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Teaching Posts – Engineering, Biology, Physics

The Board of Management of Holy Family Community School invites applications for an Engineering post (with DCG and Technology), a Biology post and a Physics post which may arise as advertised on  The application forms for these teaching posts are only available from the school office or may be downloaded from here or the link below. These teaching posts are subject to:READ MORE

Good luck to all students in their state exams

As the exams approach we would like to wish our Third and Sixth Year students the very best of luck. Remember this is only a moment in time and the results will never define you.  Get plenty of rest and remember tomorrow is another new day full of promise. Good luck from all in HFCS. 

Holy Family Community School wins Concern Worldwide National Awards for Fundraising

Holy Family Community School received good news when the charity Concern Worldwide informed them that they had been nominated for two separate Concern Volunteer Awards  and that the judges awarded both categories to the School. The School of the Year Award was awarded to Holy Family Community School and the Fundraising Teacher category was awardedREAD MORE

Teaching Posts in Holy Family Community School, May – June, 2018

The Board of Management of Holy Family Community School invites applications for the following posts which may arise as advertised on  English – 4 Posts Chemistry – 1 Post Religious Education – 2 Posts Business – 1 Post Accountancy – 1 Post Application forms for these teaching posts are only available from the schoolREAD MORE

Holy Family Community School in South Dublin Comhairle na nÓg’s Run4Fun

On Wednesday the 16th of May South Dublin Comahirle na nÓg held an event called “Run4Fun”. Comhairlí na nÓg are local youth councils who give a voice to 12-18-year-olds while tackling issues affecting young people. There are a total of 31 all around Ireland in each county council constituency. This year the Comhairle’s topic/issue theyREAD MORE


Our current TY’s are successfully implementing the 3 pillars of the EU Ambassador School Programme. Last Thursday the 18th April a successful Skype interview was conducted regarding their progress to date. On May 9th the TY’s are staging a debate on the future of the EU encompassing topics such as Brexit, immigration, youth employment, climateREAD MORE

Update – Soroptimist Success for Emily Moore

Emily Moore has been crowned the all-Ireland winner of the Soroptimist Girl’s Public Speaking Competition finals held recently in Ballina, Co. Mayo.  This fantastic result is a credit to Emily, her teacher Ms. Phillips and the Soroptimist North Kildare branch.  It is the first time that a student of Holy Family Community School has wonREAD MORE

Updated: School Reopens For All Students on Thursday, 8th March, 2018

The Board of Management has decided to open the school tomorrow, 8th March, 2018, for all students.  Classes will start at 8.55am.  School buses are running as normal.  A lot of work has been done to clear snow on the school grounds to enable staff and students to gain access to the school buildings.  However, thereREAD MORE

25th Celebration - Presidents Visit