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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.

We hope as that you browse through our site, you will discover the vibrant, inclusive and positive school community that is St Joseph’s. If you would like any further information, please do not hesitate to get in touch with us.

Head Girls’ Welcome

A welcome message from Tara and Rita

Our Foundress

In 1831, Catherine McAuley founded the Sisters of Mercy, a Religious Congregation involved in the care of the poor, the sick and educationally disadvantaged.

Our History

Navan Convent was founded in 1853 by Mother Catherine Atkinson and three Sisters who came from Kells. In 1857 the Sisters moved to Leighsbrook House.

iClass App

Parents and guardians should download our school app to keep up to date with most recent news and events.

Contact Us

Address: Brews Hill, Navan, Co. Meath, C15 HW32. Phone: +353 (0)46 9021830 Fax: +353 (0)469029350 Email: office@mercynavan.ie

Latest News

Helen McEntee Appointed Minister for Justice

Congratulations to Meath East TD (and Mercy Girl!) Helen Mc Entee, who has been appointed Minister for Justice. We wish her every success in her new ministerial portfolio.

Contacting the School

Our school support staff are working hard to prepare for a very different new school year. If you need to reach the school, contact us via email: office@mercynavan.ie

Summer Holidays

It is hard to believe that we are at the end of a busy term, one where much of our work took place online. We wish our school community a safe and happy summer.

TY MindYourself Project

Our TYs have produced a video project called #MindYourself where the TYs wish to share messages of positivity with the wider school community during these challenging times.

GDPR and the Virtual Classroom

Important information for students and parents.

Senior Football Champions

Mercy triumphed over Athlone CC in the Senior Football Final on a scoreline of 1-9 to 1-5! Well done to our team and coach Mr Howard.

School App

We are delighted to announce the launch of our school app, iClass. Parents and guardians are asked to download the app and register.

Congratulations to our Young Scientists

As the BT Young Scientist and Technology Exhibition comes to a close, we wish to congratulate our TYs who represented us with pride.

2020 Science for Development Award Winners

Congratulations to TY students Sophie and Salomé and their teacher Ms Dowd. Their project, “Period.” focuses on ethical period products for women in developing countries.

Wellbeing Week 2020

Our Wellbbeing Week kicks off on Monday 13th January with lots of exciting events planned throughout the week, including workshops on sleep, healthy eating, personal safety, resilience and much more!

RSA Road Safety Workshop

We were delighted to welcome the Road Safety Authority Ireland workshop as part of TY Life Skills on 6th January, a joint venture with TYs in Beaufort College.

All Ireland Scholarship for Sarah

Congratulations to 2019 graduate Sarah Clarke who has been awarded a prestigious All Ireland Scholarship.

TYs Visit Millbury Nursing Home

TYs visited Millbury Nursing Home this week for a Christmas concert spreading lots of festive cheer.

Mercy Angus Raise €4769 for Aisling Brady Fund

Our Mercy Angus girls Ciara, Amy, Katie, Francesca and Saidhbh hosted a cheque presentation and raffle in the school on the evening of Thursday 5th December.