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Welcome to Your Place - Tony Paatsch, College Principal

As you begin your journey it is important we work together in educating your son as he grows to a young man. We hope he will embrace the visions and values of St Joseph's. 

Read a full transcript of Mr Paatsch's video below: 

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Meet Your College Captain for 2021 - Oscar, College Captain 2021

Our College Captain Oscar and the entire leadership team is looking forward to meeting you all and encouraging you as you start Year 7 next year. There are exciting times ahead!

Read a transcript of Oscar's video below: 

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Once A Joey's Boy, Always A Joey's Boy - Julie Cole, Fundraising & Alumni Coordinator

St Joseph's extends far beyond our College gates, our community is your community. Fundraising & Alumni Coordinator Julie Cole talks of the wonderful connections that students are all a part of. 

Read a transcript of Julie's welcome below: 

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Julie Cole
Fundraising and Alumni Coordinator

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Starting at Secondary School - Simon Piasente, Head of Waterford (Years 7 & 8)

There will be many new things to learn and explore as you begin your journey with us at St Joseph's. There is lots of support available for you all and new and exciting things to come! Mr Simon Piasente our Head of Waterford (Years 7-8) presents some information for you all. 

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Uniform & Bus Travel Information - Simon Piasente, Head of Waterford (Years 7 & 8) 

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Mr Simon Piasente - Head of Waterford (Years 7 & 8)

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Welcome to Waterford - Brendan Reed - Head of Learning

So what will you study? What items and books will you need? What do parents & carers need to get started? 
Our Head of Learning at Waterford Mr Brendan Reed covers a lot of common questions when starting Year 7. 

Read the full transcript of the video below: 

Mr Brendan Reed

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Making Year 7 a Memorable Experience - Meleah Zanos, Year 7 Coordinator

With over 300 new students starting in 2021, your Year 7 Coordinators will be looking out for you all. Meet Meleah Zanos one of our two Coordinators who will be ready to greet you next year. 

Read the full transcript from the video below: 

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Meleah Zanos - Year 7 Coordinator

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See you all on Orientation Day and in 2021 - Peter Malone, Year 7 Coordinator

What can you do between now and Orientation Day?  Your Year 7 Coordinators will be looking out for you all. Meet Peter Malone one of our two Coordinators who will be ready to greet you next year. 

Read the full transcript of the video below: 

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Peter Malone - Year 7 Coordinator

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My experience as a Year 7 student - Eric, Year 7 2020

Hear first hand from current Year 7 student Eric who talks about his first year at St Joseph's.





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