Learning Journey

Junior Years

In the junior years, students encounter choice and challenge. They are exposed to a full range of core-based subjects and elective opportunities.

Students can develop the problem-solving skills and critical thinking skills required to transform into successful learners.

The progressive scope of our curriculum is at the forefront of innovation and will create your child’s best future.

The Junior Curriculum spans four years of learning commencing in Year 7 and is based on the Australian Curriculum.

The following core subjects underpin our curriculum:

  • Religious Education
  • English
  • Mathematics
  • Science
  • Humanities
  • Health and Physical Education.
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St Joseph's College Toowoomba

These are complemented by a mix of compulsory and elective subjects that appeal to each student’s personal interest and passion including:

  • Visual Art
  • Drama
  • Music
  • Dance
  • Design Technologies (Graphics, Wood, Metal and Home Economics)
  • Business and Economics
  • Japanese

Years 8 and 9 Curriculum Night

The team at St Joseph’s College enable your learning journey to not only be exciting and enjoyable, but also easy to navigate with access to information nights and curriculum handbooks.

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Year 7 and 8 Curriculum Handbook

Years 7 and 8 set the foundations of your child's future. Students can choose from a full range of subjects that will create their best future.

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Year 9 Curriculum Handbook

Learning in Year 9 is rigorous and inclusive of all students. Students can become critical and creative thinkers, to problem-solve and to understand the connections between their learning and the real world.

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Year 10 Curriculum Handbook

Important decisions are made in Year 10 as students begin to emerge from the junior years with confidence, resilience and self-reflective skills.

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