During St Joseph’s annual College Awareness Week we were delighted to welcome over 30 different local professionals to the school to meet all of our 2nd year students. Students spent 5 minutes with each profession asking all sort of questions about the benefits of that chosen career. We are extremely grateful to all the volunteers […]
The Board, principal and staff of St Joseph’s Secondary School are delighted that the Department of Education and Skills has announced the building of a new school in 2019. The St Joseph’s community looks forward to moving to a modern campus which will better facilitate the needs of 21st Century learners.
Watch a video of our students in Coláiste Uisce: a gaeltacht situated on the north west coast of Mayo. Taking Irish out of the classroom and learning through the enjoyable medium of water-sports and adventure activities including sailing, windsurfing, surfing, orienteering, archery, canoeing gives students a new perspective of the language. They see the language […]
Ghlac daltaí agus foireann na scoile páirt i nGaeilge 24 i mbliana. Is feachtas é seo atá á reáchtáil ag Conradh na Gaeilge. An dushlán a bhí ann ná iarracht a dhéanamh an Ghaeilge a úsáid ar feadh an lae. Bháin gach duine an sult as agus bhí an Ghaeilge le cloisteáil go hard timpeall […]
Our school was mentioned today in a tweet from TCD regarding exciting developments in the 21 Century Learning project. St. Joseph’s School is one of the partner schools from a number of European countries aiming to modernize teaching through evidence based research. “Research has shown that 21CL approaches will help students to develop the habits and […]
This talk is aimed at parents of TY, 5th and 6th year students. This inspiring and practical talk by Catherine O’Connor, Education Consultant and Author of ‘Cracking the College Code’ aims to empower parents to help students make informed choices about college courses and addresses the many issues that affect success in the first year of college. Please see the attached […]
Uganda Race Night taking place in St. Maurs GAA Club on Friday 16th October Please show your support by coming along to what is set to be a fantastic night full of entertainment. Contact the school office for further information or if you would like to purchase a horse, trainer or jockey for the night. […]
In April 2015 a class of TY students won the ‘Best Impact’ Award at Fingal County Council Anti–Litter Cinema Advert campaign. The message in their advert in which they wrote, directed and starred in was to inform people of the €1.5m spent annually on cleaning up our towns and parks. Well done to all involved. Watch the award winning […]