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St. Joseph’s win prestigious award from the Northern Ireland Teaching Council

The school was nominated for the award by Gavin Boyd from The Rainbow Project. The Rainbow Project is the largest organisation in Northern Ireland which supports gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender people and their families. During October all Year 9 pupils at St. Joseph’s had the opportunity to take part in an anti-homophobic workshop delivered by The Rainbow Project. Pupils were given opportunities to challenge widely held stereotypes and share their views in an open ... [read more]

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St Joseph’s student scoops top prize in Anti Bullying competition

Brendan Murphy, a Year 10 pupil from St Joseph’s High School Crossmaglen, recently received the wonderful accolade of being named a winner in the Senior Section of the Northern Ireland Anti Bullying Forum’s Anti Bullying competition. The creative talents of young people from all over Northern Ireland were showcased on Wednesday 20 November in Derry, The City of Culture and Brendan was commended on his depiction of how bullying can happen to young people. Brendan’s poem ... [read more]


St Joseph’s launch Eco – School Committee

St. Joseph’s are pleased to announce the formation of their Eco-Schools Committee. The committee is made up of two pupils voted in from each year group including our Head Boy Ryan Sheerin and Head Girl Claire Mackin. These pupils are currently undertaking an Environmental Review so that appropriate action takes place to improve St. Joseph’s ecological footprint. The Eco-Schools Programme is the world’s largest Environmental Education programme and aims to make environmental awareness and action an ... [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.