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St. Joseph’s, is a famous Northside Dublin school. In 2013 the school celebrated 125 years of involvement in the Irish Educational System. Many famous past pupils have passed through its doors.  The school educates boys to Leaving Certificate standard and boys and girls for Repeat Leaving Certificate.

The school is managed by a Board of Management consisting of representatives of the Christian Brothers, parents and teachers. The school is non fee paying with a voluntary subscription.

The main objective in St. Joseph’s is to promote an excellent all round education with particular emphasis on the academic, social and moral development of its students. As a Christian Brothers’ school the Catholic ethos permeates the work of the school.

Leadership Team

Principal Mr. Seán Stack Deputy Principal Ms. Alexandra Duane First Year Year Head Ms. Caoimhe O'Donnell Second Year Year Head Ms. Ciara Dowdall  Third Year Year Head & Monitor of Assessment and Progression Ms. Orlagh McDonnell  ...

History and Mission Statement

Our History Scoil Iósaif is a famous Northside Dublin school. In 2018 the school celebrated 130 years of involvement in the Irish Educational System. Many famous past pupils have passed through its doors.  The school is managed by ...

Edmund Rice Schools Trust Ethos

Scoil Iósaif operates under the patronage of the Edmund Rice Schools Trust. A copy of the ERST Charter can be found here . The Edmund Rice Schools Trust is the body with responsibility for the schools (secondary and primary) formerly run by the ...

Principal's Welcome

School Principal - Mr. Seán Stack Fáilte chuig Scoil Iósaif an Fhionnradharc. I feel extremely honoured and privileged to have been given the opportunity to lead this wonderful school community. We are a Catholic Voluntary Secondary School un...

Board of Management

Scoil Iósaif is under the trusteeship of the Edmund Rice Schools Trust. The Trust appoints four members to the board and the remaining four are directly elected by the school community. Two members are elected by the parents at an AGM in the September ...


Teaching Staff Ms. Fiona Barry Teacher of Spanish and French Ms. Hollie Browne Teacher of Music Mr. Aidan Brennan Teacher of Business Ms. Colleen Byrne SEN Teacher Mr. Jack Cleary Teacher of Mathematics Ms. Niamh Costello SEN Teacher Ms. Sinead...


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'Ask One Family' Support Services

Askonefamily is the helpline for people parenting alone, sharing parenting and for those separating. We provide detailed, confidential information on social welfare entitlements and finances, family law, housing, education, childcare, parenting,...


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Mobile App

The school app is used as a means of communicating school news, important messages, student calendar and term reports. All parents (s)/guardian(s) should download and register. We also invite anyone interested in the school to download and follow....

Child Protection

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Code of Behaviour

*The Code of Behaviour is currently under review and is due to be updated in the coming academic year 2021/22

Parents' Council

Message from Chairperson Ita Hennessey - September 2021 The Parents' Council would like to welcome both new and returning students back to school. We hope they are very happy and have a great year ahead. We would also like to wish all school...