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

Girls Softball
Monday August 8, 4:00 PM -
vs. Waltham/Holy Cross/Dimmick (H) - DH
Girls Softball
Wednesday August 10, 4:30 PM -
vs. Princeton Logan (H)
Boys Baseball
Thursday August 11, 4:30 PM -
vs. Fieldcrest @ Minonk
Girls Softball
Thursday August 11, 4:30 PM -
vs. Trinity Catholic @ St. Mary's LaSalle
From the Office
Friday August 12, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Red Folder Pickup
From the Office
Friday August 12, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Popsicles in the Park -Kdg & Preschool
Boys Baseball
Friday August 12, 4:30 PM -
vs. Henry @ Veteran's Park
Girls Softball
Saturday August 13, 10:00 AM -
vs. Peru Parkside @ Veterans Park - DH
Boys Baseball
Monday August 15, 4:30 PM -
vs. Mendota Holy Cross Co-Op @ Faber Field
From the Office
Tuesday August 16 - All Day
First Day of School K-8