Ms. Fox: 8th Grade Language Arts/Health/Religion

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Monthly Virtues:

September - Unity
October - Empathy
November - Charity
December -Love
January - Respect
February - Sacrifice

March - Mercy
April - Care of Creation
May - Holiness
June- Reflection

We show  our respect for the Creator by our stewardship of creation. Care for the earth  is not just an Earth Day slogan, it is a requirement of our faith. We are  called to protect people and the planet, living our faith in relationship with  all of God’s creation. This environmental challenge has fundamental moral and  ethical dimensions that cannot be ignored.


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Pope's Monthly Intentions - April

For those who have Responsibility in Economic Matters


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Please check Google Classroom daily for homework, assignments, and class notes!
See the Google Classroom tab for class codes.

Grading Scale:

Level 5 = Student work is outstanding and consistently goes beyond grade level standards. Student exhibits an ability to think creatively in new situations, and produces work that integrates and applies learned skills in original and complex ways.

Level 4 = Student work demonstrates a thorough and consistent understanding of grade level standards and objectives. Student completes work independently and integrates learned concepts and skills.

Level 3
Student work demonstrates an understanding of grade level standards and objectives. Student completes work satisfactorily and applies expected skills to work.

Level 2 = Student work demonstrates a partial understanding of grade level standards and objectives. Student exhibits inconsistent understanding and application of concepts and skills.

Level 1
Student work demonstrates minimal understanding of grade level standards and objectives; evidences very limited organizational, reasoning and critical thinking skills; completing independent tasks only with assistance, struggles with grade level standards and objectives producing less than expected work.


Please check PowerSchool regularly.  All assessment grades will be posted on the parent portal.


Should you have any questions or concerns throughout the year, please feel free to contact me at 516-678-5550 extension 801 or

Education is the passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to those who prepare for it today. - Malcolm X