Eighth Grade

Week of March 9

Monday, March 9 to Friday, March 13, Grade 8 Bake Sale

UPK applications continue

Monday, March 9:  Confirmation fee due

Tuesday, March 10: Home Academy Association meeting,  6:00 P.M.

Wednesday, March 11:  Pizza, $2.50

Thursday, March 12:  Walk A Thon information distributed

Friday, March 13: Mass, 11:00 A.M., St. Nicholas Church, ice cream $2.00

Week of March 2

UPK applications continue

Tuesday, March 3:  Touring Tuesday, Chance Book Drive ends

Wednesday, March 4:  Pizza, $2.50

Friday, March 6:  Teachers Professional Day.  No school for Nursery and Grades K-8.  UPK has school.  No after school.  

Week of February 24

Monday, February 24:  Classes resume, Chance Book Drive continues

Tuesday, February 25:  Touring Tuesday

Wednesday, February 26: Ash Wednesday Mass, 11:00 A.M. St. Nicholas Church,  Pizza Day

Friday, February 28:  Ice Cream

Week of February 10

Monday, February 10:  Grade 8 Bake Sale

Tuesday, February 11:  Grade 8 Bake Sale, Touring Tuesday

Wednesday, February 12:  Grade 8 Bake Sale, Pre-K for All applications

Thursday, February 13:  Cupcake Sale, $2.00.  Free dress down:  wear red, pink, or purple

Friday, February 14: 10:30 A.M. Ring Day ceremony, St. Nicholas Church.  11:45 A.M. dismissal, no after school

Week of February 3

Monday, February 3:  Chance Books distributed

Tuesday, February 4:  Touring Tuesday

Wednesday, February 5:  Pizza, $2,50, Pre-K for All applications

Friday, February 7:  Mass, 11:00 A.M., St. Nicholas Church, Bingo, 7:00 P.M., St. Francis Lyceum

Week of January 20

Tuesday, January 21:  Touring Tuesday

Wednesday, January 22:  Pizza, $2.50

Friday, January 24:  Grade 8 Trip, Museum of the Moving Image

Week of January 13

Tuesday, January 14:  Touring Tuesday

Wednesday, January 15:  Pizza, $2.50, 8:30 A.M. Kindergarten Open House

Thursday, January 16:  Confirmation Parent Meeting, 7:00 P.M.  St. Francis Auditorium

Friday, January 17:  Professional  Day for Teachers, no school for Nursery and K through 8, UPK has school, no after school

Week of January 6th

Tuesday, January 7:  Touring Tuesday

Wednesday, January 8:  Pizza, $2.50

Friday, January 10:  Mass, 11:00 A.M.

Week of December 16th

Tuesday, December 17:  Touring Tuesday

Christmas Carols, school cafeteria, 9:00 A.M.

Christmas Show, St. Francis Paola lyceum, 6:00 P.M.

Wednesday, December 18: Ugly Sweater Day, free

Thursday, December 19:  Honors Assembly, 2:00 P.M., St. Nicholas Church

Friday, December 20:  Mass, 11:00 A.M.  11:45 A.M. dismissal, no after school

Week of December 2nd

Monday, December 2nd:  Toy Drive begins

Wednesday, December 4th:  Individual photos, graduation photos

Thursday, December 5th:  Group Photos; all in uniform.  Dismissal 11:45, no After School, report cards distributed

Friday, December 6th:  St. Nicholas Feast Day, 11:00 A.M. Mass, St. Nicholas Church, Ice Cream $2.00

Week of November 25th

Monday, November 12th:  Thanksgiving pies distributed

Tuesday, November 26th:  Touring Tuesday

Wednesday, November 27th:  Thanksgiving Mass, St. Nicholas Church,  11:00 A.M., 11:45 A.M. dismissal, no after school

Week of November 18th

Monday, November 18th:  Donations for the Little Sisters of the Poor are due

Tuesday, November 19:  Touring Tuesday

Week of November 11th

Tuesday, November 12th:  Touring Tuesday, Pizza $2.50, Home Academy Meeting, 6:00 P.M.

Saturday, November 16:  TACHS Make Up Exam

Week of November 4th

Grade 8 Bake Sale, Monday to Thursday at lunchtime

Tuesday, November 5th:  No school for Pre-K for All only.  Touring Tuesday, Pizza, $2.50

Wednesday, November 6th:  Benefit Dinner at Giondo’s

Thursday, November 7th:  All Thanksgiving pie orders due today with payment.  

Friday:  Professional Day.  No school for Nursery and Kindergarten through 8th.  Pre-K for all has school today.

Week of October 28th

Spirit Week

Monday, October 28th:  Wear pink for Breast Cancer Awareness

Tuesday, October 29th:  Pajama Day (Please dress appropriately)

Wednesday, October 30th:  Jersey Day/Board Game Day – wear your team’s jersey

Thursday, October 31st:  Halloween costumes and classroom parties

Friday, November 1st:  All Saints Day 11:00 A.M. Mass – dress your best

Week of October 21st

Grade 8 Book Sale, Monday to Friday

Chance Book Drive continues

Friday, October 25th Ice Cream Sale

Saturday, October 26th Lunch-O-Ween, 11:00 A.M. – 1:00 P.M.

Week of October 14

Tuesday, October 15:  Terra Nova testing begins

Wednesday, October 16:  Terra Nova testing

Thursday, October 17:  Terra Nova testing

Friday, October 18:  Terra Nova testing, ice cream on sale

Week of October 7

Monday, October 7:  Grade 8 Bake Sale all week, last day of Chocolate Sale

Tuesday, October 8:  Touring Tuesday, 9:00 A.M.

Wednesday, October 9:  Pizza Day, $2.50

Thursday, October 10:  Dress Down, $2.00

Friday, October 11:  Trip, Grades 7 and 8, New York Historical Society, Grades 5 and 6, Museum of Math

Week of September 30

Chocolate sale continues

Tuesday, October 1:  Touring Tuesday, 9:00 A.M.

Wednesday, October 2:  Pizza Day, $2.50

Thursday, October 3:  Dress Down Day, $2.00

Friday, October 4:  11:00 A.M. Mass, St. Nicholas Church, 6:00 P.M. Bingo, St. Francis of Paola Lyceum

Week of September 23

Tuesday, September 24:  Touring Tuesday, 9:00 A.M., High School Fair, 6:00 P.M.

Thursday, September 25:  Mrs. Gering’s High School Information Night

Friday, September 27:  Dress Down, $2.00, Ice Cream, $2.00

Week of September 16

Monday, September 16:  Chocolate Sale begins

Tuesday, September 17:  Home Academy Meeting, 7:30 A.M., Touring Tuesday, 9:00 A.M.

Friday, September 20:  Dress Down, $2.00, ice cream, $2.00

Week of September 9

Friday, September 13:  Ice Cream, $2.00

Week of September 3

Welcome Back!!!

Week of June 10

Monday, June 10:  Pizza, $2.00

Tuesday, June 11:  Touring Tuesday, Dress Down, $2.00

Wednesday, June 12:  Grade 8 only, dismissal 11:45

Thursday, June 13:  Grade 8 only, dismissal 11:45, last day of after school

Friday, June 14:  Grade 8 last day, graduation Mass 11:45, all grades dismissal 11:45

4:00 P.M. Graduation ceremony, St. Nicholas Church

Week of June 3

Monday, June 3:  Grades 4 & 8 NYS Science Written test; good luck to all, Pizza, $2.oo

Tuesday, June 4:  Touring Tuesday

Wednesday, June 5:  Dress Down $2.00

Thursday, June 6:  White Team Pizza Party

Friday, June 7:  11:00 A.M. Mass, St. Nicholas Church, 8th Grade Dance, 7:00 P.M.

Week of May 27

Tuesday, May 28:  Touring Tuesday, 9:00 A.M. – 3:00 P.M.

Wednesday, May 29:  Dress Down, $2.00

Thursday, May 30:  Ascension Thursday Mass, 11:00 A.M.

Friday, May 31:  Grade 8 Trip

Week of May 20

Monday, May 20:  Walkathon

Tuesday, May 21:  Touring Tuesday, 9:00 A.M. – 3 P.M., pizza, $2.00

Thursday, May 23:  11:45 A.M. dismissal, no After-School, Spring Show 6:00 P.M.

Week of May 13

Wednesday, May 15:  No school for Pre-K for All; all other classes have school

Thursday, May 16:  Dress Down, $2.00

Week of May 6

Tuesday, May 7:  Pizza, $2.00, Progress Reports, Touring Tuesday, 9:00 A.M. – 7:00 P.M.

Thursday, May 9:  Dress Down, $2.00

Week of April 29

Monday, April 29:  Welcome back!

Tuesday, April 30:  Pizza, $2.00, Touring Tuesday, 9:00 A.M. – 3:00 P.M., 6:00 P.M., Home Academy Association Meeting

Wednesday, May 1:  State Math Test:  4, 6, and 7

Thursday, May 2:  State Math Test, 4, 6, and 7; good luck to all involved.

Week of April 15

Monday, April 15:  Bowling Trip, K-8

Tuesday, April 16:  Touring Tuesday, 9:00 A.M. -3:00 P.M.

Wednesday, April 17:  Mass, 11:00 A.M. , dismissal, 11:45 A.M.

A blessed Easter to all!

Week of April 8: 

Tuesday, April 8: Pizza Day, $2.00, Spring Pictures, Touring Tuesday, 9:00 A.M. – 7:00 P.M.

Thursday, April 11:  Dress Down $2.00

Friday, April 8: Trips: Kindergarten, 1, 2, 3, 4, 7, and 8.  Ice cream, $2.00

Week of April 1

Monday, April 1:  Honors Assembly, 2:15 P.M., St. Nicholas Church

Tuesday, April 2:  Touring Tuesday, State ELA test; good luck to all students involved

Wednesday, April 3:  State ELA test

Thursday, April 4:  Dress Down $2.00

Friday, April 5:  First Friday Mass, 11:00 A.M., St. Nicholas Church, 11:45 A.M. dismissal; After School will be in session

Week of March 25th

Tuesday, March 26th:  Touring Tuesday, Pizza Day, $2.00

Wednesday, March 27th:  Dress Down Day, $2.00

Thursday, March 28th:  Grade 8 Trip: Museum of the Moving Image

Friday, March 28th:  Ice Cream.  Congratulations and God Bless to the eighth grade students receiving the Sacrament of Confirmation

Week of March 18th

Tuesday, March 19th: Touring Tuesday, Pizza Day, $2.00

Wednesday, March 20th:  Dress Down, $2.00

Thursday, March 21st:  Report Cards distributed by appointment only.  Dismissal 11:45 A.M., no after school

Friday, March 22:  Ice Cream

Week of March 11th

Monday, March 11th:  Pizza Day, $2.00

Tuesday, March 12th:  Touring Tuesday

Wednesday, March 13:  Dress Down, $2.00

Friday, March 14:  Ice Cream, Parent’s Night 

Week of March 4th

Tuesday, March 5th:  Touring Tuesday, Pizza Day, $2.00

Wednesday, March 6th:  Ash Wednesday, 11: A.M. Mass

Thursday, March 7th:  Walk-A-Thon papers distributed

Friday, March 8th:  Professional Day, no classes for Nursery and Kindergarten through 8th Grade.  UPK has school

Week of February 25th

Monday, February 25th:  Welcome Back!

Wednesday, February 27th Dress Down, $2.00

Thursday, February 28th, Queen of the Rosary Wax Museum, 1:30 P.M.

Week of February 11th

Thursday, February 14:  Valentine Grams Distributed, Free Dress Down, wear red

Friday, February 15:  Grade 8 Ring Day, 11:00 A.M., St. Nicholas Church, Dismissal, 11:45 A.M.

Week of February 4th

Tuesday, February 5:  Home Academy Meeting, 8:00 A.M.

Wednesday, February 6:  Dress Down, $2.00

Thursday, February 7:  Last day to purchase Valentine Grams

Week of January 28th

Catholic Schools Week:  please consult the flyer that was sent home for the list of exciting Catholic Schools Week events

Tuesday, January 29:  Touring Tuesday, Progress Reports distributed; please sign and return

Friday, February 1:  Mass, St. Nicholas Church, 11:00 A.M., 11:45 A.M. dismissal

Week of January 21

Tuesday, January 22:  Touring Tuesday, Candy Gram Sale

Wednesday, January 23:  Pizza Day

Week of January 14

Tuesday, January 15:  Touring Tuesday

Thursday, January 17:  Dress Down, $2.00

Friday, January 18: Professional Day, no school for all grades

Week of January 7

Tuesday, January 8:  Touring Tuesday

Wednesday, January 9:  Pizza Day

Thursday, January 10: Dress Down, $2.00

Friday, January 11:  Grades 7 and 8 Trip to the Metropolitan Museum of Art

Week of January 2

A happy and healthy new year to all!

Thursday, January 3:  Dress Down, $2.00

Friday, January 4:  11:00 A.M. Mass, St. Nicolas Church

Week of December 17

Monday, December 17:  Dress Down, $2.00

Tuesday, December 18:  Dress Down, $2.00

Wednesday, December 19:  Pizza, $2.00

Thursday, December 20:  11:45 A.M. dismissal, Christmas Show, 6:00 P.M.  No after school

Friday, December 21:  Ugly Sweater Dress Down, no charge.  Mass, St. Nicholas Church, 11:00 A.M., dismissal 11:45 A.M., no after school

A Blessed Christmas to all!

Week of December 10

Tuesday, December 11, Breakfast with Santa, 9-11 A.M., Santa Photos $5.00

Wednesday, December 12: Pizza $2.00, Advent Prayer Service, 9:15-11:15 A.M.

Thursday, December 13:  Dress Down $2.00.  

Friday, December 14: 1:30 P.M., Writing Presentations, Grades 5-6-7-8, 2:15 P.M., Honors Assembly, St. Nicholas Church

Week of December 3

Wednesday, December 5:  Home Academy Meeting, 6:00 P.M.

Thursday, December 6, Dismissal, 11:45 A.M., report cards distributed, no after school

Friday, December 7, 11:00 A.M. Mass, St. Nicholas Church

Week of November 26

Monday, November 26:  Candy-Cane Gram sale begins

Tuesday, November 27:  Kindergarten Open House

Friday, November 30:  Chance book winners announced, ice cream $2.00,

Women’s Self-Defense class 6:30 P.M.

Week of November 19

Tuesday, November 20:  Touring Tuesday, pie delivery

Wednesday, November 21:  11:00 A.M., Thanksgiving Mass, 11:45 A.M. dismissal, no After-School

A blessed Thanksgiving to everyone

Week of November 12:  

Tuesday, November 12:  Touring Tuesday

Friday, November 16, Chance Book drive ends, ice cream, $2.00

Week of November 5

Tuesday, November 6th, Touring Tuesday, Open House, 9-11 A.M.

Wednesday, November 7th, donations due for the Little Sisters of the Poor

Thursday, November 8th, 11:45 A.M. dismissal, After School available, 12:00 P.M.-6:00 P.M.

Friday, November 9:  Professional Day for teachers, no school for Nursery and K-8.  No After School

Week of October 29th

Spirit Week; please consult the flyer for daily events.  Have fun!

Best wishes to all students taking the TACHS exam.

Week of October 22nd

Monday, October 22nd, Chance Books distributed

Wednesday, October 24th, Benefit Dinner

Thursday, October, 25th, Pizza Day, $2.00

Friday, October 26th, Dress Down, $2.00

Saturday, October 27th, Lunch-O-Ween Event, 11:00 A.M. – 2:00 P.M.

Week of October 15th

Thursday, October 18, Pizza Day, $2

Friday, October 19, Dress Down, $2

Week of October 8th

Friday, October 12th:  Bronx Zoo Trip

Week of September 30th

Monday, October 1st:  Graduate photos will be taken; please follow the instructions on the forms.  

Friday, October 5th:  Mass, 11:00: A.M., St. Nicholas Church, 11:45 A.M. dismissal

Week of September 24th

Tuesday, September 25th:   Touring Tuesday

Tuesday, September 25th:  High School Fair, 6:00 P.M.

Saturday, September 29th:  Nursery Open House, 11:00 A.M. -1:00 P.M.

Week of September 17th

Monday, September 17:  Chocolate Sale begins

Monday, September 17:  Chipotle Fundraiser

Tuesday, September 18:  Touring Tuesday

Thursday, September 20:  High School Meeting, 6:00 P.M., media lab

Friday, September 21:  Dress Down $2.00, Pizza Day, $2.00

Week of September 10th

Tuesday, September 11:  Touring Tuesday, no after school, 6 P.M., Parents Back to School Night

Friday, September 14:  Dress Down $2.00, Pizza Day $2.00

Week of September 3

Welcome back; I hope that you all had a restful and enjoyable summer.

Week of June 11

Monday, June 11:  Class t-shirt day for grade 8;  please wear your class t-shirts

Tuesday, June 12:  Walkathon

Wednesday, June 13:  Dress Down, $2.00

Thursday, June 14:  Grade 8 only, dismissal 11:45 A.M.

Friday, June 15:  Graduation Mass 11:00 A.M.

Grade 8 only:  last day of school, 11:45 A.M. dismissal

Graduation Exercises:  4:45 P.M., St. Francis of Paola Church, 219 Conselyea Street; please wear your cap and gown

Week of June 4, 2018

Monday, June 4: Grades 4 and 8 NYS Science Test, Grades 4 and 8

Tuesday, June 5:  Home Academy Meeting, 6:00 P.M.

Friday, June 8:  Dress Down $2.00, Mass, 11:00 A.M.

Monday through Friday, pizza sold, $2.00 per slice

Week of May 28, 2018

Tuesday, May 29:  Senior trip, Club Getaway

Wednesday, Grade 8 New York State Performance Test

Friday, June 1:  Grade 8 Dance, dismissal 11:45 A.M.

Week of  May 21, 2018

Tuesday, May 22:  Aquinas Expo, Spring Show, Monsignor Vetro Hall

Thursday, May 24:  Grade 4 Science Performance Test

Friday, May 25: Grade 8 Science Performance Test

Week of May 14, 2018

Thursday, May 17:  Walkathon

Week of May 7, 2018

Tuesday, May 8 Red Team Pizza Party

Wednesday, May 9:  Progress Reports sent home

Thursday, May 10: Ascension Thursday Mass, 11:00 A.M.

Friday, May 11, Statue of Liberty trip, Grade 8

Week of April 30, 2018

Best wishes to all students taking the state math test

Friday, May 4th, Assembly, 10:30 A.M., Mass, 11:00 AM., dress down $2 or more, proceeds go the 8th grade

Week of April 23, 2018

Friday, April 27:  Professional Day, no school for Nursery – Grade 8

Week of April 16, 2018

The Math Bowl is underway; good luck!

Friday, April 20th:  Honors Assembly, 10:00 A.M.; Mass 11:00 A.M., Dismissal, 11:45 A.M.

Week of April 9, 2018

April 11 and 12:  ELA State Exam; the best of luck to all involved

Week of March 26, 2018

Wednesday, March 28, Mass at 11:00 A.M., dismissal, 11:45 A.M., no after school

A Blessed Easter to all.

Week of March 19, 2018

Thursday, March 22, Report Card distribution, by appointment only, 11:45 A.M. dismissal

Friday, March 23rd, Ring Day ceremony, 10:30 A.M. St. Nicholas Church

Week of March 12, 2018

Monday, March 12, Walkathon details distributed

Friday, March 16, Grade 8 trip to the Museum of the Moving Image; please submit payment and permission slips.  Full uniform; bring your own lunch

Week of March 5, 2018

Book Fair, March 5 – March 9

Friday, March 9, 10:30 A.M. Assembly, 11:00 A.M. Mass

Friday, March 16, Grade 8 trip to the Museum of the Moving Image; please submit payment and permission slips

Week of February 26, 2018

Book Fair, February 27 – March 9

Friday, March 2:  No school for students

Week of February 12, 2018

Wednesday, February 14:  Mass, 11:00 A.M.

Thursday, February 15:  Black History Month Assembly

Friday, February 16th, $2.00 Dress Down

Week of February 5, 2018

Wednesday, February 7:  Progress reports sent home

Friday, February 9:  Valentine Dance, 1-3 P.M.  Please bring in the $5 fee in an envelope by Thursday, February 8

Week of January 29th, 2018

The Penny Challenge is underway.  Support your team!

Catholic Schools Week

Thank you to the eighth grade students who attended the opening of Catholic Schools Week Mass.

Monday:  Mismatch Day

Tuesday:  Teacher Swap

Wednesday:  Pajama Day (school appropriate, please)

Thursday:  Student Recognition Day.  Students compete in games; wear assigned team colors.

Friday: Honors Assembly, 10:00 A.M., Mass, 11:00 A.M., Game Day; bring board games to enjoy with your class

Week of January 22, 2018

Friday, January 26th, $2.00 Dress Down Day

Week of January 15, 2018

Friday, January 19, $2.00 Dress Down Day

Week of January 8, 2018

Friday, January 12th:  School closed for Nursery and K through 8

Week of January 1, 2018

Happy New Year!

Tuesday, January 2: Touring Tuesday

Friday, January 5th: 10:00 A.M., Honors Assembly, 11:00 A.M., Mass, Dismissal, 11:45 A.M., no after school

Week of December 18, 2017

Tuesday, December 19:  Breakfast and photos with Santa, Candy Grams distributed, Christmas Recital, 6:00 P.M., no after school

Wednesday, December 20: free dress down day

Thursday, December 21:  ugly sweater, free dress down day

Friday December 22:  11:00 A.M. Mass, 11:45 A.M. dismissal, no after school

A blessed and peaceful Christmas to all!

Week of December 4, 2017

*** Public high school application receipts were distributed today, along with a flyer regarding certain schools.  Please review these items and keep the application receipt on file.

Wednesday, December 6th:  Feast Day of St. Nicholas

Thursday, December 7th:  11;45 A.M. Dismissal, Report Card distribution 12:30 P.M.-7:30 P.M., no after-school.

Friday, December 8th: Feast of the Immaculate Conception, no school

Week of November 27, 2017

* Public high school applications are due on Friday, December 1st.*

The Candy Gram Sale is underway.

Friday, December 1st:  Awards Assembly 10:30 A.M., First Friday Mass, 11:00 A.M.

Week of November 20, 2017

Wednesday, November 22, Mass at 11:00 A.M., dismissal 11:45 A.M.

A blessed Thanksgiving to all!

Week of November 13, 2017

Thursday, November 16:  The Class of 2018 will be measured for caps and gowns.

Week of November 6, 2017

Wednesday, November 8, Confirmation meeting, Divine Mercy Parish

Thursday, November 9, no school professional day for teachers

Friday, November 10, no school Veterans Day observance

Week of October 30, 2017

Wednesday, November 1, Mass for All Saints Day, 11:00 A.M.

Friday, November 3rd, Assembly, 1o:30 A.M., Mass 11:00 A.M.

Saturday, November 4th:  TACHS Exam; the best of luck to all involved.

Week of October 23, 2017

October 25, 2017:  Progress reports will be distributed; these need to be signed and returned on Thursday

Week of October 16, 2017

Wednesday, October, 18, 2017:  Class ring money due, $57, payable by check or money order to Queen of the Rosary Catholic Academy

Friday, October 20:  Wear pink for Breast Cancer Awareness, $2

Good luck to the students taking the SHSAT test

Week of October 2, 2017

October 2, 2017: Receipts for the SHSAT and La Guardia were distributed today; tickets will be distributed at a later date.

Tuesday October 3:  Individual graduation pictures

Wednesday, October 4:  Wear a solid blue shirt and jeans to support anti-bullying.  Free dress down.

Friday, October 6:  Awards Assembly, 10:30 A.M.  Mass, 11:00 A.M.

September 2017

Week of September 25, 2017

Thursday, September 28, 2017:  High School Fair, 6:30 P.M.

Friday, September 29, 2017:  Dress Down $2

Week of September 18, 2017

Thursday, September 21st: High School Information Meeting, 6:30 P.M., in the media lab.

Week of September 11, 2017

Tuesday, September 12:  Back to School Night, 7:00 P.M., cafeteria

Archbishop Molloy’s TACHS prep course begins on Saturday, September 16 at 8:00 A.M., for any interested students.