Monthly Archives: December 2017


Yr 9 Recycle Art Project

Students were asked to produce a Christmas Item using only recycled material!! Some wonderful ideas and brilliant effort from all who those involved. Class Winners 9C- Niall Rafferty 9O- Ultan Kelly 9I- Emma Rice 9L Nathan Kieran Overall winner: Emma Rice Congratulations to all, well done and Happy ... [read more]


Year 8 & 9 Trip to SSE Arena, Belfast

On Thursday 14th December, 215 Year 8 and Year 9 pupils attended the SSE Arena in Belfast to see the Pantomime ‘Aladdin’.  Starring Jake Carter as Aladdin, Nadia Forde as Jasmine and star of X Factor Rhydian, the pupils enjoyed a fantastic performance that set us all in the Christmas spirit. A special word of thanks to our school canteen for organising a cooked breakfast for our pupils before they set off on their Christmas ... [read more]

Year 9 Girls team at the start


On Thursday 30th November 2017, a large contingent of students represented St Joseph’s HS, Crossmaglen at the annual Cross Country event held in St Patrick’s College, Armagh and we in PE Department want to congratulate them on their great performances and fantastic achievements. The pupils all ran extremely well with some putting in very strong performances and placing highly in their respective races. PE teachers, Miss McCarron and Mr Burke said that they were very proud ... [read more]


Advent Assembly

Fr Dermot Maloney, School Chaplin,  celebrated the beginning of Advent in a special assembly this morning. Fr Dermot is pictured below with Patrick English and Orlaith Brennan alongside the School advent ... [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.