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 Basketball
Tuesday December 7, 5:00 PM -
(A) Trinity Catholic 6th 7th 8th
Boys Basketball
Thursday December 9, 5:30 PM -
(H) Lostant 7th
Boys Basketball
Friday December 10 - All Day
(H) HFS 8th Grade Tournament
From the Office
Friday December 10, 9:15 AM - 10:00 AM
School Mass
Boys Basketball
Monday December 13, 5:00 PM -
(A) Peru Catholic 7th 8th
Boys Basketball
Tuesday December 14, 5:00 PM -
(H) Marquette Academy 5th 6th
From the Office
Wednesday December 15 - All Day
2:15 Dismissal
Boys Basketball
Thursday December 16, 5:00 PM -
(H) Trinity Catholic 5th
From the Office
Friday December 17, 9:15 AM - 10:00 AM
School Mass
From the Office
Wednesday December 22 - All Day
Christmas Break - No School