Monthly Archives: February 2015


Archbishop Eamon Martin Joins St. Joseph’s High School Crossmaglen To Celebrate Its 50th Anniversary

  On Wednesday 25th February Archbishop of Armagh Eamonn Martin joined staff and pupils past and present from St. Joseph’s High School Crossmaglen to oversee their 50th Anniversary Celebrations. His Grace received a warm welcome to St. Joseph’s, with a guard of honour provided by the Student Council welcoming him on what was a crisp and bright late winter morning. He then accompanied the pupils up to the school library where they enjoyed a chance to speak ... [read more]



    Year 8 pupil, Eimear Traynor performed with distinction at the recent Ulster Cross Country Finals for Post Primary schools.  Having won her District event, Eimear ran confidently in the Mini Girls 1700m race, and despite the breezy and exposed Mallusk conditions, finished in a very credible 13th position. Well done Eimear!   Photo 1: Eimear lines up for the start of the mini girls at the  Ulster Cross Country Finals in Mallusk. Photo 2: Off they go! Eimear ... [read more]



    PE Teachers Miss McCarron and Mr Burke recently accompanied the Year 11 GCSE PE group to Shannaghmore Outdoor Education Centre on a 3 day residential. The PE students were developing their orienteering skills to fulfil the requirements of their practical PE GCSE subject. All involved enjoyed an educational and sociable experience with dry, bright weather being an added bonus. The pupils will now apply their orienteering knowledge and skills to their performance in a number ... [read more]

Gael Linn Quiz Winners

Gael Linn Quiz Winners

  Year 12 pupils Kelly Anne Kelliher, Aoibheann Traynor and Sean Óg Cowan from St. Joseph’s High School Crossmaglen who recently attended the ever popular Gael Linn Trath na gCeist Sinsear in Newry, were delighted to be placed 2nd. The pupils are pictured here with their teacher Mrs Ridley. Comhgairdeas go léir ... [read more]


Stem Module Visit

The STEM module recently visited the St Joseph’s High School, Crossmaglen.  The visit was organised by Mr P Mulholland (Head of Technology and Design) and Mrs Begley (Head of CEIAG). The STEM concept aims to promote Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics as career choices for young people. The STEM Module brings the subjects closer to schools and pupils by allowing them access to high-quality equipment and resources. Year 11 GCSE Technology and Design students had the ... [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.