Well done to the Jubilee Committee for organising two fantastic evenings to mark the 50th Jubilee of the school. Confirmation will take place on the 15th of May at 11am in Kilcloon Church. 

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About us

St. Joseph's National School was first opened in 1964. It is a three teacher mixed catholic school with an enrolment of 76 pupils.

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To assist each child to develop the skills to reach his/her own full potential.

To provide a school environment where each child is happy and content.

To make them aware and proud of Christian values and of their Irish heritage.

To develop their social and communication skills.

To develop their civic spirit and their understanding of and respect for the environment.



Principal: Mr. Kieran Mc Cabe
Deputy Principal: Mrs. Violet Jones
Infants: Ms. Beirne
1st, 2nd and 3rd classes: Ms. Hehir
4th, 5th and 6th clases: Mrs. Violet Jones
Learning Support/Resource Teacher: Mr Mc Cabe
Special Needs Assistant: Mrs Mary Preston
Secretary: Mrs Ann Kelly
Caretaker: Seán
Cleaner: Martina


Board of Management

Chairperson: Fr. Stan Deegan
Secretary: Mr. Kieran Mc Cabe
Staff Nominee: Mrs. Violet Jones
Treasurer: Mr. Barry Prendergast
Parents nominee: Laura Keirns
Patron's nominee: Hugh Costello
Board's Nominee: Breda Fahy
Board's Nominee: Brian Fitzgerald