God * Scholarship * Community * Service
Welcome to the Eighth Grade Class of 2016 and Families!
This is an important time for the 8th grade parents and students as they look at everything the high schools have to offer. Check out the high school websites for the testing and open house dates. High School Night at GSC is Oct. 22, 2015 at 6:30 PM.
A School Mass to celebrate the new year will involve the eighth grade as cantors, readers and Offertory gift presenters. Mass is Friday, Sept. 18, 2015 at 9:30 am.
The eighth grade students got together with their first grade buddies this week. They used the iPads and the Sock Puppet App to make a puppet show. Next week the buddies will watch the puppet shows on the Smart Boards.
The World Meeting of Families 2015 in Philadelphia was a great success. Pope Francis asked us to pray for him. His name is on our prayer board, and the 8th grade pray for Pope Francis and his intentions each day.
8th Grade Graduation Meeting for Parents–Monday, October 5th at 6:30 pm in the classroom.
Students in the 8th grade are running for Student Council offices–President / Vice President and Secretary / School Representative.
Candidates for President – Vice President
Mary Beth Hoffmann
Candidates for Secretary – School Representative
Our new Student Council for 2015-2016
Vice President–Vivianna Couchara
School Representative 4-8–Mya Lepard
School Representative PK-3–Ryan Petrilli
Oct. 6 GSC Golf Outing
Oct. 9 Picture Day–Wear your winter uniform
Oct. 12 Columbus Day–No School for Students–Professional Development for Teachers
Oct. 13 GSC dines out at Riviera Pizza on Easton Road in Roslyn
Oct. 16, 18 Shrek, Jr.–Friday at 7 PM and Sunday at 1 PM and 5 PM
Oct. 23 Pizza Lunch; Induction to Honor Society at 6:30 PM
Oct. 27 Pumpkin Contest begins
8th Grade Photo Gallery
First Day of School Pictures
Puppet Shows with 1st and 8th grade