About St. Joseph Catholic School

Our mission is to foster the development of the total child in spirit, mind and body. Through Jesus, we encourage the pursuit of excellence in a community of love and respect.

Why Should I Choose St. Joseph Catholic School For My Family?

Founded in 1938, St. Joseph is home to over 300 students from Kindergarten through Grade 7. Your child will receive a quality, faith-based education that emphasizes high academic standards and the virtues of kindness, honesty and service. Our dedicated teachers embrace the philosophy of Whole Child Education and encourage students to think critically and creatively. St. Joseph School provides a supportive, caring and safe environment where your child will be inspired to reach their full potential.

As a Group 1 Independent School, St. Joseph follows the curriculum requirements set out by the BC Ministry of Education. In addition to these standards, we strive to enrich your child's learning experience through extra-curricular activities and expanded programming. 

What Kind Of Programs Will My Child Experience?

Along with a focus on academic success, students enjoy a wide variety of extra-curricular programs including:

  • Fine arts (music, theatrical productions)

  • Athletics (swimming, skating, gymnastics, volleyball, basketball, track & field, cross country)

  • Outdoor learning opportunities (outdoor academy, field trips, student retreats)

  • Technology (robotics, coding, smart boards, ipad and computer labs)

Does My Child Have To Be Catholic?

No. St. Joseph is inclusive and welcomes all who genuinely seek to be part of the life of the school and wish to share in a vibrant, well-resourced learning environment based on Catholic faith and values.

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