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


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

Boys Baseball
Monday September 20 - All Day
Baseball Regionals
From the Office
Monday September 20 - All Day
October Hot Lunch Orders Due
Girls Basketball
Monday September 20, 5:00 PM -
(H) Mendota Northbrook 7th 8th
Girls Basketball
Monday September 20, 5:00 PM -
(A) Serena 5th 6th
From the Office
Tuesday September 21 - All Day
Taffy Apple Orders Due
Girls Basketball
Tuesday September 21, 5:30 PM -
(A) Dalzell 6th 8th
Girls Basketball
Thursday September 23, 4:30 PM -
(A) Wallace 5th 6th
Girls Basketball
Thursday September 23, 5:30 PM -
(A) Deer Park 7th 8th
Girls Basketball
Friday September 24 - All Day
(H) HFS 5th Grade Tournament
From the Office
Friday September 24, 9:15 AM - 10:00 AM
School Mass