Holy Faith Clontarf aims to educate the whole person by offering a broad general education. A wide range of co-curricular and extra-curricular activities is available to students to complement classroom learning
Sporting opportunities include athletics, badminton, basketball, camogie, gaelic football, hockey and tennis.
Students who participate in sports outside the school are supported at local, national and international level. Included at this level are students who are involved in golf, sailing, rowing, soccer, Taekwon- Do, horse riding swimming and water polo.
Creative talents are nurtured through choir, debating, drama, and art competitions.
Service to the community is emphasised through the social justice programme, the Amnesty group, the Fast Friends programme and special fund raising projects. The school has a long association with the St Vincent de Paul.