• Congratulations Class of 2017

  • Field Day

  • 8th Grade Trip to Washington D.C.

  • Walk-A-Thon Spirit Stoll

  • 3rd Grade Oregon Trail Projects

  • Crazy Sock Day

  • American Legion Essay Contest

  • Easter Prayer Service

  • 8th Grade vs Teachers/Parents Volleyball

  • EV3 Lego Robot Assembly

  • Christmas Pageant

  • Turkey Drive 2016

  • Pre-K Thanksgiving Feast

  • They’re Here! EV3 Robots

  • Living Rosary

  • Robotics Club

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.”

Summer Hours

The school office will be open by appointment only during the summer. Please contact Mrs. Liciardello at lliciardello@holyfamilyaston.org or Ms. Dolores at jdolores@holyfamilyaston.org to schedule an appointment.  You can also call (610)494-0147 ext.3 and leave a message.  Thank you!

Summer Assignments

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All assignments are based on the grade that you will be attending in September.

Student Supply List 2017-18

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Holy Family Annual Field Day

Field Day was held on Monday, June 12th for grades 1st – 8th at the Aston Community Center Field. The weather was hot and the sun was shining.

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Applications are now being accepted for financial assistance from the Bridge Foundation for the 2017-2018 school year.  The income guidelines to be considered for this award are as follows:

EITC Income Guidelines*

Number of Dependents      Maximum AGI

1                                                               $93,178
2                                                               $108,708
3                                                               $124,238
4                                                               $139,768
5                                                               $155,298

The Bridge Foundation Funds are available to Pennsylvania residents only. Please note that volunteerism hours are required for recipients of the Bridge Foundation funds. Below is a link to the application.  The application requires a copy of your 2016 Form 1040. If you have any questions, please email Kristy Cobb, Business Manager –  kcobb@holyfamilyaston.org.     Bridge Educational Foundation Application

8th Grade Scholarship Winners

Congratulations to our 8th Grader Scholarship winners. We wish you success in which ever path you chose.

Jack Ricci  - St. Elizabeth – Elizabethan Grant
Colleen McClintock – Cardinal O’Hara – Excellence in Math
Benjamin Mader – Cardinal O’ Hara – St. Augustine Scholarship, Archmere Academy – Academic Scholarship, Salesianum – Academic Scholarship
Seamus Morgan - Cardinal O’ Hara – St. Augustine Scholarship, Archmere Academy – Academic Scholarship, Salesianum – Academic Scholarship
Chris Galazeski - Archmere Academy – Academic Scholarship, Salesianum – Academic Scholarship

Academic Honors Convocation – Cardinal O’Hara

On Wednesday, May 3, 2017 Holy Family 8th grader Daniel Jackson was recognized at the Academic Honors Convocation at Cardinal O’Hara High School.  Daniel received a merit scholarship for his commitment and dedication to community service.  We are so proud of Daniel and all of the students in Holy Family’s 8th grade class!

May Procession

Holy Family marked the month of May by honoring the Blessed Mother. On May 4th our students, staff, friends and family gathered together in song and prayer for the annual May Procession followed by a crowning of the statue of the Virgin Mary.  More Pictures

5th Annual Spirit Stroll Walk-A-Thon

The Holy Family Community took to the streets for our 5th Annual Spirit Stroll Walk-A-Thon to raise money for our school. Many family and friends joined our staff and students as we walked two miles for a great cause. Thanks for all your support. More Pictures

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.

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.

Robotics Club

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.”

Google Chromebooks are here! chromebook

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.

Lab Learners

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.

Holy Family Middle States Visiting Team Report 2015

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.

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