Monthly Archives: November 2014


Search for Memorabilia!!

  Old photographs (of the school, the students, the staff) Film Footage Old Uniforms Trophies Old school trip itineraries Team Photograps Reports Flyers Menus Diaries etc… All items are welcome and greatly appreciated and we thank you for your ... [read more]


MEP visits St Joseph’s

MEP Martina Anderson pictured  with St Joseph’s Vice Principal Mrs Mulligan, Councillor Terry Hearty, Mickey Brady MLA, Student Council Chairperson Mrs Burns, Senior Prefects and members of the Student Council. MEP Anderson visited St Joseph’s recently to explain her role as an MEP.  She spoke about her own particular career path and the importance of exercising the right to vote.  She invited pupils to ask questions which she answered very ... [read more]

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‘Cross’ Success for St. Joseph’s in Schools Running Event

On Tuesday 11th November over 40 pupils from St. Joseph’s High School Crossmaglen took part in the Post-Primary Cross Country Championship event at Kilbroney Park, Rostrevor. The Newry and Mourne district event saw a host of School’s from the area take part, with the St. Joseph’s pupils digging deep in atrocious weather conditions to take home a fine haul of medals and plaques. Year 8 pupil Eimear Traynor wasted no time in getting down to business with ... [read more]

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2015 School’s Environmental Calendar competition

Alyssa Shields a year 9 pupil from St. Joseph’s,  was delighted to have her beautiful poster chosen as one of the 13 winners in the 2015 School’s environmental Calendar competition.  Alyssa’s creative design will be the focal point for the month of May in the 2015 calendar. Everyone at St. Joseph’s is extremely proud of Alyssa’s achievement   Mayor Dáire Hughes and CompetitionWinner Alyssa Shields Miss Rooney (Head of Art), Alyssa Shields and her Art Teacher, Mr. ... [read more]


113A research trip to Belfast Zoo

On Wednesday 12th November, the 113A class went to Belfast Zoo to carryout research for their Essential Skills Portfolio.  This turned out to be a highly enjoyable day for everyone involved and enabled the students to gain a better understanding of their portfolios which they will be completing in the coming ... [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.