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Welcome to My House--HFCA's middle school uses best practices to build community and belonging Featured Photo

Welcome to My House--HFCA's middle school uses best practices to build community and belonging

Holy Family Catholic Academy (Inverness) has received accolades for its nationally and internationally recognized curriculum and instruction. But, at HFCA learning is so much more than test scores and academic achievement. States Principal, Mrs. Kate O’Brien, “Our goal is to develop the whole child and foster an environment where each child is known and supported academically, socially, emotionally, and spiritually.”
“We’ve Always Done it This Way,” Said No Innovator Ever! Featured Photo

“We’ve Always Done it This Way,” Said No Innovator Ever!

Problem solving is more than finding the right answer-- it is focusing on asking the right questions. And sometimes, those questions require an open mind to challenge long held traditions. Recently, Holy Family Catholic Academy (Inverness) set out to solve a problem and ended up questioning an age-old tradition.
How does HFCA measure a successful kindergartener? It's not what you think. Featured Photo

How does HFCA measure a successful kindergartener? It's not what you think.

School is out. Summer is here. Kindergarten graduation is a memory. But for parents and educators alike, this is a perfect time to reflect on the learning that occurred in the critical first year of elementary school. Success at HFCA is measured when their youngest learners become leaders and move their newly gained knowledge to action.

25% of HFCA's Class of '15 Named Illinois State Scholars!

25% of HFCA's Class of '15 Named Illinois State Scholars HFCA's mission is to prepare students for high school and beyond. As we celebrate the Class of 2015's graduation from high school, we are delighted to acknowledge six students who were named 2019 Illinois State Scholars.