On 3rd April, the children and staff from Rooms 3, 5, 6 and 7 were invited by Fair Isle Tours Bus Company to visit Explorium’s Open Day. Explorium is a recently-opened Science and Sports Centre in Sandyford that allows young people to enjoy lots of interactive STEM activities in a multi-sensor

World Book Day

In March, we celebrated World Book Day at St. Joseph’s. Children and staff were invited to dress up as a character from a favourite book and to show or talk about their favourite book. Great photo from Ms. Duggan’s class! Classes enjoyed reading or sensory story time. Some classes did a

Playing at NCH Ensemble Concert

In October, our school applied to take part in the National Concert Hall Primary Ensemble Project 2019. We were delighted to be offered a place on the programme. Working with Catherine McGorman, our Music teacher, Hilda Milner, visiting teacher from RIAM, and conductor Fergus O’Carroll, the ch

Gradam Ceoil Award

Our amazing Music Teacher, Catherine McEvoy, (known at St Joseph’s as Ms. McGorman) made us all very proud in February when she was awarded traditional music’s highest accolade of Musician of the Year, at TG4’s Gradam Ceoil Award ceremony, in Belfast. Catherine plays the concert flute and,