Students are St Joseph’s Tranmere are confident and capable young people. We nurture this through a range of opportunities for student leadership throughout their time with us.
Our year 5 and 6 students have the opportunity to be senior leaders, sports team captains and ambassadors for the school in a range of community activities.
Just Leadership Team
Students from Year 5 and 6 are invited to attend training through Caritas Australia in order to form a Social Justice awareness raising group which is called the Just Leadership team. The team is responsible for fund raising for the Mary MacKillop Foundation and awareness raising of global social justice issues.
Reconnectors is our student leadership group that supports the Ecological Conversion focus within our school. This team, led by Ali Hull develops and maintains projhects with the sustainability focus. This includes Nude Food, Waste Management, garden projects and monitoring energy use. Students in years 5 and 6 can apply to become a part of this leadership team.
Students in this team support technology use in the school including the PA system and they also help Junior Primary classes with all technology. The leaders will also be making educational videos for the school.
Members of the Hospitality team will support our community and welcome visitors to our school. They will also help with morning teas and the P&F with the sales of garlic bread and ice blocks.
In the Marketing team the student leaders promote our school by posting upcoming events, writing articles and taking photos of things that are happening at St Joseph's Tranmere. These are uploaded to the school social media sites to help promote our school.
PALS (Peer Assistant Leaders)
This team helps to support their peers while out in the yard helping to create a positive and safe atmosphere for everyone.
(Written by members of the Marketing Team)