Announcements & Important Info
2018 Holy Name of Jesus School Gala
Saturday, April 28, 2018
Harrisburg/Hershey Sheraton Hotel
regarding each sacrament (Penance, Confirmation,
and First Eucharist) is communicated to our
school families closer to the sacrament dates.
Parents/guardians are required to attend parent
meetings which are scheduled during the year.
Please see below for scheduled sacrament and/or
Parent Meeting -
28, 2018 at 7:30 pm
Eucharist Retreat - Wednesday, May 9, 2018
Saturday, May 12, 2018 at 10:00 am
Practice - Thursday, March 15, 2018 at 7:00
Saturday, March 17, 2018 at 10:00 am
Holy Name of Jesus School issues electronic
report cards and assessments according to
Diocese of Harrisburg requirements. Printed
report cards are issued on a trimester basis.
Report card dates for the 2017/2018 school year
are as follows:
December 11, 2017
March 19, 2018
(final report cards are issued approximately two (2) weeks after the last
day of school)
Important Daycare Busing
who reside in the Central Dauphin School District with
child/children who ride the bus to/from Holy Name of
Jesus School are required to complete a “Child Care
Provider Request” form EVERY YEAR
the child will be traveling to/from a daycare provider.
Daycare providers must reside within the Central Dauphin
School District boundaries.
Daycare accommodations that include busing do not carry
over from one school year to the next; therefore,
families who will require day care busing again for the
2017-2018 school year must submit a new form by the end
of this school year.
the school year, please fill out a
To obtain this form, contact the
Holy Name of Jesus School Office at 717-657-1704, or use
the link provided below.
Forms should be returned to the HNJ School Office.
Busing Day Care Provider
Voluntary School Insurance
The Diocese of Harrisburg,
through A-G Administrators, Inc., Valley Forge, PA,
Voluntary Student Accident
Insurance Plan for our
families to purchase.
Please click on the link,
read the instructions, and download the form, if
The Diocese of Harrisburg provides our school with a
Parent/Legal Guardian Notification
each school year explaining the Asbestos Hazard Emergency Response
Act (AHERA) as it pertains to Holy Name of Jesus School.
Please read this document.
Sponsor An Ad
When your business sponsors an ad with the Holy Name of
Jesus School, your business message reaches our entire
community while simultaneously providing needed items to
Every year we look for businesses
to help underwrite the cost of providing school folders
for our students and envelopes for report card m
Our students receive these items
at no cost to families
because of advertisements provided by generous patrons.
If you would like to sponsor an
ad, please print, complete, and return the
Sponsor An Ad
form to the school
You may also call the
printer listed on the form directly.
Honors and Effort Awards
To achieve First Honors:
student will have earned an A in all academic subject areas and a C
or greater in all special subjects.
To achieve Second Honors:
student will have earned an A or B in any combination in all
academic subjects and a C or greater in all special subjects.
This achievement is subject to the
discretion of the homeroom teacher and is awarded to those students
who are consistently doing their best.
To achieve overall honors for the school year, teachers also
consider the student’s character development.
Obtaining Clearances for the Youth Protection Program
In order to ensure every child’s safety within the Diocese of
Harrisburg, all persons who are volunteers at Diocesan schools and
parishes must complete the following:
Forms and instructions to apply for
clearances are available
or may be picked up at the Parish Office.
Once all clearance certificates are
received, please submit to the Parish Office as a complete package.
Packets will be submitted to the Diocese of Harrisburg and a Youth
Protection Badge will be issued. All certified volunteers must
wear the Youth Protection Badge while participating in any and all
activities where children are present.