Established in 1956, St Joseph’s College is a leading co-educational Catholic College located in Toowoomba, Queensland.

We are driven by our commitment to serve others and look to the ideals and values of Edmund Rice and the Christian Brothers for guidance and direction.

St Joseph’s supports 850 students from Year 7 to Year 12. Each individual isprovided with opportunities that allow them to create their best future with the support of leading educators, family and a strong community.

Let’s create your child’s best future, together.

Principal’s Welcome

Welcome to the St Joseph’s College, Toowoomba website. On behalf of the St Joseph’s College Community I invite you to engage with this site to discover our school and what characterises education here.

St Joseph’s College was founded in 1956 by the Christian Brothers and we are a Catholic co-educational College for young women and men in Years 7-12. Our College is built on the legacy of the Christian Brothers, and we proudly continue to be driven by our commitment to serve others based on the ideals and values of Edmund Rice and the Christian Brothers.

Our College Mission Statement calls us to provide a liberating education that is inspired by Christian principles that permeate all aspects of College life. In this way we provide every avenue for our young women and men to be respectful of the truth, open to reality, community orientated, and willing to strive to grow as individuals making the most of their unique gifts.

We are immensely proud of the opportunities that are afforded to students here at St Joseph’s College. With a wide ranging co-curricular cultural and sporting programme, excellence in learning and teaching, and faith formation and prayer life, we are able to partner with you in developing young men and women who are prepared for a dynamic world.

The staff of St Joseph’s College have a deep passion for ensuring that each student is provided with the opportunity to engage in a quality holistic Catholic education. This passion for providing a holistic education combined with a commitment to the ongoing development of modern educational facilities and the prioritization of the allocation of resources to improving student outcomes, makes St Joseph’s College a great school community of which to be a part.

Please do not hesitate to contact the College should you require any further information.

 

Kort Goodman
Principal

 

Benefits of Co-Education

At St Joseph’s, we believe coeducation is the best way to prepare young men and women for the world in which they will live. Coeducation has been part of our learning environment since 1983 when the first girls started at St Joseph’s College.

St Joseph's College Toowoomba

The Campus

Located at the top of the range in Toowoomba, St Joseph’s College is a contemporary school in a historical setting with open spaces and beautiful gardens.
As we continue on our journey to develop a new vision and direction for St Joseph’s College, we are building new areas and redesigning many general learning areas.

St Joseph's College Toowoomba

Our History

In 1955, Mr Vince Crowley called a meeting to investigate the possibility of establishing a Catholic Boys school on the eastern side of Toowoomba to eliminate the need for the boys on the eastern side of town to ride their bikes.

Our Values - The Heart of the College

St Joseph’s College is founded on the ideals and values of Blessed Edmund Rice, founder of the Christian Brothers.

Compassion

We care for and accept all members of the St Joseph’s community.
We are aware and proactive in attending to the needs of others.

Respect

We accept and respect everyone in our community.
We listen compassionately and are kind to everyone.

Endeavour

We strive to work hard and have an ambition to succeed.
We persist through challenges and have the resilience to push forward.

Dignity

Each individual brings value to our community and is born in the image of God.
We treat people how we would like to be treated.

Leadership Team

Mr Kort Goodman

Principal

Mrs Julie-Anne Rasmussen

Acting Deputy Principal

Mrs Kerri-Anne Fellenberg

Assistant Principal Curriculum

Mr Joe Cryle

Assistant Principal Students

Miss Kelly-Marie Ford

Acting Assistant Principal Missions

Mr Geoff Morgan

College Business Manager

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