Holy Family JNS

River Valley Swords

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

+353 1 840 4394admin@holyfamilyjns.ie

About Us

Holy Family J.N.S. is a co-educational Junior Primary School with classes from Junior Infants to Second Standard. The school was established in September 1982 under the patronage of the Catholic Archbishop of Dublin.

This is a state-funded school i.e. it receives Grants from the Department of Education and Science for Maintenance, Heat/Light, Secretary/Caretaker, etc.

The Board of Management employs a Full-time Secretary. It also employs a Part-time Caretaker and 10 Special Needs Assistants (7 Full-time and 3 Part-time).


The School Uniform is as follows:

Navy Blue Pants/Pinafore/Skirt, Grey Jumper/Cardigan, Grey Shirt/Blouse and a navy blue School Tie with red stripes.

A School Tracksuit (grey sweatshirt with school crest, red polo shirt and navy sweat pants) is available through Pat O'Farrell Schoolwear Ltd, Airside, Swords.

Children wear their school uniform except on days when they are timetabled for P.E. or are instructed to wear tracksuits.

School Crests are available to purchase from school at a cost of €2.00.