As a co-educational Catholic college for students in Years 7 to 12, St Joseph's strives to give all students a holistic education in a challenging and enriching environment, aimed at providing a strong foundation for their future.
At St Joseph's all students are valued and all are encouraged to realise their potential through stimulating and enriching learning experiences.
During the St Jospeh's College upcoming Open Afternoon, visitors will have a chance to discover more about the many opportunities open to students through the college's comprehensive curriculum.
If you would like to experience 21st century learning at St Joseph's College, Lochinvar, then head along to the Open Afternoon on May 21, from 4pm to 6pm.
Students' literary skills will be on display in the college's English learning spaces and visitors will also be able to enjoy some debating and poetry sessions.
Visiting the PDHPE spaces, visitors will discover what St Joseph's students have been learning this term through a series of active demonstrations.
St Joseph's aims to showcase and nurture the individual talents of all students.
Creative Arts' students will be showcasing their musical and artistic performances throughout the afternoon, giving visitors an insight into some of the creative pursuits students at St Joseph's can choose to explore.
Taking a look inside the college's science labs, visitors will learn a thing or two themselves as they watch students engage in a range of laboratory practicals and experiments.
Visitors will also have the opportunity to experience the wonderful Technology and VET facilities, see students engaged in hands-on subjects and be treated to an afternoon tea prepared by the college's Food Technology students.
Samples of students' work will be on display in the HSIE, Maths and Religion learning spaces.
With the college library and reception also open during the tour, visitors will be able to view an original artwork designed by Sister Dorothy Woodward that encapsulates the spirit of St Joseph's.
For families of students with additional needs, visitors will have a chance to talk with the college's specialist staff at the Learning Support Centre.
Here they can also discuss the support options available to students with a disability or other additional needs.
The College Hall in MacKillop Place will be also open during the day, with displays about St Joseph's heritage and traditions, ministry and uniform.
This will also give families the opportunity to meet with the members of the College Executive.
To attend the Open Day, please register your interest.