News of the holy name school

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!

Trunk Or Treating

On Friday, October 27 we will have trunk-or-treating for students in grades pre-k through 4. Students must dress in costume with a reserved ticket for this event. The students will go to the Parish Center at 6:30 p.m. for some Halloween fun and will trunk-or-treat from 7:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.  If your child would like to participate, please complete the student trunk-or-treat reservation form and return it to the school by Tuesday, October 24.

If you would like to be part of the fun and reserve a spot, please fill out the trunk-or-treat reservation form and return it to the school by Friday, October 20. We will provide candy to our hosting families through the ticket sales for the event. Please see our trunk-or-treat flyer for more information. This is a fun night for all attendees. Please consider joining us for some sweet spooky fun!

Holy Name Church Youth Choir

The Holy Name Church youth choir is looking for members to sing at the family Thanksgiving mass on Wednesday, November 22 and at the 4:00 p.m. Christmas Eve mass. We will rehearse on Thursdays at 6:00 p.m. in the church starting on November 2. If your child would like to attend, please contact Erik Thompson via e-mail or phone at 508.361.4288.

Holiday Trip to New York

Christmas will be here before we know it! If you would like to do some holiday shopping and sight-seeing, we invite you to join us on our trip to New York on December 16. For details regarding our trip, please view our holiday trip flyer.

CYO Basketball

CYO Basketball will be starting up in November. If your child is interested in playing, please view our registration form for details. If you have any questions, feel free to contact Paul Doiron at (508) 675-0405.

Catholic Youth Futsal

The Catholic Youth Futsal season is almost here! If you are interested in participated this year, please view our informational flyer and registration form for full details. It is going to be a blast!

You Can Help

A family in our Holy Name community recently, and sadly, lost their home to a fire. We are asking for your support during this trial. Please read our letter explaining their needs at this time. 

Task Force on School Report

Bishop DaCunha held a press conference on November 4 to announce the completion of Task Force on School Report. Please view the report at your earliest convenience.

Scrip Zone

We are excited to introduce you to Scrip Zone, a wonderful new opportunity for Holy Name School. Scrip Zone is a gift card purchasing service with access to hundreds of retailers and service providers throughout our region, and it is a great way to shop while giving you the satisfaction of knowing that you are helping Holy Name School. Please read the Scrip Zone letter for full details, and also please view our order form for Scrip. Please review the Scrip Zone instruction sheet for directions on how to enroll in and set up the program. For retailer and gift card information, please review the Scrip Zone hands free program guide. Our group ID is HolyName. We will place orders through the school once a week as we get started and you should receive them in two to three days. This is not limited to a specific time, and is available all year.

Please read the thank you letter from our PTO regarding this program. We appreciate your participation in this program!

Thank You

Thank you for all your recent support expressed in comments, calls, and e-mails. Although this is a very difficult and painful time for the Holy Name School Family, the love and concern shown by so many contains much healing. Please see our flyer or Facts for Families article for some valuable information in dealing with students and grief.