2017-2018 Important Dates for Grade 8
October - Turn in your diploma form. This version of your name is what will be on your Forrestdale diploma and what will be read in the graduation roll call.
October 3rd Grade Washington DC parent meeting 7:30 Pm FD Cafeteria
October 7th - 8th Grade Car Wash 9AM-1PM
October 27th - 8th Grade Halloween Dance
December 13th - RFH Tour, 3:30 in the RFH Auditorium
February 7th - 6PM, Forrestdale/Holy Cross Basketball Game
February 15th - RFH incoming parent pre-registration meeting 7PM / tours for students starting at 6:00, last tour wil leave at 6:15
February 20th- Language Placement Test for placement in Spanish and French (beyond level 1)- 3:30 PM (Main Entrance)
February 24th - Pancake Breakfast 9AM-1PM.
February 27th- Math Placement Exam 3:30-use main entrance
March 14th-16th - RFH Course Selection-letters will be sent with selection time
April 13th - Four School Dance at Forrestdale 7PM-9PM
April 24th- DC parent meeting- 7PM in the cafeteria
April 27th Community Service hours are due. Students must hand in the Community Service form into Mrs. DeWyngaert.
May 16th, 17th, 18th - Washington D.C. trip
June 8th - 8th grade Picnic
June11th - 8th Grade Trip- Waterpark
June 19th - 8th Grade Graduation- 6PM RFH Auditorium
Attire for Washington D.C.
Girls: Dresses or skirts and tops, comfortable walking shoes. No flip flops.
Boys: Blazer, button down shirt, , ties, khakis (clean sneakers are permitted)
Other items to bring: umbrella, rain coat
Razors not allowed
Attire for Graduation ceremony
PM Girls: Pastel short dresses, strapless or spaghetti strap dresses are permitted
Boys: Jackets, button down shirts and ties. Sneakers are not permitted.
Class of 2018 diploma form.doc (1) (pdf)
Copy of 2017-2018 Grade 8 Community Service Form.doc (1) (pdf)