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Our Mission

Holy Family is a Catholic school that serves children in grades Pre-K3 – 8th primarily from rural areas of North Mississippi. We are dedicated to assisting students fulfill their spiritual, intellectual, social, and physical potential. To this end, we provide an environment which encourages students to become knowledgeable, disciplined, creative individuals prepared to make responsible choices as contributing members of society.

HFS Mission Statement

The mission of Holy Family School is to provide a holistic, Catholic education for children and to empower them to become confident, self-motivated, creative learners prepared to live worthy lives for the good of themselves, the community, and the world.

Our Beliefs

  • Teaching the tenets of the Catholic faith endows our students with the moral conscience to serve humanity actively and to care for the environment with integrity.
  • A solid academic foundation produces future citizens who are able to think critically and who are prepared to succeed.
  • Embracing ethnic, cultural, and religious diversity inspires compassion.
  • Student experiences in Christ-centered extra curricular activities develop character.
  • A stable and diverse faculty makes a critical difference in meeting the needs of a diverse student body.


Holy Family School is accredited by the Midsouth Association of Independent Schools and COGNIA.  The school is also a member of the National Catholic Education Association.