Category Archives: Latest News

Parents’ Association Updates

The New Junior Cycle – Advice Sheets English Version 2019 Mar Ongoing Assess Reporting in JC Leaflet – English 2019 Mar Ongoing Assess Reporting POSTER – English   Irish Version 2019 Mar Ongoing Assess Reporting Leaflet – Irish 2019 March Ongoing Assess Reporting POSTER – Irish Parents’ Association Information/Downloads/Links

Important News – Introduction of One-Hour Classes 2019 – 2020

Following consultation with staff, the Students Council and the Parents’ Council, Holy Family Community School will be introducing one-hour classes for all students from August 2019 onward.  Students were given a letter today, 22nd March, 2019 explaining the rationale behind this change and were also given an outline of the revised structure of the schoolREAD MORE

Important – Incoming First Year Students 2019-2020 – Consent form

Dear Parents/Guardians, On behalf of the whole school community the school is pleased to welcome your son/daughter to our school and we look forward to working with you and you son/daughter over the coming years.    iPads and Booklist:  First year students will be using iPads with their eBooks downloaded onto them.  Students will also haveREAD MORE

Important Information for Parents on the Momo Challenge

As you may be aware there has been a lot of media attention regarding Internet challenges.  Parents are advised to read the information on the picture below and remain vigilant in your son’s / daughter’s use of social media.  

All-Ireland Linguistics Olympiad Finalists 2019

Congratulations to our four students Luca Crone, TJ Corcoran, Caoimhe Healy and Liza Matvitska, who qualified in the top 100 students in the All-Ireland Linguistics Olympiad (AILO) competition. These students will progress to the next round, meaning HFCS is one of the most represented schools in the whole country. Massive congratulations to the students andREAD MORE

Mock Examinations Timetable 2019

Mock Examinations for all Third and Sixth Year students start on Monday, 4th February and finish on Friday, 15th February.  A copy of the timetable for these examinations may be downloaded from here on by clicking on the link below.   Mock Examinations 2019 – Timetable

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

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