Sports & Athletics

Physical Education

All students participate in physical education five days per week. They are instructed in a wide variety of sports and have lessons in swimming, skating, gymnastics, and cross-country skiing through local community programs.

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St. Joseph has basketball teams for Grade 7 girls and boys coached by parent volunteers. The teams compete against other Grade 7 teams in the area.

Grade 4-7 students are also invited to participate in the annual Knight of Columbus Free Throw Competition. Finalists from each grade go on to compete against other local schools in the regional competition at Immaculata High.

Cross Country Running

In the spring the St. Joseph Cross Country running team trains regularly at Mission Creek Park. They compete against other Grade 4-7 students in the area and host an annual invitational race.

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Track and Field

St. Joseph School hosts an invitational track meet for Grade 4-7 students each May featuring events such as shot put, discus, long jump, triple jump and running. Top students in each event are also able to compete at the District Track Meet.


Each year St. Joseph fields volleyball teams for Grade 7 boys and girls. The teams compete against other local Grade 7 teams and host their own tournament each November.

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St. Joseph students skiing


Grade 6 students participate in cross country skiing lessons at the Telemark Nordic Club. St. Joseph School is also a pick up/drop off point for the Big White after school program in January.