Category Archives: ICT

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Bring IT On

David Pilkington (Sentinus) recently spoke to the Year 13 GCE Digital Technology pupils on the many career opportunities available in the IT Sector.  This initiative is part of the ‘Bring IT On’ Campaign and is supported by the Department of the Economy in order to raise awareness of the fastest growing and dynamic sector of the Northern Ireland economy highlighting the employment opportunities that are on offer in this field. The presentations focused on Year 13 ... [read more]

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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]

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St Joseph’s is supporting Safer Internet Day 2016

St Joseph’s is joining hundreds of other organisations across the UK in celebrating Safer Internet Day and promoting the safe and responsible use of technology. Safer Internet Day 2016 is on Tuesday  9th February 2016 with the theme, ‘play your part for a better internet’, offering the opportunity to focus on both the creative and positive things that children and young people are doing online, as well as the role that we all play in helping ... [read more]

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Bring IT On visit Year 10 and 14 pupils

Bring IT On is aimed at increasing the number of students planning to study for a career in IT, the programme is now in its 8th year and engages with over 40,000 learners per year. Since its launch in 2008 the Bring IT On campaign has delivered a range of online and offline programmes that engage with students and teachers, and have had a remarkable impact. Applications for IT related qualifications within Queen’s University Belfast and Ulster University are ... [read more]

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IT Careers Talk

An ICT career event was held in St Joseph’s on Tuesday 4th November 2014.  This event involved all pupils who have selected GCSE ICT.  Enda McKenna from E-skills, informed the students of the different careers in IT and how, unlike other areas IT graduates are very much in demand.  He presented to the pupils many different IT personnel speaking about their careers in IT and what it involves.  The pupils were clearly engaged and found ... [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.