We’re very happy to welcome back students for another productive school year. The school will re-open on the Thursday 24th of August. Some year groups are not back on the first day so be sure to check the details for your year group below. 6th Year Leadership Team will be in from 12.00pm – 1.00pm to meet with […]
Please be advised that the Leaving Certificate Grading system will change for all those sitting the Leaving Certificate from 2017. Below is a chart outlining the new percentage bands, the new letter grades (and scale ranging from 1-8) and the points that each grade attracts: Explanation of chart and points to note: The traditional letter […]
Uganda 2016 – Report from the group who travelled. The video that accompanies this post details the full journey with songs that we listened to whilst we were over in Uganda and that are memorable to us. We hope it gives you some sense of the immersion programme and what life in Africa is really […]
We are undertaking a self-evaluation of teaching and learning in our school. To help us in that evaluation, we would be very grateful for your views and opinions on the matters in the questionnaire below. The questionnaire should take between 5-10 minutes to complete. We would be very grateful if you would complete it. Please […]
St. Joseph’s recently received their second flag in five years in acknowledgement of the work they carry out as a Health Promoting School. Pictured with the flag are staff and students of the school who make up the committee, along with Pauline Flynn and Patricia McQuaid representing the parents association, and Anne Walshe of […]
From The Time Machine to 1984, take a journey through the top 100 books teachers have recommended for students at secondary school. This is the Times Educational Supplement’s top 100 books to read before you leave secondary school, as voted by teachers. How many have you read? This is TES’ top 100 books to read before you […]
School principal Patricia Hayden talks about St. Joseph’s and the Trinity Access program in this piece in the Irish Times today. Click here for a link to the full article.
Stars of Irish broadcasting, sport, music, member of the Garda Siochana and PSNI came together with Minister Jimmy Deenihan to support this unique student event themed ‘Together we can’. Pupils of St Joseph’s were afforded a unique opportunity to attend a special daylong event hosted by Cycle Against Suicide, on Thursday, January 14th, 2016 at […]