Principal’s Message

St Joseph’s Community College is a co-educational school delivering educational excellence to the community of Charlestown and the surrounding areas.

The school builds on a rich heritage, provided by the Marist sisters for over seventy years, to embrace the educational opportunities of the future, with the support and guidance of Mayo, Sligo and Leitrim Education and Training Board.

Our school is committed to a high quality education and adopts a holistic approach to the education of each student in our care.

St. Joseph’s Community College offers an extensive programme of Junior and Leaving Certificate subjects. The wide range of subjects that we have available gives everyone an opportunity of choosing subjects that suit them best.

The school has a committed and dedicated staff that encourage every student to reach his/her full potential in every aspect of school life. In addition, students are encouraged to take as many higher level subjects as possible.

We also take great pride in our sporting and extra-curricular activities, these are very important areas for the development of our students and we hope that they find them to be enjoyable experiences.

St Joseph’s Community College is a thriving centre for education that can offer your child a safe, modern and nurturing environment to develop into well rounded, responsible and educated individuals.

John Bones
Principal (Acting)