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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

Book List 2015 – 2016

The book list for 2015 – 2016 has been sent to all parents of students in 2nd, 3rd, TY, 5th, 6th and LCA 2 year groups.  The book list for incoming 1st Year students, 2015 – 2016 will be included in an information pack which will be sent out in early July, 2015  An electronic copyREAD MORE

Deadline for Admissions to First Year, 2016 – 2017.

Parents of students in 5th Class are reminded that the closing date for receipt of application forms for places in First Year, 2016 -2017 is 5.00pm Friday, 27th March, 2015.  Applications received after this time and date will be considered as being late.  Application forms are available from the school.  Completed application forms should beREAD MORE

Meeting for Incoming First Years, 2015 – 2016 Academic Year

There is a special meeting for all incoming First Year students (2015) and their parents in the school Assembly Hall at 7.00pm on Thursday, 12th March, 2015.  This meeting is open to parents and students who have been offered a place in the 2015 – 2016 academic year and an invitation has been sent toREAD MORE