Monthly Archives: December 2016

Year 9 Recycled Christmas Decoration Project

Year 9 pupils ‘Recycle’ Christmas

Year 9 pupils got into the Christmas spirit in the Geography department by making decorations from recycled goods. The pupils enthusiastically produced some fantastic creative decorations which will be proudly displayed in many homes around South Armagh! Year 9 Recycled Christmas Decoration Project Year 9 Recycled Christmas Decoration Project Year 9 Recycled Christmas Decoration Project Year 9 ... [read more]


Annual Saint Vincent De Paul Appeal

The annual SVP hamper appeal at St Joseph’s was once again a great success.   Pupils were asked to donate an item of non-perishable food to help make up hampers for families who may be struggling at Christmas when everyone likes to have a bit extra in the house.  Pictured are pupils from 10 P1 with some of the ... [read more]


Year 8 Visit Bord Gais

110 Year 8 pupils travelled to the Bord Gais Theatre, Dublin on Thursday 8th December to see their class mate Aaron Duffy perform in Big – The Musical. It is safe to say they were amazed by the show and very proud of our very own super star ... [read more]


Geography “Urban Field Study”

AS and GCSE Geography pupils went to Belfast on Tuesday 29th November to complete an “Urban Field Study” of land-use zones in an MEDC. Pupils were using the Burgess model of urban land use to identify the different zones in the ... [read more]


Successful Coffee Morning

St Joseph’s hosted their first charity coffee morning on Saturday 2nd December in aid of Cancer Fund for Children, There’s something about Mary O and Crossmaglen & District Community First Responders.  It was a huge success with crowds of people gathered in the assembly hall. Our new school plans were admired by many while listening to carols from our school choir. We would like to take this opportunity to thank those who donated prizes for 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.