Monthly Archives: June 2016



Ladies Gaelic Football in St. Joseph’s H.S., Crossmaglen is flourishing at present and a number of teams have achieved success in the past couple of years. In May 2016, the U.14 Ladies Gaelic team won the Ulster Schools’ ‘Erne’ Shield final against St Mary’s HS, Limavady. Then, in June, the Year 8 Ladies Football team were finalists of the annual Ulster Schools’ Blitz. Miss McCarron (Head of P.E.) said she was delighted with the performance of ... [read more]


St Joseph’s take part in an ‘Intergenerational Project’

St Joseph’s Year 9 pupils came together with residents of Corliss fold.  The aim was to get different generations working together on a project using digital resources.   Residents and pupils met to celebrate this event and presentations were made to all participants.  Each participant received a certificate and a cushion cover which was created by the group.  It was a very worthwhile project and enjoyed thoroughly by ... [read more]


Bon Voyage to Year 10 Pupils from St. Joseph’s, Crossmaglen

41 Year 10 students from St Joseph’s High School, Crossmaglen will travel to Paris from the 14th-18th June. During this trip students will visit the Champs Elysee, Mont Parnasse, Arc de Triomphe, Stade de France, Sacre Coeur Cathedral and Trocadero, see the Mona Lisa in the Louvre Museum and explore Butte Montmartre. The group will also spend two days in Disneyland and Walt Disney Studios. Teachers travelling on the trip include Mr Mulholland, Mrs McMahon, ... [read more]


Trip to Newry Fire Station

Pupils from St. Joseph’s High School, Crossmaglen enjoyed an educational visit to Newry Fire Station.  They were made feel very welcome and had the opportunity to be taken on a guided tour of the station.  The pupils would like to say a big ‘Thank you’ to the Greenwatch team for making this a very enjoyable ... [read more]


Cloughmor Extreme Fun Day

Cloughmor Extreme, an outdoor pursuits company based in Rostrevor, took the outdoors to St. Joseph’s High School in Crossmaglen.  Pupils experienced fun and excitement and were rewarded for their skills in team-building games and challenged in the mastery of archery. A big ‘thank you’ to Cloughmor Extreme for their great attention to service and detail in the running of the day’s events.  St Joseph’s HS looks forward to working with them ... [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.