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Time: 8 AM – 12 PM
Location: Holy Spirit High School, 500 S New Rd, Absecon, NJ 08201, USA

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Time: 8 AM – 12 PM
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Spartan 5K - May 15th - Registration Now Open! Featured Photo

Spartan 5K - May 15th - Registration Now Open!

Come out and support the Spartans! A fun morning run on campus with Essl's Dugout Restaurant food truck, lawn games, top finisher awards and of course, the Senior Raffle Drawing! Our famed cross country and track man himself, Coach Pfeifer will be leading the charge! Unable to join us? You can participate Virtually from May 1-10th!
Attention Senior Parents: Celebrate your 2021 Graduate! Featured Photo

Attention Senior Parents: Celebrate your 2021 Graduate!

The Catholic Star Herald is starting to plan for this year’s graduation edition! This year they are offering two options: 1st Option- Graduate’s black and white photo and a twenty word post $80.00. 2nd Option- A 30 word post for your graduate $30.00.
Employment Opportunity: Part time English Teacher Featured Photo

Employment Opportunity: Part time English Teacher

English Teacher position available immediately at Holy Spirit High School, Absecon, NJ. Position is for three classes, five days a week in-person learning. Valid NJ Department of Education Teacher certification preferred. Start date early December. Please send letter of interest and resume to tfarren@holyspirithighschool.com.
Employment Opportunity! Part-Time Custodian Featured Photo

Employment Opportunity! Part-Time Custodian

HSHS has a Part-Time Custodial position available immediately. Schedule is 20 hours per week, Monday - Friday all year. If you or someone you know is interested, please contact Mr. Melvin Johnson, Building Superintendent at (609) 646-3000 x306, mjohnson@holyspirithighschool.com or mail to 500 New Road Absecon, NJ 08201. This position requires successful completion of a background check.
Welcome Back Coach Welsh! Featured Photo

Welcome Back Coach Welsh!

HSHS is proud to welcome back Spartan Legend, Joe Welsh, to once again lead our Girls Crew program as Head Coach. A 1977 graduate of Holy Spirit, Joe was a member of our esteemed 1976 Varsity 8 boat that won the Henley Royal Regatta in England. After rowing at Temple University, Coach Welsh returned to Spirit and went on to coach for 33 years before stepping away to watch his daughter row in college in 2018. As a coach, Joe has led the Spartans to numerous Stotesbury and National championships, and a Henley Women’s Regatta Championship in 2003. We are extremely excited to welcome back Coach Joe Welsh! Go Spirit Go!
HSHS Welcomes Mr. Brian McHugh as Girls and Boys Head Tennis Coach Featured Photo

HSHS Welcomes Mr. Brian McHugh as Girls and Boys Head Tennis Coach

Coach McHugh is a staple in the local tennis community, and looks to bring years of experience and knowledge to the student-athletes of Holy Spirit. A local entrepreneur, Brian was previously an assistant at Spirit under HC Lee Mendell and most recently has run the Stockton University Tennis Club since 2016. Girls tennis players and parents should keep an eye on their email for information about workouts coming in the next few days. Go Spartans!

Our Mission

Rooted in our Catholic identity, Holy Spirit High School educates and inspires the entire person, mind, body, and spirit, while fostering academic success and a culture of service.

About Us

  • $20Million Class of 2020
    Earned in College Scholarships & Grants
  • 100%Graduation Rate
  • 25K+Alumni Worldwide
  • 95%Student Participation
    Athletics & Activities
  • 1:1Chromebook Progam
  • 25Varsity Sports
  • 22Clubs & Activities