About Us


At St Joseph’s Bombala we take pride in delivering an education that caters for a diverse group of learners in a rural setting. We aim to build a community where students conduct active investigations through research and higher order thinking into questions, issues and ideas. The school delivers learning programs that guide all students towards independent work with support matched to individual learning needs. We work with parents to build confidence and resilience, support individual learning and challenge students to think deeply and achieve high expectations. 

We pride ourselves on our:

  • Strong spiritual and nurturing nature based on the Gospel values of Jesus and following in the footsteps of St Mary MacKillop.
  • Academic focus and excellence in teaching and learning.
  • High personal achievement for all students in challenging learning environment.
  • Successful and innovative programs in arts, technology and sport.
  • Dedicated and caring staff.
  • Focus on responsibility, student leadership and respect.
  • Development of social responsibility through our involvement with the local and overseas communities.
  • Strong communication with parents through weekly newsletters, teacher/parent meetings and information evenings.
  • Active and involved parents & a hard-working and dedicated School Community Council