Monster Walk

We had a fantastic Monster Walk as part of our Active School Flag initiative. The weather was just glorious! Please visit the Active School link at the top of the screen to view the full set of photos. Well done everyone.20161028_095959


School Debating Team

Best of luck to our very first school debating team. They are just brilliant and we wish them all the best. Well done lads and a special word of thanks to Mr Percy and Ms McAssey, who are preparing the debating team. Míle Buíochas.




National Maths Week

We had a very busy National Maths Week. Every class from 1st 2st, 2nd, 3rd,4th,5th and 6th took part in an online Halloween Maths Quiz. These are located in the download section in our school blog. It was a wonderful event which the children enjoyed tremendously. Well done everyone!!


Quiz News

Well done to our Senior Quiz team who were just fantastic at the recent Féile An Fhómhair Festival. The boys finished in the top section of the quiz. All the quiz panel are now busy practising for the school quiz panel.


Football Panel

A special thank you to all the boys and trainers who worked so hard for our football panel. They played excellently in all their matches and were a credit to the school and their families. Well done everyone.


Tidy Town Winners

Tidy Town’s competition: Holy Family Boys’ NS are very proud to  receive 2nd Place in the school’s category of the competition. John Boyd presented our very active Green School’s committee with the trophy on Thursday 29th September . We received 2nd place because of the committee’s diligent work throughout the school year. For example; we recycled 90kg of used batteries, we recycled waste paper and made eco paper logs, we kept our school tidy through a Tidy Classroom’s competition and much more. Well done everyone.


County Champion!

Well done to all our athletes who took part in the Carlow Primary School’s Cross Country Competition. Close on two hundred children took part in the this very competitive race featuring all the best runners in Carlow. We were delighted to emerge with the fastest runner in all of Carlow. John Phiri, from 5th class, is a remarkable talent and one to definitely watch for the future! A special thank you to all our parents, coaches and especially the children who did our school so proud and ran so well. Just brilliant!