8th Grade  

Ms. Marcela Chavez

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8th Grade Homeroom  |  5- 8th Grade Science  |  8th Grade Religion

 

Greetings! My name is Ms. Chavez, and this is my 5th year teaching at OLPHCAB. The 2019-2020 school year is going to be full of learning and exciting challenges that will prepare you for high school and beyond.  I am thrilled to be on this journey with you and your parents. I'm looking forward to working with each and every one of you this year in 8th grade homeroom, Science and in Religion. If you need to contact me please do not hesitate to email me at mchavez@olphcab.org (will respond within 24-48 hours) or call and leave a message with the office at 718-439-8067 and I will get back to you as as soon as possible. 

 

                                           Thank You

                                            Ms. Marcela Chavez 

Week of 1/20- 1/24

  • NO SCHOOL ON MONDAY 1/20 (MLK DAY)

  • Religion Fair Project due on Wed. 1/22; Presentations will start on this day. Religion Fair will take place on Tuesday 1/28, 9-11am.

  • 8th Grade Ring Ceremony will take place on Thursday 1/30 at 9 am in the school auditorium. RSVP Slips/Info Sheet will be sent home this week. Please send in RSVP Slips for the brunch that will follow the ceremony. (Only 4 guests per 8th-grade student, please. This includes any siblings as well.) *Children 5 years old and over count as a guest.*

  • N.U.T. Card (No Uniform Today) will be on Wednesday 1/22

  • Math Bee will take place on Thursday 1/23 at 1pm in the school auditorium.

  • Student Council and NJHS Induction Ceremony will be this Friday 1/25 at 9am in the school auditorium.

  • Chinese New Year Celebration will be this Friday 1/25 at 1:15pm. 

  • 8th grade Bake Sale will be on Thursday 1/23. Please support the 8th-grade class and bring in baked goods to sell.

  • Catholic Schools Week will take place Sun 1/26 - Friday 1/31; More Information and schedule to follow.

  • 8th-grade confirmation candidates, please submit a copy of your communion certificate.

 

Week of 1/6- 1/10

  • 8th Grade New Year's Dance will take place this Friday 1/10 from 3-6pm in St. Gerard's Hall. Tickets are $8. Please return permission slip along with cash by Thursday 1/9. Any donations of soda or water and baked goods would be appreciated.

  • NO SCHOOL NEXT FRIDAY 1/17 (PD DAY) and on MONDAY 1/20 (MLK DAY)

  • 8th Grade Ring Ceremony will take place on Thursday 1/30 at 9 am in the school auditorium. RSVP Slips/Info Sheet will be sent home this week. Please send in RSVP Slips for the brunch that will follow the ceremony. (Only 4 guests per 8th-grade student, please. This includes any siblings as well.) *Children 5 years old and over count as a guest.*

  • Student of the Month will take place on Thursday 1/9 at 8:15am after morning prayers.

  • N.U.T. Card (No Uniform Today) will be on Wednesday 1/22

  • 8th grade Bake Sale will be on Thursday 1/23. Please support the 8th-grade class and bring in baked goods to sell.

  • Catholic Schools Week will take place Sun 1/26 - Friday 1/31; More Information and schedule to follow.

  • 8th-grade confirmation candidates, please submit a copy of your communion certificate.

Week of 11/11-11/15 

  • NO SCHOOL ON MONDAY 11/11: Veteran's Day.

  • Pie Sale Order forms have gone home. Order in time before Thanksgiving. Due by 11/14

  • Food Donations have begun. Bring in 5 items, receive a NUT Card; Bring in 10 items, receive a NUT Card and No HW Pass.

  • Public HS ID numbers and access code (pin) went home. Please go to myschools.nyc to first create a parent account and then add your child in order to apply to NYC Public HS by 12/2.

  • Class of 2020 Graduation Fee Notice has been sent home. The fee is $400.00 due by May 1, 2020. Please make payment installments on time. Thank you! 

Week of 11/4-11/8

  • NO SCHOOL ON FRIDAY 11/8: PD Day for Teachers. NO SCHOOL ON MONDAY 11/11: Veteran's Day.

  • Vet's Day Celebration will be on Thursday 11/7 at 9am.

  • Pie Sale Order forms have gone home. Order in time before Thanksgiving. Due by 11/14

  • Food Donations have begun. Bring in 5 items, receive a NUT Card; Bring in 10 items, receive a NUT Card and No HW Pass.

  • Class of 2020 Graduation Fee Notice has been sent home. The fee is $400.00 due by May 1, 2020. Please make payment installments on time. Thank you! 

  • Public HS ID numbers and access code (pin) went home. Please go to myschools.nyc to first create a parent account and then add your child in order to apply to NYC Public HS by 12/2.

  • The TACHS EXAM will be on Sat. 11/9. Admission tickets will be distributed the same week of the test. Please put ticket in a safe place.

Week of 10/28-11/1

  • Half Day Dismissal (12pm) this Friday 11/1; Join us for 1st Friday Mass at 8:45am in the lower church.

  • Pie Sale Order forms have gone home. Order in time before Thanksgiving. Due by 11/14

  • Food Donations have begun. Bring in 5 items, receive a NUT Card; Bring in 10 items, receive a NUT Card and No HW Pass

  • Class of 2020 Graduation Fee Notice has been sent home. The fee is $400.00 due by May 1, 2020. Please make payment installments on time. Thank you! .

  • Public HS ID numbers and access code (pin) went home. Please go to myschools.nyc to first create a parent account and then add your child in order to apply to NYC Public HS by 12/2.

  • The TACHS EXAM will be on Sat. 11/9. Admission tickets will be distributed the same week of the test. Please put ticket in a safe place.

 

Week of 10/21-10/25

  • SHSAT Tickets for Specialized High Schools have been printed out. The exam will take place at Sunset Park HS at 1pm on Saturday, 10/26. Please bring parent signed admission ticket to the day of testing. 

  • Class of 2020 Graduation Fee Notice has been sent home. The fee is $400.00 due by May 1, 2020. Please make payment installments on time. Thank you! 

  • Rosary Rally (on Wed. 10/30) Permission Slips have been sent home. Please bring a rosary to the rally. Please sign and return permission slip along with $6 trip fee. Please wear FULL WINTER SCHOOL UNIFORM. Chaperones welcomed. Due by Friday 10/25

  • Live Play School Trip (on Tuesday 10/29) Permission Slips have been sent home.  Please sign and return permission slip along with $6 trip fee. Please wear FULL WINTER SCHOOL UNIFORM. Chaperones welcomed. Due by Friday 10/25

  • 8th grade fundraiser of GUESS HOW MANY TOOTSIE ROLLS? has started. Winner will be chosen at OLPHCAB Halloween Party. $1 a guess.

  • 8th grade raffle tickets for sale until OLPHCAB Halloween Party. 6 raffle tickets for $5. Raffle Drawing of 3 in 1 Toss Set, UTZ Pretzels and $25 I-tunes Gift Card will take place at OLPHCAB Halloween Party. 

  • OLPHCAB HALLOWEEN PARTY Tickets on sale! The party will take place on Friday 10/25 from 6:30-9:30pm

  • Register for the TACHS Exam by 10/21 by 5pm.

  • TERRA NOVA Exams will conclude on Tuesday 10/22 (Make up day for any students who have been absent.)

  • Public HS ID numbers and access code (pin) went home. Please go to myschools.nyc to first create a parent account and then add your child in order to apply to NYC Public HS by 12/2. For those taking the SHSAT, register before the 10/10deadline in order to sit for the Specialized HS Exam.

Week of 10/14-10/18

  • Rosary Rally (on Wed. 10/30) Permission Slips have been sent home. Please bring a rosary to the rally. Please sign and return permission slip along with $6 trip fee. Please wear FULL WINTER SCHOOL UNIFORM. Chaperones welcomed

  • Live Play School Trip (on Tuesday 10/29) Permission Slips have been sent home.  Please sign and return permission slip along with $6 trip fee. Please wear FULL WINTER SCHOOL UNIFORM. Chaperones welcomed.

  • 8th grade Yankee Candle Fundraiser has started. Orders due by Wednesday 10/16

  • 8th grade raffle tickets for sale until OLPHCAB Halloween Party. 6 raffle tickets for $5. Raffle Drawing of 3 in 1 Toss Set, UTZ Pretzels and $25 I-tunes Gift Card will take place at OLPHCAB Halloween Party. 

  • OLPHCAB HALLOWEEN PARTY Tickets on sale! The party will take place on Friday 10/25 from 6:30-9:30pm

  • Register for the TACHS Exam by 10/21 by 5pm.

  • TERRA NOVA Exams start this Tuesday, 10/15-Tuesday 10/22. Please have a good breakfast, rest, and come prepared with #2 pencils. NO Class HW/ Class Exams will be given during this week.

  • Public HS ID numbers and access code (pin) went home. Please go to myschools.nyc to first create a parent account and then add your child in order to apply to NYC Public HS by 12/2. For those taking the SHSAT, register before the 10/10deadline in order to sit for the Specialized HS Exam.

Week of 10/7-10/11

  • Rosary Rally (on Wed. 10/30) Permission Slips will be going home. Please bring a rosary to the rally. Please sign and return permission slip along with $6 trip fee. Please wear FULL WINTER SCHOOL UNIFORM. Chaperones welcomed.

  • 8th grade Yankee Candle Fundraiser has started. Orders due by Wednesday 10/16.

  • Hispanic Heritage Celebration will take place this Friday, 10/11 at 1:15pm in the auditorium.

  • 8th grade raffle tickets for sale until OLPHCAB Halloween Party. 6 raffle tickets for $5. Raffle Drawing of 3 in 1 Toss Set, UTZ Pretzels and $25 I-tunes Gift Card will take place at OLPHCAB Halloween Party. 

  • OLPHCAB HALLOWEEN PARTY Tickets on sale! The party will take place on Friday 10/25 from 6:30-9:30pm

  • NO SCHOOL on MONDAY 10/14 (COLUMBUS DAY)

  • Register for the TACHS Exam by 10/21 by 5pm.

  • TERRA NOVA Exams start next Tuesday, 10/15-Tuesday 10/22. Please have a good breakfast, rest, and come prepared with #2 pencils. NO Class HW/ Class Exams will be given during this week.

  • Public HS ID numbers and access code (pin) went home. Please go to myschools.nyc to first create a parent account and then add your child in order to apply to NYC Public HS by 12/2. For those taking the SHSAT, register before the 10/10deadline in order to sit for the Specialized HS Exam.

Week of 9/30-10/4

  • Register for the TACHS Exam by 10/21 by 5pm.

  • Ring Orders due by 10/2. Include envelope along with payment (Cash/Check/Money Order) Please send in EXACT AMOUNT as no change will be provided if one is paying in cash.

  • Half Day Dismissal (12pm) this Friday 10/4; Join us for 1st Friday Mass at 8:45am in the lower Church.

  • Reminder: Please go to myschools.nyc to first create a parent account and then add your child in order to apply to NYC Public HS by 12/2. For those taking the SHSAT, register before the 10/10 deadline in order to sit for the Specialized HS Exam.

Week of 9/23- 9/27

  • Bishop Loughlin Field Trip (7th/8th Graders) will take place this Friday 9/27. Please bring lunch and wear gym clothes. Permission slip and fee due by Wednesday 9/25.

  • Register for the TACHS Exam by Monday, 10/21 by 5pm.

  • Pizza Day will be on Wednesday, 9/25. Pizza slices are $2.50 each. Due by Monday, 9/23. Please bring in a beverage. If you are not ordering pizza, one must bring in lunch from home.

  • 8th Grade Graduation Pictures will be taken on Monday, September 30. Order forms/envelopes went home. 

  • Ring Orders due by 10/2. Include envelope along with payment (Cash (Exact Change)/Check/Money Order)

  • Join us for the OLPHCAB Family Social this Friday, 9/27 from 6-8pm.

Week of 9/16-9/20

  • Register for the TACHS Exam by Monday, 10/21 by 5pm.

  • Please support the 8th Grade class by attending the "Welcome Back Dance" on Friday, September 20 for grades 5-8. Ticket will cost $8. Last day to purchase tickets will be Wednesday 9/18. Please give permission slip & money to your homeroom teacher.

  • Please send in $9 for School Planner. Mandatory as Parent/Student Handbook is in planner.

  • High School Night at OLPHCAB (Tuesday 9/17, 6-7:30pm). 8th Grade Parents/Guardians & students are expected to please attend, as very important information will be discussed and filled out.  

  • 2019 Catholic H.S. Fair (Brooklyn) will be on Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2019, 6pm-8pm (all Catholic H.S. and admission counselors will be present with info) at St. Francis College, Genovesi Center 180 Remsen Street (B/w Court & Clinton Streets) Brooklyn, NY 11201.

  • NYC Public H.S. Fair Dates are 9/21 & 9/22 from 10-3pm at John Jay Educational Center 237 7th Ave, Brooklyn NY 11215

Week of 9/9-9/13

  • Register for the TACHS Exam by Monday, 10/21 by 5pm.

  • Please join us for Back to School Night this Friday, 9/13 at 6pm.

  • Please support the 8th Grade class by attending the "Welcome Back Dance" on Friday, September 20 for grades 5-8. Ticket will cost $8. Last day to purchase tickets will be Wednesday 9/18. Please give permission slip & money to your homeroom teacher.

  • Please send in $9 for School Planner. Mandatory as Parent/Student Handbook is in planner.

  • High School Night at OLPHCAB (Tuesday 9/17, 6-7:30pm). 8th Grade Parents/Guardians & students are expected to please attend, as very important information will be discussed and filled out.  

  • 2019 Catholic H.S. Fair (Brooklyn) will be on Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2019, 6pm-8pm (all Catholic H.S. and admission counselors will be present with info) at St. Francis College, Genovesi Center 180 Remsen Street (B/w Court & Clinton Streets) Brooklyn, NY 11201.

  • NYC Public H.S. Fair Dates are 9/21 & 9/22 from 10-3pm at John Jay Educational Center 237 7th Ave, Brooklyn NY 11215

Week of 9/5-9/7

 

  • Please fill out emergency cards, photo consent forms, and any other forms sent home. Please return ASAP.

  • Please send in $9 for School Planner. Mandatory as Parent/Student Handbook is in planner.

  • TACHS (Catholic High School) Paperwork went home. Please review booklet and instructions on how to register for the exam. The exam will take place on Sat. 11/9. The cost is $65. Registration can be done online or by phone. Must be completed by Monday 10/15 5pm if you would like to sit for the exam.

      Continue researching Catholic High Schools (TACHS Exam)(3 choices) & NYCDOE Public High School Directory (up to 12         choices) given during the 1st day of school.

  • High School Night at OLPHCAB (Tuesday 9/17, 6-7:30pm). 8th Grade Parents/Guardians & students are expected to please attend, as very important information will be discussed and filled out.  

  • 2019 Catholic H.S. Fair (Brooklyn) will be on Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2019, 6pm-8pm (all catholic h.s. and admission counselors will be present with info) at St. Francis College, Genovesi Center 180 Remsen Street (B/w Court & Clinton Streets) Brooklyn, NY 11201.

  • NYC Public H.S. Fair Dates are 9/21 & 9/22 from 10-3pm at John Jay Educational Center 237 7th Ave, Brooklyn NY 11215

Pizza Day will be on 9/21. Pizza slices are $2 each. Due by Wednesday, 9/19. Please bring in a beverage. If you are not ordering pizza, one must bring in lunch from home.

Ring Orders due by 10/2. Include envelope along with payment (Cash/Check/Money Order)

  • NO SCHOOL ON MONDAY 11/11: Veteran's Day.

  • Pie Sale Order forms have gone home. Order in time before Thanksgiving. Due by 11/14

  • Food Donations have begun. Bring in 5 items, receive a NUT Card; Bring in 10 items, receive a NUT Card and No HW Pass.

  • Public HS ID numbers and access code (pin) went home. Please go to myschools.nyc to first create a parent account and then add your child in order to apply to NYC Public HS by 12/2.

  • The TACHS EXAM will be on Sat. 11/9. Admission tickets will be distributed the same week of the test. Please put ticket in a safe place.

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