Mrs. Raben

Welcome and blessings to you! I am very happy to be a part of this wonderful school.  I have a great love for mathematics and look forward to imparting as much of that love as possible to my students! Join me in this QUEST!

8th Grade Homeroom

Mon                 Aug 21                        Solar Eclipse 11:50-2:43

Wed                Aug 23                        8th grade parent meeting 6:30

Thur                 Aug 24                        Sports Physicals 8:00

Fri                    Aug 25                        Parish Fish Fry

Sat.                  Aug 26                        Parish Picnic

Mon                 Sept 4              No School – Labor Day

Tue                  Sept 5              Magazine drive kick off

Thur                 Sept 7              HOPE meeting 6:30

Fri                    Sept 8              Skating Party – Fun Spot 5:30-7:30

Sat                   Sept 9              HCS baseball at Grizzlies Stadium 7:00

We began Chpt 1 in the We Live Our Faith textbook.

Chpt 1 will cover:

human dignity, examination of conscience, and free will, among other topics.

Confirmation Timeline

(Due dates 2017-2018)


October 27th

Sponsor name is due AND

The information sheet from the confirmation packet

November 17th

Saint Name must be turned in (religion grade)

January 27th (Saturday) mandatory

Retreat at Holy Childhood  – REAP Team

February 24th

Letter to Bishop Braxton (religion grade)

March 23rd

Saint Report due (religion grade)


April 20th

*Shield is due (religion grade)

*Service hours must be complete and record sheets turned in (they may be turned in early)

We will be having a combined Confirmation with our Parish Partnership which includes St. Libory and Fayetteville.


We have begun Chpt 1 which will cover:

divisibility patterns, prime factors, exponents, Order of Operations, solving equations, and will finish with area of rectangles

We have begun Chpt 1 which will cover:

exponents, Order of Operations, variables, equations, sequences, metric measures, and scientific notation

We have begun Chpt 1 which will cover:


absolute value

adding, subtracting, multiplying and dividing integers

Solving addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division equations

We have begun Chpt 1 which will cover:

variables and expressions, properties, equations, ordered pairs and relations, finishing with scatter plots.

We have begun Unit 1 which will cover:

Functions and relations

function notation, domain and range, identifying key features of graphical models

link for notes to be completed on 8-22-17