Holy Family JNS

River Valley Swords

River Valley, Swords, Co. Dublin, Charity Number 20119300
Ms. Mary McNally, Principal

+353 1 840 4394admin@holyfamilyjns.ie

Welcome to Holy Family J.N.S.

Welcome to the online home of Holy Family Junior National School, Swords. Here you will find all the news and information you need - whether you are a prospective parent planning to enrol your child in the future or one of our already familiar faces, keeping up to date, as we all work together to make the childrens' time in school here as enjoyable and fruitful as possible.

Our website carries all the news, events and happenings from around the school to give you a taste of what's going on here - and there is always plenty going on!! Keep an eye on the "Gallery" section to see photo collections from school life.

Check back regularly for the latest updates and developments!

Upcoming Events

  • 18-03-2024School ClosedSt Patrick's Day
  • 22-03-2024School Closes for Easter HolidaysHappy Easter!
  • 08-04-2024School Re-opensWelcome back!

Recent News

  • Safer Internet Action Day 2024

    Safer Internet Action Day 2024

    This year HFJNS ran a Safer Internet Action Day to raise awareness of online safety with the children.

    Our core messages for the day were:

    - Be kind online 
    - Stop, close and tell if they are unsure or scared by something online and 
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  • Science Week 2024

    Science Week 2024

    Last week the children in Holy Family JNS took part in Science Week.

    The week was filled with fun and learning with a focus on practical, hands-on experiments to develop skills such as exploring, questioning, observing, estimating and analysing.

    A huge 'Thank You' to the parents who visited and spoke with the children about their jobs and the role that science and technology play in them.

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  • DAA Christmas Card Competition

    DAA Christmas Card Competition

    A big 'Well Done' to Jeremy in Room 13 who won the age 4-8 category Dublin Airport Christmas card competition!

    Have a look at his beautiful work in the picture attached!

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  • Christmas Shoebox Appeal 2023

    A huge thank you to all the children, parents and staff who responded to our annual Christmas

    appeal again this year. It was a great success with 236 shoeboxes being collected in the school and

    many more donated online. The children were, as always, very eager and enthusiastic in their

    willingness to participate in this charitable event which will aid in their peers in other countries being

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  • Halloween 2023

    Halloween 2023

    Halloween was in full swing here in Holy Family JNS on Friday 27th October.

    As part of our annual 'Trick or Treat for Temple Street' fundraiser, the children and staff dressed up and took part in lots of Halloween fun!

    Have a look at the pictures to see what we got up to!

  • Maths Week 2023

    Maths Week 2023

    We celebrated another great Maths Week from October 16th -20th.

    The children had a great time exploring Maths in our environment and using Maths to solve problems.

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  • DAA Community Fund

    DAA Community Fund

    The Dublin Airport Community Fund supports local projects that make a difference to local communities through  supporting community activities, promoting development in education, literacy, sports and the arts.

    Holy Family JNS applied for funding for outdoor sensory equipment to provide our learners with much needed physical sensory input during movement breaks.

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  • Junior Infants 2023!

    Junior Infants 2023!

    A big welcome to our Junior Infants who have settled in so well to school so far.

    Click on the picture above to see how they're getting on!

Holy Family JNS

River Valley, Swords, Co. Dublin, Charity Number 20119300

  • +353 1 840 4394