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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

Race Night 30th March 2017

The Parents’ Council of Holy Family Community School intends running a Race Night to raise funds for student and school facilities.  We are hoping to buy filtered-water drinking machines and canteen furniture for our students; mobile staging and a new PA System for assemblies/events.  We are appealing to parents and friends of the school to takeREAD MORE

Tree Week 2017 Tree Planting Ceremony in HFCS

       Holy Family Community School, Applegreen Rathcoole and South Dublin County Council joined forces to promote Tree Week 2017.  A beautiful Golden Delicious apple tree (Malus domestica ‘Golden Delicious’) was sown by staff from the local Applegreen Rathcoole and staff and students from Holy Family Community School.  The school wishes to thank South Dublin County Council,READ MORE

Deputy Principal Post

The Board of Management of Holy Family Community School invites applications from suitably qualified persons for the post of Deputy Principal to take effect from 1st September, 2017. The school is a co-educational Community School with an enrolment of 894 students.  School category XVI. To qualify for appointment candidates must have Recognised post-primary teaching qualification.READ MORE