Monthly Archives: February 2016

World Book Day1

World Book Day

Tired of dusting your book shelves Donate to our Annual World Book Day Sale All donations would be greatly appreciated Thank You Library ... [read more]

Taking part in the Shared Education Signature Project (SESP)! Students from Newry High School, St. Joseph's, St Paul's and Newtown High attend Newry High School.

Shared Education Project for local schools

As part of the Shared Education Signature Project (SESP) students from local schools were invited for a day’s learning in Newry High School. The SESP encourages schools to make collaborations with schools from other sectors an integral part of school life thereby creating enhanced educational and personal development opportunities for everyone involved. This visit saw Newry High School host Year 8 students from St. Joseph’s High School, Crossmaglen, St. Paul’s High School, Bessbrook and Newtownhamilton High ... [read more]


Children in Crossfire Maths Challenge at St. Joseph’s

On Thursday 11th February Year 8 pupils at St. Joseph’s took part in the 2016 Children in Crossfire Maths Challenge. Throughout the morning pupils used the mediums of numeracy and mathematics to enhance their understanding of the work carried out by the Children in Crossfire charity. The children learned of projects currently being carried out by the charity in countries such as Tanzania, Ethiopia and The Gambia which include the delivery of food and water access ... [read more]


St Joseph’s Welcome Primary Six Pupils

One hundred and ninety Primary Six and Rang a Se pupils from all the local feeder Primary schools took part in an activity day in St Joseph’s High School, Crossmaglen. The purpose of the day was to introduce them to life in St Joseph’s and to sample five subjects that are on the curriculum. The pupils enthusiastically participated in Technology and Design, Science, Home Economics, Mathematics and P.E. More ... [read more]

Majella - St Patricks's Award

St Patrick’s Award for Majella

Congratulations to our school secretary, Majella Hatzer, who recently received the St Patrick’s Award from Archbishop Eamon Martin. The St Patrick’s Award is a prestigious award given to those who make an outstanding contribution to Parish Life. Congratulations from everyone at St ... [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.