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All-Ireland Champions!

History was made on Thursday 27th March 2014 when our school became All-Ireland Champions in the “Debating Science Issues” final. Our team of Transition Year students – Alex Fay, Manolito Aviles, Peter Redmond, Stephen Moran and James Morgan – left the school last Thursday morning as Leinster champions and headed to the Royal College of … Read more

Parents’ Council Table Quiz

Our Parents’ Council are holding a Table Quiz on Thursday 10th April at 7.30pm in the Goose Tavern, Sion Hill road. As well as raising funds for the school it promises to be a very enjoyable evening. Please keep the date free and support in any way you can.

Fundraising – Bag packing on Saturday 15th March 2014

On Saturday 15th March 2014, 16 of our students were in Nolan’s supermarket, Clontarf, from 9.00am to 6.00pm, helping customers pack their shopping and in doing so helping to raise funds for the school. Thanks to our Parents’ Council for organising and well done and thank you to all the bag-packers who raised the sum of €1,316!

Water Forum Presentation

  On Tuesday 28/01/2014 Mr Timmons along with Connor O Reilly and Alex Fay attended a Water Forum hosted by  an Taisce in Pearse Street Library. The school is presently involved in the Water Theme for our next Green Flag. A great day was had by all.  

Vincent de Paul Party

Vincent de Paul Party Each year the staff and pupils of Joey’s serve up a full four course dinner to the elderly people from the locality, from East Wall and Fairview, and also some special guests from Coolock.  This annual party has been part of our school ethos for the past fifty years or more. … Read more

Past Pupils Annual Dinner 28th February 2014

St Josephs CBS Fairview 125th Year Celebrations Annual Past Pupils Dinner be held in Clontarf Castle on Friday 28th February : 7.30pm for 8pm Format of Evening • Reception for Guests • Dinner • Awards Highlights of the Evening with be the awarding of the Hall of Fame Award to Colm McCarthy, Economist ,( citation … Read more

Harry Boland RIP

It was with deep sadness that we learned of the sudden death of Harry Boland, esteemed past pupil, a week before Christmas. Harry was the doyen of the PPU, his involvement going right back to its inception in the 1950s. Throughout those years Harry was hugely involved and the PPU dinner in 2013 was the … Read more


On behalf of the entire school community here in St. Joseph’s may I wish all of you a very happy and healthy 2014. Gerry Cullen, Principal