29th Annual Fashion Show

The Sun was certainly shining on us for our annual Fashion Show!  It was a wonderful crowd of food, family & friends and did we mention baskets and raffles??? there were baskets and raffles galore…too many to list… congratulations to all those who lucky winners.  The children looked just perfect as many took to the runway and modeled in their beautiful Arabian Themed clothes …the day was a huge success and it could never (ever) be done without our parents and their generosity, hardwork and dedication – thank you!  

 

 

 

 

 

 

“Arabian Nights” HFCA 29th Annual Fashion Show

Spring is in the Air…. our 29th Annual  Fashion Show is here!  This years theme is Arabian nights… come join us on Saturday, April 27th at the ICC Center in Douglaston from 1pm-5pm for a wonderful afternoon of Fashion, Food, Baskets & those fabulous Luxury Raffles!  Click here for Luxury Raffles…Fashion Show Luxury Raffles .  For those not planning to attend just be sure have these Luxury Raffle tickets in by Monday, April 15th.

 

 

 

Amazon Smile Foundation

Dear All,

If you’re like many families, you have bought items from Amazon.  Why not make an impact to our school with the things you are already buying?  When you shop eligible purchases at AmazonSmile, the AmazonSmile Foundation will donate 0.5% of the purchase price to our school!

How can I get started?

Go to smile.amazon.com and search for Holy Family Catholic Academy,  or you use the below direct link to take you directly to the HFCA link to begin shopping:    https://smile.amazon.com/ch/47-4253526

Recommend bookmarking this page so you’ll land on the smile page every time you shop. Shop as  usual!

How to Shop Amazon Smile on Mobile

Purchases through the regular Amazon site or the Amazon app will not give a donation. Fortunately, there’s a work around.

  • Visit amazon.comin your browser
  • Next, hit the share button at the bottom middle of your screen.
  • Click Add to Home Screen. You have just created a shortcut to the Amazon Smile page.
  • Finally, delete existing Amazon App so you will always shop with a smile !

 

Please bookmark the AmazonSmile page and share with your friends & family!

Thanks for your support!

Home Academy Association

 

Congratulations to Philip Saffian

Congratulations to Philip of 2nd Grade  – He is the winner of the  Zaner-Bloser Handwriting Contest  -he won the NYC contest as well as for all of NY State! That’s a big deal! He will now go one to compete nationally. Congratulations again to Philip and good luck!

HFCA Receives Grant from Matthews Children’s Foundation

We are honored to have been selected by the Matthews Children’s Foundation Board of Trustees to receive a grant in the amount of $1,000.   The check was presented to Miss. Scheer by Board Members Emily & Michael Nieman with our Board Chair William Krejci and Fr. Furnari present.  We thank you from the bottom of hearts and with this generous grant we will continue helping the children of Holy Family Catholic Academy.

 

2nd Annual Father & Daughter Dance

HFCA’s 2nd Annual Father & Daughter Dance – our Ladies were beautiful and our Gentleman were dashing as they danced and ate the night away. It was  a beautiful night and all will have the memories that will last a lifetime! Below are a few pictures but below…

Click on the link for our Slideshow ….

http://s1347.photobucket.com/user/monicanic/slideshow/FD%20Dance%202019

Click on the link for or Story….

http://s1347.photobucket.com/user/monicanic/FD%20Dance%202019/story

 

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1st Grade Book Publishers are In the House!

Since our “class published book” was such a hit last year we decided to do it again this year.  We used George & Martha stories as a starting point.  We listened to many of their adventures and created our own story with them as the characters.  Our imaginations created our wonderful end product.  The children were excited to see their final product as a real book! 

Readathon Begins!

Read-a-thon

The readathon starts today!  We are so excited about focusing on reading for the next few weeks.  We are making reading a rewarding journey for both your child and our school but we need your help.  Please be sure that you have registered your child and follow the instructions in the Read-a-Thon system https://www.read-a-thon.com/school/Holy-Family-Catholic-Academy_23785

Start your reading!!!