Holy Name School News

There’s always something interesting happening at Holy Name School. On this page, we’ll post details about upcoming events, past activities, school awards, and much more—so bookmark this page and check back often!

Save the Dates!

Please save the dates for our Spring Gala on Saturday, April 6, and the Mother-Son Paw Sox Outing on Saturday, May 4. More information on both these events to come!

Pro-Life Essay Winners

Special congratulations to our pro-life essay winners: Nathan Kuznar, Veronica Medeiros, and Brendan Resende. We will submit their essays to the diocesan contest as representatives of Holy Name School. We would also like to recognize the other student finalists: Bradyn Domingues, Dakota Garcia, Logan Reis, Taylor Rogers, Savannah Santos, and Sarah Strange.

School Dance

The third upper school dance of the 2018-2019 school year will be on Friday, February 15, from 6:00 to 8:30 p.m. This event is for students in grades 5, 6, 7 and 8. All students should follow the guidelines for birthday dress up day (page 18 of the student/parent handbook).

The cost for the dance is $7.00, which will contribute to the cost of the DJ and refreshments. You must return the bottom part of the dance permission flyer with the signature of a parent/guardian, along with the $7.00, by Thursday, February 14. We will not accept permission slips at the dance.

Class of 2019 Raffle

Support us by participating in the class of 2019 raffle. For just $5 you can get five chances to win one of the following:

  • 1st place: Dress down day.
  • 2nd place: Two free items from the snack kart.
  • 3rd place: One free item from the snack kart.
    *You can only use dress down day on any remaining birthday dress up day for the rest of the school year.
On Friday, March 1, we will hold the drawing.
Please fill out the raffle form and return the form to the school office to the attention of Mrs. K. Or, you may also purchase raffle tickets from the snack kart.

February Youth Group Meeting

We invite all kids in grades 6–12 to a "Jesus Gives You Wings" night (chicken wings included!) on Friday, February 8 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. in the parish center. Please check out our February youth group flyer for all the details.

Re-registration and Tuition Assistance

If you haven’t already done so, please complete and return your re-registration form as soon as possible. The deadline for applying for FACTS tuition assistance is February 15, 2019. For complete information and instructions, please see our re-registration and tuition assistance documents.

Hershey Chocolate Fundraiser

This year, for our annual fundraiser, we will be selling Hershey candy bars. Our fundraiser begins on January 25 and will end on February 15. Funds raised will help defray additional costs to families and will enrich the student experience in our school. For details, please see our Hershey Chocolate fundraiser info sheet. We appreciate your continued support.

Volunteers Needed

We need volunteers to help during Catholic Schools Week on sports day and at our bowling field trip. Sports day is on Monday, January 28 from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. and bowling is at AMF Somerset Lanes on Friday, February 1 from 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. If you would like to volunteer, please complete our volunteer sign up sheet and return to the business office by Wednesday, January 23.

Bowling Field Trip

Our bowling field trip for grades 1 through 8 is on Friday, February 1 at AMF Somerset Lanes. For those planning to attend, please complete our field trip permission slip.

Grandparents Bingo

Our pre-kindergarten and kindergarten students cordially invite you to attend grandparents bingo on Friday, February 1 at 9:00 a.m. This is a great opportunity for students to spend quality time with their grandparents or someone special in their life. For more information and to R.S.V.P., please see our grandparents bingo invitation.