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shoebox appeal

Christmas Shoebox Appeal 2017

This term the school is in partnership with Cross Cause charity based in Blackrock, Co Louth ( We wish every family in our school community to take part, to help bring lots of smiles and laughter, some hope and a glimpse of God’s love to some of the world’s poorest children in Eastern Romania. How to take part? Get an average sized shoebox with a lid and wrap in Christmas paper. Choose a box or girl to receive your ... [read more]

Comhghairdeas Anthony

Comhghairdeas Anthony

Anthony Bennett a Year 12 pupil who attended a Galetacht course in Colaiste na Phiarsaigh Donegal in July was award Scolaire an Chursa (Student of the Course) for his hard work and dedication to the language. He was awarded  a half scholarship as well for next year’s course. Comhghairdeas ... [read more]


St Joseph’s Welcomes Year 8 Students with School Mass

St. Joseph’s welcomed its Year 8 pupils and parents to a mass on Thursday to celebrate this milestone in their educational lives. There was an extraordinary turn out.  The mass was celebrated by Fr. Dermot Maloney. After the mass, Mr Jones addressed the group and extended his welcome to the new pupils and their parents. Mr. Jones outlined what St. Joseph’s School has to offer these pupils, as a school that values each pupil individually ... [read more]


Queen’s University visit St Joseph’s

St Joseph’s were thrilled on Friday to be hosting Dr Veronique Altglas from the School of Sociology, Social Policy and Social Work at Queen’s University Belfast. Dr Altglas was invited to St Joseph’s by our Sociology teacher Miss McCartan, to give a seminar to current AS and A-Level students about what studying sociology entails and where a degree in the social sciences can take you. It was also a pleasure to have in attendance, A-Level students and ... [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.