Category Archives: Sport


Together Not Alone Schools Torch Relay Run

Congratulations to our Year 8 & 9 pupils, Mr Nugent and Mrs Brennan who took part in ‘Together Not Alone Schools Torch Relay Run’ in Newry today. Many thanks to Aaron Kernan, our school ambassador, who ran alongside the pupils. It was an excellent event and the pupils thoroughly enjoyed it whilst raising awareness of suicide ... [read more]



The PE Department in St Joseph’s High School has been availing of the fantastic weather in the last week by running Sports / Activity Days for each individual year group in school. There was an extremely high level of participation from boys and girls in each year group which made all of the events competitive and exciting. A number of long standing school records were also broke. The students thoroughly enjoyed competing with their peers and ... [read more]

Sports day poster 2017

Sports/Activity Days 2017

Year 8 – Friday 16th June (8.45 a.m. – 12.25p.m.)  Year 9 – Tuesday 13th June (8.45 a.m. – 12.25p.m.)  Year 10 - Thursday 8th June (10.05 a.m. – 1.30 p.m.)  Year 11 - Monday 5th June (10.05 a.m. – 1.30 ... [read more]


St Joseph’s girls are U14 Camogie Ulster Champions

St Joseph’s girls played an impressive game of camogie today in Sherry’s Field Armagh. The first half was very tight with a half time score St Joseph’s 2-1  St Patrick’s 1-0. Eimear Traynor, team caption, scored a great goal at the beginning of the second half which settled the team and they picked up their performance. Further scores from Eimear, Melissa Hughes, Tara McAneaney and Emma Grant saw the Crossmaglen girls move clear of their Dungannon ... [read more]

Camogie U14 Final


 There was a convincing victory in the U.14 Ulster Schools’ semi-final last Thursday when the camogie players from St Joseph’s H.S., Crossmaglen beat St. Joseph’s College, Coalisland on a convincing 5-9 to 0-0 scoreline. The girls from St Joseph’s H.S. played some excellent camogie throughout the game and were constantly driven on by the captain fantastic, Eimear Traynor. They now progress to the Final and will meet the winners of the other semi-final, St Patrick’s College, Dungannon 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.