St Joseph’s Mercy Secondary School


Welcome to the St Joseph’s Mercy Secondary School website.

We are a Catholic Mercy School, under the trusteeship of CEIST. Our school is a happy, dynamic and caring place of learning. We are situated in the heart of the community of Navan and currently have an enrolment of 707 girls.

Our website will give you an insight into our school. Through it you will learn of our aims, philosophy, values and the day to day activities, all of which make St Joseph’s a unique and exceptional place of learning.


Latest News

Bursary Success for Catherine

Well done to 2016 Head Girl Catherine Smyth, who was recently awarded a bursary by the Irish Hereford Breed Society, for her assignment entitled: Ireland’s Green Grass – Our Pot of Gold at the end of the Rainbow. It is wonderful to hear about the successes and achievements of our Mercy girls!

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Patrycja at Dáil na nÓg

On Tuesday 5th December, I had the opportunity to travel to Dublin and represent the young people in Navan and of course to represent our school at Dáil na nÓg as part of Comhairle na nÓg.

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Congratulations, Bláthnaid!

Congratulations to Blathnaid Keyes (Class of 2017), who received an Entrance Scholarship from University College Dublin last week, where she is studying Medicine. We wish her well in her further studies!

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Zeminar 2017

Our Transition Years attended Zeminar in the RDS on Tuesday the 10th of October, World Mental Health Awareness Day.

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Open Evening

St Joseph’s Mercy Secondary School will be hosting their Open Evening on Thursday 5 October, from 6.00 to 9.00pm.

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Mercy Day Celebrations

On Friday 22nd September, our school celebrated Mercy Day. On this day, Mercy schools around the world celebrate Catherine McAuley and the founding of the Sisters of Mercy. The theme of this year’s liturgical celebration was ‘Thanks Be To God’.

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Class of 2017 Debs Ball

Our Class of 2017 had a wonderful night at their debs ball on Tuesday 5th September. We wish the Class of 2017’s Mercy girls the very best of luck in their future endeavors.

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Welcome to Our First Years

A massive welcome to our 1st year students who marked a Mercy milestone with their first day on Friday 25th August. We hope your time in St Joseph’s is fruitful – academically, spiritually and personally.

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