Easter Newsletter

Please click on this link to view our Easter Newsletter.

Easter newsletter 2016

We now publish our newsletters online to save on photocopying as per our Green School  Policy. Also, your newsletter does not get lost! We can publish more items. All the photos are in colour! It is also easily shared as well as being an online record of all the wonderful activities that take place in Holy Family BNS.

We have also uploaded photos of our marvellous Flag Raising Ceremony. Please click on above link=1916 Flag Ceremony- to view same.




Computer Donation

We would like to thank Lionbridge and in particular Kevin, for donating over thirty revamped computers to our school. All these computers are now being used in classrooms, resource rooms and the computer room to enhance learning such as recovery maths, reading eggs, digital large books, educational websites, lateral thinking etc. We also had an excellent series of talks for all the senior classes on internet safety which was hosted by Zeeko Internet Safety.  Mile buíochas for such a fantastic donation.


World Book Day.

We had a wonderful World Book Day with activities ranging from visiting authors, book marks, digital large books, paired reading etc. Just fantastic!


Indoor Hurling Champions

Miss Mullally and Principal Mrs Kelly were delighted on behalf of Askea Boys NS to accept from Carlow Hurler of the Year Marty Kavanagh the specially commissioned 1916 Slate Creation won by their hurlers in the Urban Schools indoor blitz.

Well done lads!

National Engineering Week

For National Engineering week, first class went to our hall to make all types of wonderful devices with knex. It was great fun. Other classes will also go to the hall over the coming weeks to work with knex. Third class also went to Carlow IT for an excellent talk on number magic. Well done everyone.