About Our School

Catholic – Christ-Centered – Challenging – Contributing

Mission Statement

Ss. Joachim and Anne is a Catholic, Christ-Centered School founded in 1924 in Queens Village, NY, to provide a Christ-centered learning place that fosters intellectual and technological development in an environment of love, justice, and peace.

Ss. Joachim and Anne is a Challenging School that offers a total challenging learning that incorporates both self-contained and departmental instruction in a heterogeneous class setting. We incorporate the Catholic Common Core Initiative, 21st Century Learning through rigor, relevance, creativity and intensity.

Ss. Joachim and Anne is Contributing. Each child develops his own maximum potential necessary to become a valuable contributor in society and our community with an ultimate goal to love God above all and our neighbors as ourselves.

Vision Statement

Ss. Joachim and Anne Catholic School will be

– A school that will provide a challenging experience to develop the whole child ~ spiritually, emotional and mentally.

– A school that will provide students with an environment that maximizes their potential so that they will become moral, social, and global citizens.

– A school that will provide students and school families with a multi-cultural setting so students will learn and show respect and compassion for one another.

– A school that will provide the lasting legacy of the Notre Dame de Namur tradition of faith, service, goodness, and integrity so that it will enjoy the support of its pastor, priests, parents, students, advisory board, faculty, administration, staff, alumni, and benefactors.