St. Joseph’s is a famous Northside Dublin school. In 2013 the school celebrated 125 years of involvement in the Irish Educational System. Many famous past pupils have passed through its doors.
The school educates boys to Leaving Certificate standard and boys and girls for Repeat Leaving Certificate. The school is managed by a Board of Management consisting of nominees of the Edmund Rice Schools Trust (ERST), parents and teachers. The school is non fee paying with a voluntary subscription.
The main objective in St. Joseph’s is to promote an excellent all round education with particular emphasis on the academic, social and moral development of its students. As an Edmund Rice school the Catholic ethos permeates the work of the school.