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Easter Hat Parade

Easter Hat Parade Winners

Western Sydney Wanderers Program

The WSW Football in Schools Program sets out to engage students through football and provide them with a positive football experience.

Community spirit embraced at Holy Family’s Grandparents Day

Holy Family Primary, Luddenham embraced community spirit when they celebrated Grandparents Day recently. Considered Holy Family’s “event of the year’’, families travelled from as far as Dubbo, Wollongong, Blue Mountains and in one case, even the USA to attend! Read more...

We all have ability - it is just varied!

When it comes to having a disability isn’t it good to know a NRL football team has your back?! Holy Family Primary, Luddenham were lucky to have Marco Quintao from the West Tigers Physical Disability Rugby League team and West Tigers Community and Fan Engagement manager Shaun Spence come and visit.

Lenten Message 2018 - Most Rev Vincent Long OFM Conv

Most Rev Vincent Long OFM Conv reminds us that with the celebration of Ash Wednesday, we begin a season of Lent which is meant to be a journey of renewal and transformation. Read more...


Congratulations to the McClafferty family!

PBL Launch - Stage 2

PBL Launch in Stage 2

Stage 3 Gastronomic Delights

As part of Stage 3's latest project they created gastronomic delights.

Biggest Morning Tea

Biggest Morning Tea - Staff raise over $250!

Grandparent's Day

Once again we had a magnificent day and great roll up of parents and grandparents at Grandparent’s Day.

Footy Colours for the Fires

We would like to thank our community for the generous support of the Footy Colours for the Fires fundraising initiative.

NRMA Science & Road Safety Day

On Tuesday 21st February, Holy Family school participated in the NRMA Science & Road Safety day.

Mark Taylor Shield - Round 1

Congratulations to our Mark Taylor Shield cricket team! Today they played the first round of the competition and were successful against Wollemi College.

Mission Month Mass

Thank you to Mrs Mayer, Nicholas and Haylee for representing Holy Family at the diocesan Mission Mass on Friday, 14 October at St Patrick's Cathedral in Parramatta.

Book Week Celebration

Holy Family celebrated Book Week with open classrooms, book character parade and a teacher's performance.

Father's Day Prayer & Breakfast

Holy Family Primary celebrated Father’s Day by gathering as a community to pray and eat!

STEM Day @ McCarthy Catholic College

On the day students engaged in a STEM project, including the Formula 1 in Schools program. Students worked together in teams to design, make and participate in a range of experiences.

12 month anniversary of Pope Francis' Papal Encyclical Laudato Si

To commemorate the 12 month anniversary of Pope Francis' Papal Encyclical Laudato Si we asked our schools what they have been doing to care for the environment.

Bishop Vincent Long installed as the fourth Bishop of Parramatta

Western Sydney and the Blue Mountains warmly welcomed Bishop Vincent Long Van Nguyen OFM Conv as the fourth Bishop of Parramatta on the evening of Thursday 16 June 2016 in St Patrick’s Cathedral, Parramatta.

Schools launch Cyberwise campaign

Launched on 15 June, Cyberwise is a learning and teaching resource for students, teachers and parents to encourage cybersafety in schools.

Holy Family students excel at NSWCPS Cross Country

Holy Family students excel at NSWCPS Cross Country in challenging conditions on Friday, 17 June.

Cyberwise awareness for Primary students

Cyberwise awareness for Primary students.

Cyberwise - The making of

Four students from St Mark's Catholic College, Stanhope Gardens​ share their experiences in making the Cyberwise video.

Catholic Education Diocese of Parramatta​ welcomes Bishop Vincent Long Van Nguyen

On 5 May 2016 His Holiness Pope Francis appointed the Most Reverend Vincent Long Van Nguyen OFMConv DD, as the fourth Bishop of the Diocese of Parramatta.

CAPTIVATE Showcase tickets on sale

The annual CAPTIVATE Showcase Season runs from 16-27 June. Tickets are on sale now.

2016 Federal Election message

2016 Federal Election message from the Executive Director of Schools Greg Whitby.

Diocesan Cross Country

Each year the Diocesan Cross Country is held at Eastern Creek International Raceway. This year we had over 30 students represent our school at this event.

Catholic Education Diocese of Parramatta​ welcomes Bishop Vincent Long Van Nguyen

Catholic Education Diocese of Parramatta​ welcomes Bishop Vincent Long Van Nguyen.

Rugby League Champions

Our Stage 3 Rugby League team was triumphant in the Razorback Cup Group 6 final. In the process they also won the John Skandalis Cup which is awarded the winner of both the Wests and Group 6 competition.

Anzac Day Commemoration Ceremony at Warragamba

Over forty Holy Family students participated in the ANZAC Day commemorations that were held at Warragamba on Monday, 25 April.

Razorback Rugby League Gala Day Legends

Each year the NRL conduct the Razorback Cup 7-a-side Rugby League Gala Day. This year's event was held on 6 April at Kirkham Oval. Holy Family entered a team in the Stage 2 competition and the Stage 3 Competition.

Penrith RSL Schools Anzac Service

Each year Penrith RSL hold an Anzac Service for the school children in the greater Penrith area.

Captivate Program - It's On Again!

In 2016 our dance group and choir are working with the skilled tutors from the Australian School of Performing Arts (ASPA).

Grandparent's Day

What a day! Once again Grandparent's Day was an amazing community event. We had families and friends come from far and wide to join us for the great celebration.

School Cross Country

On Thursday, 24 March Holy Family conducted their annual Cross Country and Fun Run.

Grandparent's Day - Not long now!

The children have been working hard to prepare their item for Grandparent's Day on 18 March.

Are you the leader of our next generation school?

St Luke’s Catholic College* will be opening at Marsden Park in 2017 and we are looking for a dynamic Principal leader to establish a high performing Catholic learning community from pre to post school.

Catholic Schools Week 2016

I belong. You belong. We belong.

Mark Taylor Shield Cricket Competition

The Holy Family cricket team took on Our Lady of the Rosary (OLOR), St Mary's in the first round of the Mark Taylor Shield cricket competition. In a highly competitive match OLOR chased down 117 in 28 overs to secure victory and a place in the next round.

Diocesan Swimming Trials

Holy Family had eight students represent the Nepean Zone at the Diocesan Carnival at Blacktown Pool on Friday, 26 February. This carnival brought together schools from across the diocese which guaranteed tough competition.

Students Initiatives for Caritas Fundraising

What's better than an ice block on a sweltering day? Selling ice blocks to raise money for Caritas.

Nepean Zone Swimming Carnival

On Tuesday, 23 February students from Holy Family participated in the Nepean Zone Carnival.

Visit from the Principal of St Dominic's College

The principal of St Dominic's College visited Holy Family to speak with the boys in Stage 3.

Opening School Mass

We celebrated our Opening School Mass on Friday, 19 February.

Student Initiatives for Caritas Fundraising

The response from students in Stage 2 and Stage 3 for ideas on how to raise money for Caritas during Lent has been overwhelming. Learn more...

West Tigers Visit Holy Family

Robbie Farah and Kyle Lovett visited our school to talk to the children about the importance of hydration, sleep and belonging. See more...