to Australia. With over twenty percent of all children in the nation attending Catholic schools, Catholic education holds a unique place in the history and mission of the Catholic Read More …