Post Tagged with: "Holy Family NS"

Pupil Davey Jay Flaherty with David and Claire Flaherty at the Holy Family NS Graduation night on Tuesday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Graduation Night Arrives For Holy Family NS Class Of 2022

June 29, 2022 at 10:19 am Comments are Disabled

SIXTH class pupils at Holy Family are saying farewell to their primary schooldays this week and a graduation ceremony was held there on Tuesday evening. The students and their families were in attendance for a blessing by Fr Amos while Principal Maria O’Regan and teacher Tommy Lyons spoke warmly about […]

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Sponsored: Holy Family NS — Where Your Child Is Welcomed, Respected And Cherished

February 19, 2022 at 10:06 am Comments are Disabled

Principal of Holy Family NS, Maria O’Regan, says the school is a place where a deep sense of belonging, empathy and respect for others is advocated… Holy Family National School is central to Tralee town and is very fortunate to engage an innovative, highly dedicated and enthusiastic team of teachers, SNAs […]

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Fr Padraig Walsh with Holy Family NS pupils at the prayers service in the school on Friday.

Holy Family School Holds Prayer Service For Lily-Anna

December 10, 2021 at 3:17 pm Comments are Disabled

A PRAYER service was held this morning at Holy Family School for 2nd class pupil Lily-Anna Sebestová who is battling a serious illness. Fr. Padraig arrived at Holy Family National School at 10am to conduct a beautiful prayer service over the intercom. All pupils and staff were invited to light […]

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David Moran and Kieran Donaghy launching the Light Up For Lily Anna campaign this week.

Kieran And David Join Forces To Launch ‘Light Up For Lily-Anna’ Fundraiser

December 4, 2021 at 10:01 am Comments are Disabled

THE school community at Holy Family NS have come together for a fund-raising drive in aid of childhood cancer. The school is hoping to raise awareness of the illness while also supporting 2nd class pupil Lily-Anna Sebestová who is currently receiving treatment for Rhabobmyosarcoma, a type of cancer. Last week Lily-Anna […]

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David Moran and Tommy Walsh with teacher Tommy Lyons, and Holy Family sixth class pupils at the raising of the Amber Flag at the school on Friday morning. Photo by Dermot Crean

Kerry GAA Stars Return To Holy Family To Raise Amber Flag

October 15, 2021 at 3:33 pm Comments are Disabled

TWO Kerry GAA stars returned to their alma mater, on Friday morning to help the sixth class pupils raise the Pieta House Amber Flag. Tommy Walsh and David Moran also spoke to the pupils at Holy Family NS about the importance of mental health and being kind to one another. […]

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New Junior Infants beginning their schooldays at Holy Family NS. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Schooldays Begin For New Junior Infants At Holy Family NS

August 31, 2021 at 3:31 pm Comments are Disabled

THERE was the usual excitement at Holy Family NS on Monday morning for the new arrivals. In fact, the juniors weren’t the only ones beginning at Holy Family. A new principal, Maria O’Regan, was also starting her time at the school having taken over from Ed O’Brien who has just […]

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Retiring Principal of Holy Family NS, Ed O'Brien, looks at some of the pupils portraits of him at the school on Wednesday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Ed’s Schooldays Come To An End After 40 Years

June 25, 2021 at 9:30 am Comments are Disabled

AFTER 40 years, Ed O’Brien said farewell to his days as an educator this week, but not without a special send-off from all at Holy Family NS. The staff, pupils, parents and board of management showed their affection for the Monavalley native who has been principal of the Tralee school […]

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Sponsored: Holy Family NS — Helping Children Reach Their Potential In A Safe And Caring Environment

Sponsored: Holy Family NS — Helping Children Reach Their Potential In A Safe And Caring Environment

January 27, 2021 at 12:19 pm Comments are Disabled

We, the staff of Holy Family School extend a warm invitation to prospective pupils to begin their journey of life-long learning with us. We take pride in our ability to offer all pupils the opportunity to grow and develop in a safe and caring environment, where Christian values are respected […]

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David Diggins with Holy Family NS Principal Ed O'Brien and staff on the occasion of his retirement on Tuesday afternoon. Photo by Dermot Crean

David Says Farewell To Holy Family School After 28 Years

December 23, 2020 at 8:20 am Comments are Disabled

IT wasn’t your typical retirement send-off but then again, nothing about the past nine months has been anything like normal. The staff and pupils of Holy Family said farewell to the caretaker of the past 28 years on Tuesday afternoon as they broke up for the holidays. David Diggins from […]

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Teacher Ciara Culloty with pupils taking part in activities during Holy Family Maths Week. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Holy Family Pupils Enjoy Maths Week Activities

October 17, 2019 at 11:22 am Comments are Disabled

HOLY Family is a hive of activity this week as pupils taking part in Maths Week. The events of Maths Week were designed to present the subject as fun. Each day begins with a daily maths joke and a memory task. Over the course of the week, the pupils visit […]

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Teacher Ms O'Leary (seated) with Holy Family pupils dressed up as fictional characters for World Book Day on Thursday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Holy Family Pupils Dress Up For World Book Day

March 8, 2019 at 10:41 am Comments are Disabled

HOLY Family NS was even more colourful than usual on Thursday with an array of outfits sported by the young pupils. The reason was World Book Day and the school went all out with a number of activities. “We celebrate the importance of reading for pleasure and this was certainly […]

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Francis Quill with his family Ronan, Declan, Caroline, Carmel, Louise, Brendan and Fergal at his retirement party at The Meadowlands Hotel on Friday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

Francis Quill Retires After 45 Years In Teaching

June 26, 2018 at 10:41 am Comments are Disabled

AFTER 41 years in Holy Family school, Francis Quill is taking a well-earned rest. The Deputy Principal from Ashgrove is retiring this week and staff from the school joined his family for a celebration at The Meadowlands Hotel on Friday night. Francis started off his teaching career in Dolphin’s Barn […]

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Holy Family sixth class pupils at graduation night on Wednesday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Graduation Day For Pupils At Holy Family School

June 21, 2018 at 3:45 pm Comments are Disabled

IT was a special evening on Wednesday as pupils from Holy Family graduated after eight years in primary school. A Mass was celebrated in the school assembly area followed by a few words from Principal Ed O’Brien who spoke highly of the Class of 2018 and wished them well in […]

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Some young musicians enjoying Culture Week at Holy Family NS. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Exploring Different Cultures At Special Week In Holy Family NS

June 8, 2018 at 5:20 pm Comments are Disabled

AN explosion of colour, great music and tasty food was on show at Holy Family this week for Culture Week at the school. The school boasts children from 19 different countries so there was so much to learn for both pupils and staff. “It’s really for pupils to learn more […]

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Holy Family second class pupils taking part in the Dress In A Mess fundraiser.  Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Holy Family Pupils And Staff Have Fun With ‘Dress In A Mess’ Fundraiser

May 5, 2018 at 9:08 am Comments are Disabled

THERE was great excitement in Holy Family N.S. on Friday as children and staff took part in a “Dress in a Mess” fundraising initiative. Odd shoes and socks, back to front jumpers and inside out shirts replaced the normal school uniform as children showcased their creative and imaginative skills. Prizes […]

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Jack Slattery on his Confirmation Day with, from left; Vincent Carmody,  Karen Slattery, Kathleen Carmody, Caoimhe Slattery, Leah Slattery and John Slattery. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Confirmation Day For Listellick And Holy Family Pupils

March 18, 2018 at 10:15 am Comments are Disabled

FAMILIES gathered at Our Lady and St Brendan’s Church on Friday morning as children from two Tralee schools received their Confirmation. There were 49 children from Listellick NS and Holy Family who were Confirmed by Bishop of Kerry Ray Browne as their families looked on. A number of other clergy […]

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Marian Costello with husband Denis and family from left; granddaughter Millie, daughter in law Pamela, son Keith Costello and, far right, daughter Denise O'Dowd. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Marian Says Farewell To Holy Family After 24 Years

October 31, 2017 at 10:57 am Comments are Disabled

A TEACHER who touched the lives of many over the past 24 years in Tralee said her goodbyes to staff and pupils of Holy Family NS on Thursday. Marian Costello — who had previously taught in Abbeyleix, Co Laois, Bruff in Limerick and Ballyduff — has taught in every class […]

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Former pupil and current Mayor of Tralee, Terry O'Brien, with teacher Pat Ó Conchúir and pupils Mikey Murray, Riona Downey and Sean Collins at the launch of '40 Years Of Holy Family School on Friday morning. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Treasure Trove Of Memories In ’40 Years Of Holy Family School’

June 6, 2017 at 11:59 am Comments are Disabled

A NEW book compiled by Sixth Class pupil in Holy Family NS was launched last Friday at the school. The book contains photographs from the past 40 years in the school and is a must-have for anyone who is a past pupil. The book came about as a project by […]

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Calum O'Leary (centre) prepares to cut the tape to open the new sensory room at Holy Family NS on Tuesday. Included are Franek Siekaniec, Ann Marie Allen SNA, Principal Ed O'Brien and Kyra Prendergast. Photo by Dermot Crean

New Sensory Room Introduced For Pupils At Holy Family

May 25, 2017 at 10:55 am Comments are Disabled

THE ribbon was cut on the new Sensory Room at Holy Family on Tuesday which is set to be a great addition for pupils at the school. This followed many months of hard work and preparation by all involved but most especially Ms. Anna Marie Allen, Special Needs Assistant, whose drive and enthusiasm […]

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Jessica Raymond, Riona Downey, Jack McBride and Darragh O'Connor at Science Day in Holy Family School on Friday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Science Week Fun At Holy Family School

November 18, 2016 at 3:35 pm Comments are Disabled

SCIENCE week is winding down and the pupils of Holy Family made sure it ended with a bang…well a few eruptions anyway. The pupils held a exhibition of what they learned in the school hall on Friday morning. “The pupils were doing various experiments in the classroom for Science Week […]

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Sixth class pupils at the Holy Family NS graduation at Our Lady and St Brendan's Church on Tuesday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Sixth Class Pupils Say Farewell To Holy Family Schooldays

June 29, 2016 at 10:29 am Comments are Disabled

FORTY-FIVE pupils gathered together for one of the last times at a special graduation ceremony at Our Lady and St Brendan’s Church on Tuesday evening. The girls and boys from Holy Family school were joined by family members and staff of the school to celebrate their journey from junior infants to […]

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Holy Family National School students who had their First Holy Communion last Saturday in St Brendans Church.

PHOTOS: Holy Family Pupils Celebrate First Holy Communion

May 25, 2016 at 12:57 pm Comments are Disabled

CELEBRATING their First Holy Communion last Saturday were pupils of Holy Family National School. The ceremony was held in Our Lady and St Brendan’s Church and thankfully the weather held up for the pupils and their families on the big day. The school sent us in these photos from the occasion…

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