Monthly Archives: September 2016


Accelerated Readers Rewarded

On Friday morning, St Joseph’s celebrated the success of last year’s Accelerated Reader participants. This year’s programme was launched at a special assembly, where Caoimhe McCreesh, Caolan Finnegan, Reece Lavelle, and Abi McMahon were presented with Kindle Fire tablets as a reward for consistently meeting and exceeding their reading targets over the course of the previous school year. These pupils are great ambassadors for the school’s literacy drive, and we look forward to another year ... [read more]


Run for Autism

Good luck to Year 13 student Kealan McCabe who is taking part in the Run for Autism ... [read more]


Science Fieldtrip to Armagh Planetarium

 On Monday 28th September, 9A and 9R took part in a Science Fieldtrip to Armagh Planetarium.  As the photos show the day was action packed and very enjoyable.  They all now know that they are stars, even without appearing on ‘X Factor’ and the brightest stars will be able to tell you why.  Just so you don’t think we have favourites, the rest of the year 9 groups will visit next Wednesday 5th Oct to ... [read more]


St Joseph’s High School Junior Prize Giving

On Thursday 22nd September Mr Jones welcomed members of the Board of Governors, teaching staff, guest speaker Gerard McMonagle and Year 11 pupils to the annual Junior Prize Giving to celebrate the academic achievements and successes enjoyed by the Year 11 pupils in the past year. As always, there have been many achievements and success and there was a lot to be proud of. The Principal said that while rightly belonging to our pupils, these ... [read more]


A Level Prize Giving Ceremony in St Joseph’s High School Crossmaglen

St Joseph’s annual A Level Prize Giving Ceremony took place on Thursday 15th September 2016. The evening was an opportunity to acknowledge and praise students’ achievements, and to thank parents and teachers who have helped them this year. Students who had shown exceptional talent and determination over the past two years received a wide range of prizes including individual subject achievement awards.   Amongst the prize-winners were top student Noel Campbell who achieved an A*grade in Biology, ... [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.