Welcome to St Joseph’s Primary


Term 2 Return to School

Return to school for Term 2 Week 5 is outlined in this letter from Principal Therese Seymour. If you have any questions or concerns please contact the school office.

Parent Assistance for Blended Learning

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Student email Joeys Student Portal has a link. Students login with school email and password. Stage staff can assist with student login details or contact Technology Officer Ros Kingsford (staff emails).
Google Drive Joeys Student Portal has a link. Students login with school email and password. Stage staff can assist with student login details or contact Technology Officer Ros Kingsford (staff emails)
Google Classroom
(Stage 3 and Stage 2)
Joeys Student Portal has a link. Students login with school email and password. Stage staff can assist with student login details or contact Technology Officer Ros Kingsford (staff emails)
Zoom Email invitation will be sent by staff (hint: check emails regularly). Students cannot set up their own Zoom meetings. Stage staff can assist with student login details  (staff emails)
Wushka Go directly to Wushka or see link on Joeys Student Portal. Students login with Wushka username and password. Stage staff can assist with student login details  (staff emails)
SORA
(eBooks and Audiobooks)
Instructions on accessing SORA located here or go directly to SORA. Students will have to authenticate to access using Diocesan username & password. Contact Library Manager Ros Kingsford (staff emails).
Class Dojo App for mobile devices. All parents/carers should have received an invitation from their stage. Stage staff can assist with  details  (staff emails)
Spelling City
(Stage 2 & Stage 1)
Can be accessed using the App or go the website or go to Joeys Student Portal. Stage staff can assist with student login details  (staff emails)
Study Ladder
(Stage 3, Stage 2 & Stage 1)
Can be accessed on the website or go to Joeys Student Portal. Stage staff can assist with student login details  (staff emails).
Prodigy
(Stage 3 & Stage 2)
Can be accessed on the website or go to Joeys Student Portal. Log in with Google (use student Diocesan email) & code supplied by staff. Stage staff can assist with student login details & access codes  (staff emails).
STEM All STEM work for all stages can be found on the appropriate STEM Page on Joeys Student Portal.. Contact STEM staff Anna Moloney or Dana Crosby (staff emails).
education.com To access Classroom Mode go to the website or use the App. Choose “Sign In With Classroom Code.” Contact Early Stage 1 staff for class code (staff emails).
Chess Club Online Students across all stages can play this online tournament. Contact Chess Club Coordinator for access. Chess Club Coordinator: Mrs Danielle Bullen (mrsdaniellebullen@gmail.com).
Kahoot!
(Stage 3 & Stage 2)
Access via Kahoot website. No log in required when completing challenges. New link provided for each new quiz by teachers. Stage staff can assist with student login details(staff emails).
Understanding Faith Access via Understanding Faith website or stage based Google Classrooms. Students will have to authenticate to access using Diocesan username & password. Stage staff can assist with student login details  (staff emails).
To Know, Worship & Love Access via TKWL website or from stage based Google Classrooms. Students will have to authenticate to access using Diocesan username & password. Stage staff can assist with student login details  (staff emails).
Typing Club
(Stage 2)
Go to EdClub website, sign in with Diocesan username & password. Stage staff can assist with student login details  (staff emails).
Dance Mat Typing
(Suitable for ALL Stages)
Go directly to the website Dance Mat Typing. No login required.
School supplied device issues If you are having hardware problems with a school issued device please contact the Stage staff, they will then submit a helpdesk for action. Contact Stage staff  (staff emails).
Learning from home Catholic Schools Office Lismore Learning from Home website has helpful information for families. No login required.

COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

All letters and information relating to COVID-19 school closures, fees etc can be found on our Recent Notes page of our website. Updates from the Catholic Schools Office will also be provided via the Catholic Schools Office website. To assist in explaining COVID-19 to students you may find this explanation for children helpful. For information on Masses please visit our Parish website. Useful tips for parents on using Zoom can be found here.