HFRCS Newsletter SY2021-2022

June 14, 2022 - Vol.1 Issue 43

From the Principal's Office

Dear Parents and Guardians,


It is the final week of school, and we can hardly believe the school year is over! It has been a challenging year in many ways, but a good year overall. Thank you for all your support this school year. We work best as a team, and together we can do wonderful things for our students, your children.


Tomorrow afternoon, our 8th grade students will officially graduate from Holy Family Regional Catholic School. This much anticipated event will take place in church with Mass beginning at 4:00 PM followed by the Graduation Ceremony. We wish our graduates the very best in all they do, in high school and beyond!


On Thursday, June 16 at 9:30 AM in church, we will recognize the achievements of our students in grades 1-7 with our annual Awards Ceremony. Please join us if your schedule permits.


Friday, we will celebrate our Closing of School Mass at 9:30 AM. Please join us in praising and thanking God for the many blessings he has bestowed on our school community this year. We have much to be grateful for, and we do this best by coming together at the Eucharistic table.


On both Thursday, June 16 and Friday, June 17, we will have an early dismissal at 11:30 AM. Bussing home will only be provided by Neshaminy and Pennsbury School Districts. All other students must go home by car. Please make sure your child knows their car number. We would ask that everyone please be extra patient with car dismissal on these two days.


I would like to wish everyone a very safe, and happy summer vacation! Please remember to do your summer reading and the work packets provided by your teacher. Our school office will be open during the summer break. You can reach out to us Monday though Thursday, from 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM. Please do not hesitate to contact us with any questions or concerns. You can look for periodic newsletters during the summer with reminders and updates.


Have a blessed summer! See you in September!


Sincerely Yours in Christ,

Mrs. Haggerty

Graduate Spotlight

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Yearbook

We have extra SY 2022-2023 yearbooks available for purchase, $30 each. If you did not place an order in April but would like to purchase the yearbook, please send payment in cash or check payable to HFRCS in a marked envelope "Yearbook" along with your child's name.

Mobile Fab Lab

The Bucks County Intermediate Unit’s Mobile Fab Lab will be bringing STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math) fun and learning right into your community at local public libraries! Don’t miss out on locations, times, and dates - register to be notified of all the details! https://bciu.formstack.com/forms/fab_lab_summer_fun_2022


What is the Mobile Fab Lab?

The Bucks IU Mobile Fab Lab is a transit van that contains equipment and standards-aligned lessons/ activities to engage students in grades 1-8 in digital fabrication and computer science learning. The Mobile Fab Lab visits schools for one-week residencies during the school year, engages teachers in professional learning on the topics of computer science and digital fabrication, and also collaborates with community organizations (like the libraries!) to bring the Fab Lab out in the community.


See attached flyer for details.

Holy Family Happenings & Highlights

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God bless the 8th... - Holy Family Regional Catholic School | By Holy Family Regional Catholic School | God bless the 8th Grade Class of 2022! Victory lap!!

Upcoming Events

June 15 - 8th Grade Graduation @ 4:00 PM

June 16 - Awards Ceremony @ 9:30 AM, 11:30 Dismissal***

June 17 - Closing Mass @ 9:30 AM, Last Day of School Grades 1-7, 11:30 Dismissal***, Report Cards


Notes:

*Students need to bring their own lunch and drink this week.

**There will be no AM and/or PM CARES this week.

***Bus transportation at dismissal on June 16 and June 17 is available for Pennsbury and Neshaminy only. Parent pick up is required for Bristol and Bensalem bus riders.


https://hfrcs.org/calendar

From the Enrollment Office

On behalf of the faculty and staff of Holy Family, congratulations to our 8th Grade Graduates on moving forward towards the next chapter of their lives. Their leadership and presence has been crucial for the rest of the students and they have left an indelible impact on the school. We wish them nothing but the absolute best as they continue their academic careers.


While seating is limited in some cases, we do still have some availability in most grades for the 2022-23 school year. If you, or anyone you know, is interested in touring the school over the summer, please contact the Enrollment Office to set one up. Tours during the summer can be scheduled Monday-Thursday from 9am-4pm.


Once more, I'd like to thank each and every one of our families who were new to HFRCS this year. We hope you've felt the warm embrace from the wonderful school community you're now a part of. Our gratitude for your support knows no bounds and we look forward to creating more memories next school year!


Mr. Jim Downey, Enrollment Director

jim.downey@hfrcs.org 215-269-9600 x209

***** HOME & SCHOOL NEWS *****

H&S Upcoming Events

  • June 16: Dairy Delite Fundraiser (cash only), 5:00-9:00 PM, see flyer for details
  • July 20: Rita's Italian Ice & Frozen Custard Fundraiser on Durham Rd.
  • Aug 23: Jojo's Ice Cream Fundraiser


For any questions regarding Home & School events, please reach out to the H&S Leadership Team.

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***** PARISH NEWS *****

Queen of the Universe

Father John R. Weber, Pastor

Father Cesar J. Izzaguire, Parochial Vicar


View the Parish Weekly Bulletin.


Sunday Mass Schedule:

4:00 PM (Vigil Mass), 7:30 AM , 9:30 AM , 11:30 AM , 1:00 PM La Misa en Español


Weekday Daily Mass:

8:30 AM - Monday through Friday


Holy Days: (subject to change)

5:00 PM (Vigil), 8:30 AM, Noon, & 7:00 PM


The Sacrament of Reconciliation:

Thursday: 6:45 PM - 7:30 PM , Saturdays: 3:00 PM - 3:45 PM


The Sacrament of Baptism:

1st and 3rd Saturdays, at 11:00 AM

St. Frances Cabrini

Monsignor McCormac, Pastor

Monsignor Magee, Weekend Assistant


View the Parish Weekly Bulletin.


Mass Schedule

  • Monday-Saturday: 9:30 am
  • Saturday Vigil: 5:30 pm
  • Sunday: 7:00 am, 9:00 am, 11:00 am


Pot of Gold

Included is this week's winnings. Next week's jackpot prize is $30,000.


CAMP CABRINI: Monumental!

We are excited to announce the theme for Camp Cabrini 2022: MONUMENTAL! Celebrating God’s Greatness! Camp Cabrini will be held Monday, June 20 through Friday June 24, from 9:00 AM to 12:00 Noon. Children from ages 3 to 11 are welcome to participate. Children who are 12 years of age or older and adults are welcome to volunteer. This will be a wonderful faith filled experience for our youth! Please call Jean Madden for more information at 215-946-1115.

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CYO 2022 Fall Soccer

Final call for CYO Soccer registrations for the 2022 Fall season. Registration link is:

https://go.teamsnap.com/forms/312215


Please consider signing up this week as registrations will close soon. Player spots are available for the following teams:


Questions? Contact: Elizabeth Aizen elizabethaizen@gmail.com.

Girls Summer Basketball Camp @ CEC

Soar with the Lady Eagles this summer! For girls in Grades 3-8. Register online at https://conwell-egan.org/summer-camps. See flyer for details.
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