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 over 700 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

November Remembrance

On Wednesday 14th November, we held our November Remembrance services in the school. Each year group gathered in the Phoenix Theatre for a time of reflection, prayer and song to remember our loved ones. As part of the service, students wrote the names of those they wish to remember on leaves and placed them on our Memory Tree.

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Modern Foreign Languages Tour to France and Germany

Our Modern Foreign Languages tour for 3rd year students took place from the 17th – 20th October. Students travelled to France and Germany to put their language skills to use and to sample French and German culture. Many thanks to our teachers who accompanied students on the tour.

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Basketball Updates: Mercy Navan vs Scoil Mhuire Trim

The results from our basketball matches against Scoil Mhuire Trim on Friday October 12th: our Under-16 team fought valiantly but were defeated on a scoreline of 20-28. Our Under-19 team triumphed on a scoreline of 33-16. Both teams played fantastically and were a credit to our school. Thank you to our basketball coaches, Ms Commane, Ms Dignam and Ms Walsh.

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The Celtic Tenors: 25th October

Join choirs from St Joseph’s Mercy Secondary School and St Patrick’s Classical School, along with The Celtic Tenors in St Patrick’s Classical School on Thursday 25th October for what promises to be a memorable night of music and song. Tickets €20 available in both schools and are likely to sell out quickly!

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Under-16 Basketball Win

Well done to our Under-16 basketball team who triumphed over Loreto Navan on a scoreline of 16 – 4. Well done to our Mercy girls and many thanks to our coaches Ms Commane, Ms Dignam and Ms Walsh!

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5th Years Interviewed on ‘The Late Late Show’

Our 5th year students, finalists in the Certified Irish Angus Beef Schools Competition were guests on ‘The Late Late Show’ on Friday 14th September, where they talked all things farming with host Ryan Tubridy, their plans for the next 18 months, and fundraising for our teacher Ms Brady as part of the competition. Well done to Amy, Francesca, Katie, Saidhbh and Ciara!

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TY Team Building in Carlingford

Our Transition Years recently spent two days in Carlingford, Co. Louth as part of their induction programme. Activities included team building, Lazer Combat and Ziptopia! Many thanks to our TY co-ordinator Ms O’Sullivan for organising.

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Leaving Certificate Results

Leaving Certificate Results will be available in the Phoenix Theatre from 9am on Wednesday August 15th and from 12 noon on the State Examinations Commission’s website. If collecting results, please access school via Mercy Primary School due to roadworks on Brews Hill.

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1st Years 2018/2019

We have launched a dedicated website for our 1st year students starting in August 2018 and their parents/guardians. On the site you will find important information for students including booklists, uniforms, policies and payments.

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