Tag: 8th grade

8th grade fundraising chairs 2018-2019

These are the 8th grade fundraising chairs for 2018-2019. http://stgerardlansing.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/06/2018-19-8th-grade-fundraising-chairs.pdf

Fun in Math Class!

Our 8th graders had fun learning about coordinate planes by playing Battleship. See Algebra is fun!

“This is Falcon Country”

If you haven’t been to a pep rally at St. Gerard School, you have really missed out! Think about 536 students cheering each other on and you get the picture. Congratulations to all of the volleyball teams, junior cougar football, cross country and golf teams. All of you make us proud!

New Recycling Projects Coming to St. Gerard

Recycling has always been a priority at St. Gerard Catholic School. Recycling is important to conserve the Earth’s resources. By recycling, St. Gerard can help to reduce its carbon footprint and provide a good example to our students. The Thursday junior high elective class, Environmental Issues, empties the recycling bins of each classroom into the …

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Farm Bureau Essay Contest Winners!

Each year our 8th graders take part in Farm Bureau’s Essay Contest. This year the theme involved writing about a hero in their lives. Congratulations to Natalie Endres, Bri Haarer and Audrey Morris for placing in this year’s competition. Bri’s essay (pictured in the middle) will move on to the next level where she will …

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St. Gerard Teachers and Staff Raise Money for their 8th graders!

St. Gerard School teachers and staff joined “friendly” forces in a game of floor hockey to help raise some money for our favorite sixty 8th graders! Before it was all said and done, the 8th graders were the recipients of #1,358.07 toward their trip to Washington DC. Special thanks to Father John for the body …

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An Hour of Code at St. Gerard

This past week a few of our teachers learned to code and what do teachers do when they learn something new? Teach it to their students. What a neat skill!

Christmas Program 2014

The students of St. Gerard School performed the Legend of the Christmas King during December to celebrate the birth of Jesus. 18 Junior high students took part in acting out the play of how a young boy discovers the true meaning of Christmas and how to live like Jesus. Each grade level took part by …

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History is alive and well at St. Gerard!

Eighth grade students showed us that the past is very much alive.  Each student researched and presented an event that happened during the time of the American Revolution but instead of a normal poster or power point these students wore T-shirts depicting and explaining their events.  Their T-shirts also showed the significance of the event – what impact did …

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What a Great Way to Start the Year!