336 Alice Avenue, Oglesby, IL  61348
Phone:  815-883-8916 ♦ Fax:  815-883-8943

Welcome to 8th Grade!

Teacher: Mrs. Lynn Quick

8th Grade Home Room Teacher and 6th-8th Grade Science Teacher

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From Mrs. Quick:

"I believe that our VISION here at HFS, which is so clearly explained in our vision statement, is the best way to bring out the best in young people. I love participating in the lives of wonderful students and their families, who share that philosophy."

Five words to describe Holy Family School:

  1. Reach
  2. Growth
  3. Friendships
  4. Grace
  5. Faith

Units of study in Mrs. Quick's class:

  • Science - Biology with numerous projects and activities dealing with heredity and genetics, as well as STEM projects which design flexible, durable space suits and robotic, prosthetic hands.
  • Language Arts and Writing - Students write essays, thesis papers, and research papers which incorporate in-text citing and MLA and APA works citing techniques, as well as creative writing and original poetry.



Upcoming Events

From the Office
Monday March 19, 2:30 PM - 3:00 PM
2nd Trimester Honors Assembly
From the Office
Tuesday March 20, 4:00 PM -
Scholastic Bowl @ Deer Park
From the Office
Thursday March 22, 4:00 PM -
Scholastic Bowl @ Princeton Christian
From the Office
Friday March 23, 1:30 PM -
Living Stations of the Cross
From the Office
Monday March 26, 4:30 PM -
Scholastic Bowl @ HFS Holy Family vs Mendota Northbrook
From the Office
Tuesday March 27, 3:00 PM -
Taco Night
From the Office
Wednesday March 28 - All Day
2:15 Dismissal/Wear Jeans Wednesday
From the Office
Thursday March 29 - All Day
No School-Teacher Workshop
From the Office
Friday March 30 - All Day
Good Friday-No School
From the Office
Monday April 2 - All Day
Easter Break