Welcome To The 8th Grade Page

This grade page will be updated infrequently, so please refer to weekly email updates  for the most current information about grade-specific information.  Links to the weekly emails are provided below.

Please don’t hesitate to reach out if you have any questions.

Your 8th Grade Room Parents,

Paige Astbury, Donna Caruso, Lisa Gascou, Paige Greenspan Monika Merchan, and Julie Merges

Contact Us!  8th Grade Room Parents



8th Grade Yearbook Ads

Due November 17th

Parents are encouraged to create an 8th Grade Yearbook Dedication Page for your student(s). Grandparents, siblings, aunts, and uncles too. These are not mandatory and there is a charge to publish one in the yearbook. Click below for dedication page information and design instructions. Hardcopies instructions were also included in the Parent Packet handed out at the 8th Grade Parent meeting a few weeks ago. Please let us know if you have any questions.

8th Grade Traffic Sign-Up Link

High School Information

We will be sharing information forwarded to us by Ms. Danielski on upcoming high school events.

Click below to see this week’s flyers:

High School Open House

Important! Some schools require your to register for Open Hours tours and they do fill up. Sign up now to grab a spot.

New Date! Loyola High School:  December 3rd from 1:00-4:00 PM

Immaculate Heart: December 3rd at 1:00 PM

Louisville: December 3rd at 11:30 AM


HIGH SCHOOL ADMISSIONS: This year, we are providing high school admission links for the high schools presenting at high school night.  Please check the schools’ sites for important dates and key information.  There are numerous high schools to choose from.  We have only listed those schools that the school administration advised us to list:

  1. Chaminade College Preparatory: https://www.chaminade.org/admissions/apply
  2. Crespi Carmelite School: https://www.crespi.org/admissions/your-journey-starts-here
  3. Immaculate Heart: https://www.immaculateheart.org/high-school-admissions/admissions-process
  4. Louisville: https://www.louisvillehs.org/admissions/how-to-apply
  5. Loyola High School: https://www.loyolahs.edu/admissions/
  6. Marymount: https://www.mhs-la.org/admission/applying-to-marymount
  7. Notre Dame Academy: https://academy.ndasla.org/admissions/apply-to-nda
  8. Notre Dame High School:https://www.ndhs.org/why-choose-notre-dame
  9. Saint Monica Catholic High School: https://www.stmonicachs.org/

8th Grade Newsletters

(Recent to oldest)

Newsletter #4  (11/10/23)

Newsletter #3  (9/26/23)

Newsletter #2  (9/3/23)

Meet Our New 8th Graders (8/28/23)

Newsletter #1  (8/22/23)


Mark your calendars for these important dates:

  • November 10 – No School – Veteran’s Day Holiday
  • November 22-26 – Thanksgiving Break
  • November 27-December 1 -8th Grade Yosemite Trip