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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

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

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

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

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

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

Top Junior Certificate Examination Results in Holy Family Community School

Congratulations to all our students who received their Junior Certificate Examination results on 9th September, 2015. Ms. Kelly (Principal) and Mr. Morrin (Deputy Principal) said that the school was very pleased with the high standard of the results and this reflected the hard work done by students and their teachers.  Most students did exceptionally wellREAD MORE

Holy Family Community School – top fundraising school for Concern

Holy Family Community school has once again been recognised as the top fundraising school for Concern in Ireland.  During the academic year, 2014 – 2015, Holy Family Community School raised €18,000 for Concern projects in Chad, Central Africa.  Staff, students and parents raised €9,000 and this was matched euro for euro by world leading cloud-basedREAD MORE

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