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School to reopen on Wednesday 18th October 2017

Thankfully no damage has been caused to the school and we look forward to reopening and seeing everyone on Wednesday 18th October 2017


St. Joseph’s CBS Past Pupils Union – Newsletter 16/10/2017

Hi Fellow Past Pupils and friends of Joeys, Over the past decade, a much higher proportion of Joeys students (than in earlier years we all remember) hails from the Annesley Bridge to city centre community. As in the past, Joeys has kept itself relevant to the needs of its current… Read More


School to remain closed on Tuesday 17th October

The Department of Education & Skills has instructed all schools to remain closed on Tuesday 17th October.  The Parent-Teacher meeting for 3rd years will be rescheduled.  Looking forward to seeing everyone on Wednesday 18th.


School Closure 16th October 2017

Due to the Met Eireann status red weather alert all schools, including St. Joseph’s, Fairview, will remain closed on Monday 16th October 2017. Looking forward to seeing everyone on Tuesday 17th


Revised School Calendar 2017/18

Please see below revised School Calendar for 2017/18 which now includes dates for all Parent/Teacher meetings. This supersedes the previous calendar sent out with summer reports and that which is in the School Journal. School Calendar – Students – 2017/18 (as per 6th October 2017) Monday 28th August – 1st… Read More

Big Brother ’17/’18 starts!

Big Brother ’17/’18 starts!

After a very competitive application process, the 11 pairs of ‘Bigs’ and ‘Littles’ who are a part of the school’s mentoring programme had their first meeting today. They will meet each week during Friday lunchtime, and there will be events such a pizza parties and out of school excursions to… Read More

Alexander Fay does Himself and Joey’s Proud

Alexander Fay does Himself and Joey’s Proud

The following link brings the reader to a good article written by our recent past pupil Alexander Fay on getting into Trinity College Dublin.  It is a very fine piece that is well-written and does all of us in Joey’s proud.  Well done, Alex, and also thanks for the praise… Read More


Robert (Bobby) Kirwan RIP

We recently heard the sad news that Robert Kirwan, Leaving Cert class of 1980 and better known as Bobby, originally from Killester but living in Carlow, sadly passed away last month. On behalf of all here in Joey’s I would like to extend our deepest sympathy to Bobby’s family and… Read More


Leaving Cert Results 2017

Leaving Cert results will be available at the school tomorrow Wednesday 16th August 2017 from 10.00am onwards. Best of luck to all the lads!


School Calendar 2017/18

School Calendar – Students – 2017/18 Monday 28th August – 1st yrs & Parents in Tuesday 29th August – 3rd & 6th yrs in -1st yrs at home Wednesday 30th August – 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 5th, & 6th yrs in Thursday 31st August – All students in, including TYs Friday… Read More