Category Archives: Sport

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]

Bank of Ireland 2017

Bank of Ireland show their support for GAA development in St Joseph’s

The Bank of Ireland has shown great support to St Joseph’s, by donating a large sum of money for GAA development in the school. St Joseph’s work very hard to ensure pupils are provided with the opportunity to participate in all our national games including; Gaelic Football, Camogie, Handball and Hurling. This donation will go a long way to ensuring that the pupils in St Joseph’s have the continued opportunity  to develop their skills and ... [read more]


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]

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.