Monthly Archives: April 2014

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Trocaire’s Lenten Campaign

On Tuesday 15th March, pupils in St Joseph’s  were treated to an extra ordinary assembly.  In order to promote Trocaire’s Lenten Campaign for 2014, members of Year 11 took part in a flash mob.  The flash mob surprised both staff and students alike, and high lighted the importance of saving water.  Pupils have since uploaded their flash mob onto, where they hope to win a competition.  Please go onto the website and ‘like’ our ... [read more]

Darren Cunningham & Lee McShane

Fishing and Soccer Success for St Joseph’s Pupils

Mr Jones congratulates Lee McShane (Year 8) who was awarded “player of the tournament” at a Year 8 soccer blitz at St Paul’s  Bessbrook last week.  Mrs Millar is pictured presenting Darren Cunningham (Year 12)  the “Tafi” all Ireland fishing cup that Darren won in Scotland ... [read more]


Formal Fun for St Joseph’s

St Joseph’s celebrated their 26th Annual School formal on Friday 11th April in Newry Golf Inn. A fantastic night was had by the Year 12 pupils, teachers and their ... [read more]


Success for year 10 Pupils

Mrs Mulligan  congratulates Rian Hoey who recently won the N.Ireland under 14 snooker championship.  Mr Jones congratulates Shea Rafferty on winning round one of the Turkington Junior Rally Summer Championship in Portadown.  Well done to both Year 10 ... [read more]

Local Politicians

St Joseph’s New School Campaign Continues.

The campaign for a new school for St Joseph’s High School Crossmaglen continues! Now in its 50th year, the South Armagh school has literally outgrown itself. Its surge in academic success in recent years coupled with the reintroduction of A Levels 10 years ago has meant that the school is no longer fit to accommodate the ever-growing student population. Many parts of the school building are outdated, with much of the school environment cramped and unsuitable ... [read more]

Welcome to St.Joseph’s High School Crossmaglen

It gives me great pleasure to welcome you to our school website. St Joseph’s High School Crossmaglen is a non selective, co-educational post primary school that welcomes and values all pupils from 11 – 18 years, and encourages them to be the best that they can be.

St. Joseph’s works in partnership with parents and pupils to maximise the academic and creative potential of all pupils enabling them to achieve the highest educational standards, thereby enriching their lives, the community and the economy.

As a Catholic school we promote dignity, self esteem, respect and foster the faith of all pupils. We pride ourselves on being a community in which each individual is recognised and valued.