Holy Family School

17 Fordham Ave,
Hicksville, NY, 11801-0118
     Tel: (516)938-3846
Grades: NS - 8 | 296 students
Holy Family School…”making a difference one child at a time”                                                                                              
 Have you ever wondered what’s happening in 2014 at Holy Family School?  Well,  Holy Family School educates students in Nursery through Grade 8 from 28 Catholic Parishes on Long Island and 26 Public School Districts.
 Our teachers are New York State certified and join with the Administration in taking very seriously the trust parents put in us when they choose to send their child to our school.
  We pride ourselves in providing a safe, secure environment for our students.
   It is our mission to assure the best academic, spiritual, social, physical, and emotional experience for each individual student entrusted to our care.
We have our own certified School Counselor to assist students with the ever changing world we live in.
 We are a Middle State Accredited School, a National School of Excellence, and a 2014 Best of Long Island winner for Catholic Elementary School and School Principal.
  We follow Diocesan Guidelines along with the new Common Core Standards.  We have a very strong Parish-School connection.
 We offer Advanced Regents Classes in Math and Science to qualifying seventh and eighth graders.
  We offer both morning care and after school care supervised by our own certified teachers.
  We have a modern Computer Lab for technology instruction along with computers, Smart Boards and  i-pads for daily use in our classrooms.
 Our students meet or exceed standards on New York State and Standardized Assessments.
 We offer 2, 3, 4, and 5 full and half day sessions for Nursery and Pre-Kindergarten.
 We have a newly established program for 2 year olds with a parent or adult caregiver.
 We offer in school band, chorus and choir.
 Our after school enrichment clubs include bagpiping, tennis, chess, golf, computer design, languages, mock-trial, twirling, kick line, photography, and much more.
  We have an amazing after-school Drama Club.
 We are active participants in our Parish CYO Sports program.
  We participate in Middle School Sports.
  Annually, 100% of our eighth graders that take the Catholic High School Entrance Exam are accepted in to at least one if not all three of the schools they choose.
 We offer Academic Intervention as a classroom push-in, and in a small group setting.
 We have District provided Resource Room, Speech Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy and School Psychology Services in our building when necessary.
 Our very active Parent Association supports our school through many “fun” fund raising events and activities.
 Our School Board members are dedicated to their role as advisors to the Pastor and Principal.  Working together they assure a quality education for every student…Come visit our school and learn more about what we have to offer.Private tours are available at any time.  Call 516-938-3846 x329 for an appointment.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Other religious school association(s)
Other school association(s)
National Catholic Education Association
Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - 8
Learning Difference Programs Yes

Student Body

Total Students 296 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 20%
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade Holy Family School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 95%
Average Class Size 20 students
Number of AP Courses 2 courses
Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Tuition varies according to family size


Total Sports Offered 7 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Golf, Swimming, Tennis, Track and FieldBaseballBasketball,
Track and Field

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Holy Trinity Diocesan High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Carousel Day School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Carousel Day School (0.6 miles away)
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  • HicksvilleHoly Trinity Diocesan High School
      (Roman Catholic)
    98 Cherry Ln
      (Roman Catholic)
    0.4 mi | 1314 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • HicksvilleCarousel Day School
    9 West Ave
    0.6 mi | 11 students | Gr. NS-1                      
  • HicksvilleTrinity Lutheran School
      (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    40 W Nicholai St
      (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    1 mi | 322 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • HicksvilleSt. Ignatius Loyola School
      (Roman Catholic)
    30 E Cherry St
      (Roman Catholic)
    1.1 mi | 175 students | Gr. K-9                      
  • LevittownThe Elija School
    Special Education School
    100 Periwinkle Rd
    Special Education School
    1.2 mi | n/a students | Gr. PK                      

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