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.”

Supply Lists for 2016-17 School Year

Kindergarten     3rd Grade     6th Grade
1st Grade     4th Grade     7th Grade
2nd Grade     5th Grade     8th Grade

Meet Our New Board

Holy Family Regional Catholic School is pleased to introduce our Board of Limited Jurisdiction. Thank you for the gift of your time and talents!

  • Rev. Robert Vogan, Pastor, St. Joseph, Aston
  • Rev. Robert McDermott, Pastor, St. John Fisher
  • Rev. Philip Lowe, Associate Professor, Neumann University
  • Sister Marguerite O’Beirne, OSF, Vice President Mission and Ministry, Neumann University
  • William DeFeo III, MBA, Controller, The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University
  • Dr. John Whitby, Ed.D, Retired Principal, Ridley High School; Adjunct supervisor, Widener
  • Maria Deysher, Financial Advisor, VALIC Financial Advisors, Inc.
  • Dr. Bernadette A. Zeleznick, Ed.D, Retired Elementary Principal, Ridley School District
  • Deborah Benvenger, Chief Admissions Officer, Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Rebecca Hemphill, Associate Director of Athletic Development, St. Joseph University
  • Chris Backer, Vice President, ADP Inc.
  • Trish Balestrieri, RN, BSN, Penn Delco School District
  • Rachel Conner, Account Manager, Conner Printing

Field Day

A great time was had by all at our Annual Holy Family Field Day. This year’s field day had an Olympic theme in honor of the upcoming Summer Olympics with each class representing two different countries. Thanks Mr. Herlihy for planning such an awesome day for us!

3rd Grade Wax Museum

Mrs. Henry’s 3rd Grade class created a living wax museum with students dressing as famous inventors. All students completed research, created a visual display and presented their information dressed as their inventor for this day of living history.

Hail, Holy Queen, Mother of Mercy

Holy Family honored our Holy Mother Mary with the annual May Procession from the school building to the church.  After a celebratory pray service the student body gathered to sing hymns to Mary while offering her a bouquet of flowers.

Holy Family Spirit Stroll

The Holy Family Annual Spirit Stroll was a huge success.  Students recruited sponsors to pledge funds toward their two mile stroll which raised $11,000 for school building and technology upgrades. A great time was had by all. Thanks to all who helped support our efforts!

Holy Family Spirit Week Dress Down Days

Sports Day

Holy Family Day

Crazy Day

Rainbow Day

PA Middle School Computer Fair

26 Students with 11 projects participated in the 2016 Pennsylvania Middle School Computer Fair Regional Competition. HF student projects placed 1st in Digital Movie, 1st in Animation, 2nd in Digital Movie, 3rd in Webpage Design and 3rd in Logo Design.  PA Middle School Computer Fair

Q and U Wedding

Pre K 3 learned that Q and U come together in words. So we decided to have a wedding with the 8th grade students and Pre K3 students to celebrate Q and U togetherness.

Padua Academy Accepted!

Congratulations to our 2016 8th Grade girls. All 12 students who applied to attend Padua Academy in Wilmington, Delaware received acceptance letters. Way to go girls!

New Design Tablets at Holy Family

Grades 5th – 8th began their adventures in graphic design with our new 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

BLOCS Scholarship

BLOCS is committed to giving children access to high quality, values based education in Philadelphia area Catholic schools.

BLOCS Application  or   SmartAid Financial Aid

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.