Curriculum Overview

St Joachim’s School sets a high standard across all subject areas. Our teachers are committed and focused specialists in their field, and are trained to deliver the best possible learning outcomes.

St Joachim’s School caters for every aspect of learning including a number of specialist areas of interest which allow students to broaden their curricular experiences.

Classroom.jpgThe Learning Areas at St Joachim’s School are:

  • Religious Education
  • English
  • Mathematics
  • Science
  • HASS - Civics and Citizenship,  Humanities and Social Sciences
  • The Arts (Music, Visual Art, Media Arts, Dance & Drama)
  • Technologies (Design and Technologies, Digital Technologies)
  • Health & Physical Education
  • Languages (Italian)

We have specialist teachers in the following areas:

  • Health and Physical Education
  • Music
  • Art
  • Italian
  • Teacher Librarian

From the beginning of 2012 St Joachim’s School teachers will commence implementing the Australian Curriculum, a national framework for schooling which aims at providing consistent curriculum, assessment and reporting.

Teachers communicate an overview of learning outcomes at the beginning of each term to keep parents informed about specific curriculum content appropriate to their child’s year level.

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