Mission Statement and Philosophy
“Holy Family Regional Catholic School, in pursuit of academic excellence within the context of a living faith community, provides a rigorous and comprehensive academic program, which will help our students to develop the skills necessary to succeed in the 21st century, while empowering them to act justly and enabling them to make a positive impact on the global community.”
Easter Prayer Service
Students celebrated the Easter season at our prayer service which was held on April 11. May the Risen Christ fill your hearts with joy, bring you new hope, and bless you with peace. Prayer Service Pictures
American Legion Essay Contest
Holy Family students participated in the American Legion essay writing contest by answering the following question “How does learning about the government and America help us to become future guardians of the liberties of this country”. Our students placed first, second and third in both the 7th and 8th grade categories. Pictured are state Representative Leanne Krueger-Braneky and our 7th and 8th grade girls who are invited to spend a day in Harrisburg to experience a typical business day in the House.
Holy Family Spirit Stroll Walk-a-thon
Friday, April 28, 2017, Holy Family RCS will be holding it’s 5th annual Spirit Stroll Walk-a-Thon. This year our fundraising goal is $25,000. Any monies raised will go towards expanding our robotics program and towards capital improvements to our building. Sponsor Forms
Please contact the school office at 610.494.0147 ext 3 for registration information.
8th Grade vs. Teachers/Parents Volleyball Game
In conjunction with Catholic School’s Week Holy Family held their annual 8th Grade vs. Teachers/Parents Volleyball game. A great time was had by all as the Teachers/Parents team held their own against the much younger more experienced 8th grade team.
Corey Jones Basketball Assembly
Holy Family students learned about the concept of “Good Choice, Bad Choice, My Choice” behavior during the Corey Jones Basketball assembly. Thanks to our Home and School for providing this fun and educational activity.
Holy Family’s Emerging STEM Initiative
Holy Family’s STEM initiative is full steam ahead after receiving our new set of EV3 Lego Robots. The STEM initiative introduces the concepts of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics through real world problem solving. Read more about HF’s STEM Initiative.
Holy Family student’s robotics club offers hands on experience with Wonder Workshop’s Dash and Dot robots. “Dash and Dot guide kids through the world of coding and robotics, turning ideas into adventures.” Thank you Mrs. Stires for sharing your time and talents as we begin our school wide STEM initiative.
Design Tablets at Holy Family
Grades 5th – 8th began their adventures in graphic design with our Wacom Intous Draw Blue tablets. Students learn how to use a pen tablet to draw, sketch, paint, and edit with natural feel and movement. Students can “sketch and paint to your heart’s content. It’s like having an entire store of art supplies at your fingertips.”
Thanks to our Home and School and our family’s continuous support of school fundraisers, Holy Family was able to purchase Chromebooks for each 5th, 6th, 7th and 8th grade student for use in all subject areas. With Google Chromebooks our students experience an enhanced level of innovative and collaborative learning.
Holy Family’s new Lab Learners science lab is now open for business. LabLearner™ is a 100% research-based, hands-on system of PreK-8 science education that includes a fully equipped in-school laboratory, complete curriculum including all assessments, on-line parent and teacher resources, and teacher professional development.
Holy Family World Languages in Action
Check out our 4th Graders reciting the months of the year in Spanish.
Middle States Accreditation
MSA Mission Statement
The Commissions on Elementary and Secondary Schools, building on the rich history of the Middle States Association, aspire to improve the quality of education in the United States and around the world by assisting schools to achieve excellence through accreditation and by affirming to the public a member school’s trustworthiness and commitment to continuous improvement.
Asbestos Inspection and Management Plan
Our school has developed and maintains an Asbestos Inspection and Management Plan as required by the Asbestos Emergency Response Act of 1986 (AHERA). A copy of the plan is available for your inspection at the business office during regular office hours. Keating Environmental Management, Inc. is the school’s asbestos program manager. All inquiries regarding the plan should be directed to them at 610-594-2600, ext. 203.