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Liam Russell – LCA Memorial – November 2017

LCA 2 students organised a lovely memorial event in honour of Liam Russell.  The school Chaplain, Principal and Deputy Principals read some prayers along with the students at the event.  The students created two time capsules in their Graphics and Construction class and inserted pictures and other items connected with Liam into them.  The timeREAD MORE

Holy Family Community School Launches Strategic Plan for 2017 – 2021

Holy Family Community School launched its Strategic Plan – 2017 to 2021 on Tuesday, 21st November, 2017.  Mr. Dermot Lahey, Chairperson, Board of Management said: “The Board of Management is pleased to present this Strategic Plan for Holy Family Community School.  The launch of this Strategic Plan marks another important stage in the continuous developmentREAD MORE

Transition Year – Homeless Show Box Appeal

Transition Year students are organising a collection for the homeless and a shoe box appeal.  The school had a similar collection last year which was very successful.  The students learned about sharing and the need to look out for others, while the homeless directly benefited from their work.  A large number of shoe boxes wereREAD MORE

Cross Country Results

CROSS-COUNTRY C.C.S.S.A. 2018 RESULTS   1st YEARS OVERALL:                 BOYS:2nd PLACE                                  GIRLS: 3rd PLACE Individual performances: Daniel Maggliozi (2nd), Aoife Dungan (3rd), Clodagh Deweer (4th)   2nd YEARS OVERALL:               BOYS:                                                  GIRLS: 3rd PLACE   3rd YEARS OVERALL:               BOYS                                                   GIRLS: 2nd PLACE Individual performances: Conor Morrow (3rd), Conor McEnery (7th), Brianne Flood (1st), Andrea Uchenewa (5th)   SENIORS OVERALL:                 BOYS: 3rd PLACE                                 GIRLS:READ MORE

Important Update: School Closed on Tuesday, 17th October, 2017

Please note that the school will remain closed tomorrow, 17th October, 2017 in compliance with directions from the Department of Education and Skills.   The Department of Education and Skills have announced: All Schools to Remain Closed Tomorrow Tuesday 17th Oct  The Minister for Education has confirmed all schools are to remain closed tomorrow. Third level institutionsREAD MORE

Teaching Post – English – 15 Hours RPT

  The Board of Management of Holy Family Community School invites applications for a RPT English teaching post which may arise as advertised on  It would be an advantage to have a qualification to teach History. The This post is subject to the sanction of the Department of Education and Skills and to the post notREAD MORE

Teaching Post – Art – 22 Hours – Maternity Leave

The Board of Management of Holy Family Community School invites applications for an Art post (maternity leave) which may arise as advertised on  An application form for this teaching post is only available from the school office or may be downloaded from here or the link below. This teaching post is subject to: the sanction of the Department of Education & Skills; registrationREAD MORE

25th Celebration - Presidents Visit