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Vision Statement

Our vision statement sees our school as a community of students, staff, parents and the Board of Management.

We are committed to developing a community of learners. We believe that education provides opportunity for all. We nurture the well-being of all so that they may grow in knowledge and compassion. We strive to provide a school that promotes academic excellence and enables all students to realise their full potential. Our programmes, curricular and extra-curricular, develop the whole person. These educational objectives are achieved through partnership with parents, national schools and the local community.

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Mission Statement

The Holy Family Community School is a community of students, staff, parents and Board of Management.

  • We are committed to the development of a community of learners concerned for each individual in our care
  • We believe that education provides opportunity for all
  • We strive for excellence in all areas
  • We nurture the well-being of all so that they may grow in knowledge, integrity and compassion

WE AIM TO PROVIDE

  • A school which promotes academic excellence and enables all students to realise their full potential
  • A programme, curricular and extra-curricular, which develops the whole person
  • A Christian value system encompassing respect, responsibility, co-operation, honesty, fairness and friendship
  • A partnership with parents, primary schools and the local community

Latest News

NGRT Testing – 1st Year 2018-2019

The New Group Reading Test (NGRT) will be administered to all First Year students in Rooms 26 and 29 from 11.05am to 12.25pm as per the following schedule: Tuesday, 23rd October             Classes Setanta and Lir  Wednesday, 24th October        Classes Tara and Claddagh Thursday, 25th October       READ MORE

Transition Year Calendar 2018-2019: September to December 2018

13th September, 2018 Transition Year Calendar Please check back regularly for updates September: 7th:   Hair, make-up and activity day 10th: Localise 12th: Speaker from Tenderfoot   18th: Barista 24th: Personal Safety   October: 4th/5th: Carlingford trip 8th: First Aid Training 22nd: go quest and quasar   November: 5th, 6th, 8th: CSI experience 12th: Science weekREAD MORE

Parents’ Association AGM and Talk from YODA

Holy Family Parents’ Association wished to remind all parents that the AGM will be held in the school tonight, 16th October, at 7.00pm.  The AGM will be followed by a very informative talk from Dr. Bobby Smith, Youth Drug and Alcohol Service (YODA) and Steven Joyce, Garda D&A Task Force.  Refreshments will be available at theREAD MORE