Category Archives: SESP


Trip to the Museum of Orange Heritage in Belfast

Pupils from St Joseph’s HS Crossmaglen and St Paul’s HS Bessbrook were welcomed by the Museum of Orange Heritage in Belfast on Wed 5th April. The outreach project currently being undertaken by the Orange Order is  funded by the Dept for Communities ‘Together Building a United Community’ Programme. Pupils on the trip are  involved in the SESP Project (Shared Education Signature Project) which runs various initiatives and workshops with St Joseph’s, St Paul’s,  Newtownhamilton HS  and ... [read more]


Year 8 visit Ardnabannon Outdoor Education Centre

As part of their Citizenship course, class 8C from St Joseph’s, began their participation in an initiative called the ‘Shared Education Signature Project’ (SESP). This initiative is designed to create a better understanding of our respective identities and cultures so that our young people can contribute in a positive way to life at school, in the community and the wider world. Together with, three other schools in the locality (St Paul’s HS Bessbrook, Newtownhamilton HS, and Newry High ... [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.