Welcome to Ms. Ciccarello’s Class Page!
– 6th Grade: Homeroom Teacher
– 7th Grade ELA
– 8th Grade ELA
How Can I Further Help my Child at Home?
Please print and follow these guidelines as I begin to work on these standards in class. It is important to reinforce what is being taught in the classroom at home as well!
If you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to contact me at
INCOMING 6th GRADERS:
Summer Assignment given by Ms. Towey.
Read 2 Books from her list and complete 2 book reports.
ELA Workbook is optional
Please look on her website for book report guidelines.
INCOMING 7th GRADERS:
Read 2 Books from the “Recommended Reading List for 7th Grade.
INCOMING 8th GRADERS:
Read 2 Books from the “Recommended Reading List for 8th Grade.
6th Grade Homeroom Supply List
Please Note: Due to COVID regulations supplies can not be shared.
The student should replace supplies as needed & should include his/her full name on all items.
Requirements for each student, to bring in the first week of school:
➢ Facial Mask
➢ (4) Marble Notebooks
➢ (2) 2 Pocket Folders- (Pre-labeled: “TAKE HOME”, “ELA/WRITING”)
➢ (1) Plastic Bin for under desk (Link provides an example of the bin, you can even find them at any dollar tree store, Amazon also sells them.)
➢ (1) Package of loose-leaf paper
➢ (1) Large Book Sox
➢ (1) Gallon Size Ziploc bag
➢ (1) Small Sandwich Ziploc bag
➢ (2) Chapter Books for Independent Reading from my Recommended reading list
➢ (1) Soft Zippered Pencil Case, with the following supplies…
o #2 Pencils
o Pencil sharpener
o Erasable Pens, (Black or Blue ONLY!)
o Pack of highlighters
➢ (2) Black Sharpie Markers
➢ (1) Small Art Box Labeled with your name put all art supplies in the box for classroom use, with following supplies….
o (2) Glue Sticks
o Colored pencils
o Washable markers.
o (1) Small Safety Scissor
➢ (1) Package of construction paper
➢ (2) Boxes of Tissues
➢ (2) Large Hand Sanitizer Pumps preferably 70% ethyl alcohol
➢ (2) Rolls of paper towels
➢ (4) Large Packages of Clorox or Lysol Disinfectant Wipes
➢(2) Lysol disinfectant air spray
➢ HP 63 Black/Color Ink Cartridge (Optional) for classroom printer
- Uniform attire as per handbook https://stathanasiusacademy.org/parents-guardians/
- Gym attire as per handbook https://stathanasiusacademy.org/parents-guardians/
- 2 – rolls of clear contact paper to cover soft workbooks only, all workbooks must be covered.
- 1 box of envelopes (letter size white)
- 1 – package of loose-leaf paper (wide ruled with margin)
- (2) Packs of 3×5 White Index Cards
- (1) Index Card Holder Labeled with your Name and Grade
- Construction paper
- Pencils, crayons, washable markers
Thank you in advance!
7th and 8th Grade Supply List
➢ (2) Marble notebook (With your child’s name and grade)
➢ (1) 2 Pocket Folder for ELA
➢ #2 Pencils & Erasable Pens (Blue or Black ONLY!)
➢ (2) Packs of Index Cards 3×5 (Keep Home)
➢ (1) Index Card Holder Labeled with your name and grade (Keep Home)
➢ (1) Large Ziploc bag for your Independent Reading Book Labeled with your Name and Grade
➢ (2) Chapter Books for Independent Reading from my recommended booklist
➢ HP 63 Black/Color Ink Cartridge (Optional) for classroom printer.
Thank you in advance!
HP 56 Black/Color Ink Cartridge
HP 63 Black/Color Ink Cartridge
RECOMMENDED BOOK LIST
Please be proactive and practice social distancing. This is the reason that schools are taking these very important precautionary measures. This means it is not a time for play dates, gatherings, or visits to public places. Please monitor their progress daily and keep checking the class web page and all online communications from school through emails and OptionC text messages. I will be using Google Applications such as Google Classroom, Google Slides, and Google Forms.
I strongly recommend that students download the Google Classroom app on their electronic devices at home.
We here at St. Athanasius Catholic Academy, request that all our students and their families put special time aside, at 9 am, 3 pm, and 7 pm to start a special prayer circle for our school community and for the rest of the world.
Please say a special prayer for all those working in hospitals, and our first responders who are on the front lines to ensure the welfare of all those affected.
Below is the prayer created from our beloved Pope Francis to Mary during the Corona Virus Pandemic, I ask that we all pray together…
CLASS CODE: PYHFY
The schedule for the first week of school:
September 9 – Grade 6-7-8 only – 8:05 – 12:30
Students in grades 6-7-8 will enter through the Faith Formation door wearing a mask, hand sanitize, and proceed up to classrooms by that stairway after fever scan by aides. Dismissal will be through Bay Parkway doors at 12:30.
September 10 – Grades 3-4-5 only – 8:05 – 12:30
Students in Grade 3 will enter through the main doors on Bay Parkway wearing a mask, use hand sanitizer, and proceed to classrooms after fever scans are done at the entrance.
Students in grades 4 &5 will enter through the parking lot door nearest the Stage (61st Street yard entrance) to the auditorium, wearing a mask, use hand sanitizer, and proceed to classrooms after fever scans done by aides at the entrance.
September 10 – Pre-K orientation from 9:00-10:00 and 12:00- 1:00 (Pre-K parents may choose one of the sessions) A separate schedule and information will be sent to these families.
September 11– Kindergarten, Grade 1 and Grade 2 – 8:05 – 12:30
Kindergarten A, Grade 1, and Grade 2 will enter through the main doors on Bay Parkway wearing a mask, use hand sanitizer, and proceed to classrooms after fever scans done by aides at the entrance.
Kindergarten B will enter through the parking lot door nearest the Stage (61st Street yard entrance) to auditorium, wearing a mask, use hand sanitizer, and proceed to classrooms after fever scans done by aides at the entrance.
September 11 – Nursery Orientation – 9:00- 11:00
Nursery will enter and dismiss from the parking lot door on the left side near the auditorium wall.
Starting September 14 – ALL GRADES K -8 begin full days.
Arrival 7:50 to 8:05 – Bring lunch Please note times and exit doors for your child’s grade.
Grades 6-7-8 dismiss at 3:00 from Bay Parkway doors.
Grades 4 and 5 – will dismiss from the parking lot door nearest the Stage
(61st Street yard entrance to the auditorium) at 3:00
Dismissal for Grades 1 and 3 will be from the Faith Formation door at 3:00.
Dismissal for Grade 2 will be from the 62nd Street door at 3:00.
Dismissal for Kindergarten A will be at the 62nd Street door at 2:45.
Kindergarten B will dismiss from the parking lot door nearest the Stage
(61st Street yard entrance to the auditorium) at 2:45. Pre-K will dismiss from Parking lot doors as directed by teachers at orientation.
****The entrances and exits are subject to change if needed.
*****STUDENTS IN GRADES K-8 NEED TO
BRING LUNCH BEGINNING SEPTEMBER 14****
All students in grades 1 to 8 are to be in full uniform beginning Wednesday, September 9th. Kindergarten- Option to wear regular uniform or Gym uniform until further notice.
Thursday, September 17th – Parent Zoom meeting at 7pm
St. Athanasius Sports Program
Boys & Girls ages 4 to 14
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Box Tops for Education will be collected.
Send Box-Tops glued or taped to collection sheets or in zip-lock bags (25 box tops/bag).
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- $1 Mission money will be collected once a month on every first Monday. When we join together, we can help others in need.
- Please donate to the food pantry! Our charity work means so much to so many!