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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

Incoming 6th Class Students 2019-2020

The school wishes to thank all the 6th Class parents and students who attended the information meeting for incoming students 2019-2020.  Ms. Kelly, Principal, gave a presentation which informed parents of the process of class formation; the subjects in the First Year curriculum; the process of choosing subject options and the computerised incoming assessment, scheduled forREAD MORE

Teaching Posts in Holy Family Community School, October, 2018

The Board of Management of Holy Family Community School invites applications for the following posts which may arise as advertised on www.educationposts.ie.  Mathematics – 1 Post (22 hours RPT) Biology – 1 Post (22 hours RPT) Physical Education – 1 Post (11 hours Maternity Leave) Application forms for these teaching posts are only available fromREAD MORE

3rd Year Parents’ Information Meeting Presentation 2018

Holy Family Community School wishes to thank the large number of parents of 3rd Year students who came to our Information Meeting on Thursday, 13th September.  We hope that the information you received will help you and your son / daughter to get the best out of the year ahead.  The PowerPoint presentation used atREAD MORE

Supervised Study Programme, 2018

Supervised study is available for students after normal school hours.  Study sessions last for four weeks and there is a charge for this.  Priority is given to 6th Year and 3rd Year students, but students from other year groups may avail of the service if there are places available.  Links to an information letter andREAD MORE

6th Year Parents’ Information Meeting Presentation 2018

Holy Family Community School wishes to thank the large number of parents of 6th Year students who came to our Information Meeting on Monday, 10th September.  The feedback was very positive from those in attendance and we hope that the information you received will help you and your son / daughter to get the bestREAD 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. 

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