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Our Mission

To extend and foster the teaching ministry of Jesus in the tradition of the Sisters of Saint Joseph of Orange by nurturing and supporting relationships that influence Catholic education.

Our Vision

Empowering school leaders to form students as proactive instruments of unity and reconciliation in the Church and a global society.

Value Proposition

Weaving the charism of the Sisters of Saint Joseph of Orange of unity and reconciliation in the fabric of Catholic education today.

Our Team

Bret E. Allen
Director of Education
Sister Susan 
Children's Literature Specialist
Terri Treiber
Communications Coordinator
Vilma Reza

Core Values

  • Catholic Identity - We support a curriculum and environment based on Scripture, Tradition, the teachings and lived experience of the Catholic Church.

  • Justice - We are called to participate in the mission of Jesus by reaching out to the global community and our earth with compassion and responsibility.

  • Excellence - We foster personal and professional development, accountability, innovation, teamwork and commitment to quality.

  • Dignity - We live and work in a manner that is deeply respectful of the uniqueness and intrinsic value of each person.


Annual Focus


Each year emphasis is placed on one of the four core values or one of the particular directions identified by the Sisters of St. Joseph of Orange to raise awareness and to strengthen implementation of that value within the school communities. 

  • 2008-2009: Unity and Reconciliation

  • 2009-2010: Standing with the Poor

  • 2010-2011: Seven Key Themes of Catholic Social Teaching

  • 2011-2012: Jubilee Spirituality

  • 2012-2013: Unity and Reconciliation

  • 2013-2014: Builders of unity and instruments of reconciliation.

  • 2014-2015: Global Awareness of Pope Francis

  • 2015-2016: A Year of Mercy

  • 2016-2017: Charism

  • 2017-2018: Renewal

  • 2018-2019: Lay Leadership in Catholic Education

  • 2019-2020: Catholic Identity in Catholic Education

  • 2020-2021: Dignity, Justice and Excellence

  • 2021-2022: Ecological Justice

  • 2022-2023: Synodality - Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

  • 2023-2024: Reviving Eucharistic Spirituality in Catholic Schools.

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