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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.

Virtual Tour

Tour our school to see what we have to offer with our Mercy girls as your guides.

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

Wellbeing Week 2022

Our Wellbeing Week kicks off on Monday 17th January with plenty of events for all year groups throughout the week!

Emma’s Rás na mBan Report

Read all about Emma’s 20201 Rás na mBan experience here!

All-Ireland Senior Football Champions!

Congratulations to the Meath Senior Ladies team who triumphed in the All-Ireland Senior Ladies football final today against Dublin. A special mention to Mercy girls on the team Sarah Powderly, Aoibheann Leahy and Ailbhe Leahy!

Book in a Bag for Literacy

This year we are launching a new Literacy initiative, ‘Book in a Bag’. The aim of this initiative is to promote reading among our First Year students. All First Year students are required to have a book with them at all times.

TY Student Awarded Prosper Award

Well done to Osarhumwense who was awarded the Prosper Meath ‘Making a Difference Award’ 2021.

Student Voice Action Plan

The next steps from our recent Student Voice survey are underway! click ‘read more’ to hear their plans.