Jun 13

The school office will move to the Kindergarten classroom (98-1), off the courtyard starting Wednesday, 6/13/18. 

June office hours are: Monday through Thursday 8AM to 3PM and Friday 8AM to Noon.

July office hours will be: Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 8AM to 1PM. You can send school-related paper work to the Parish Center at 808 S. East Avenue.  

Jun 13

Even though school is out for summer, the good news from Ascension keeps coming! Recently our 4th, 6th & 8th Grade Soccer Teams won the Championships of the Forest Park League. Congratulations to all players and coaches! Have a great summer!

Jun 7

It's never too soon to start thinking about a brand new box of colorful crayons, fresh pencils anf folders for every subject! We are ready with the 2018-19 School Supply List and aneasy way to get everything – order a School Supply Kit from SchoolToolBox! This is the place for all the information you need!

Jun 6

Students in grades 5, 6, and 7 gathered to meet the candidates for Student Council offices – all 20 of them! Mr. Sengstock moderated as each student presented his or her qualifications, strengths and ideas. After a secret ballot, at the end of the day results were announced. Congratulations to all the students who ran for office!. Your 2018-2019 Student Council Officers are: President- Dario Santoy, Vice President- Hannah Howorth,  Activity Director - Linnea Drever,  Treasurer -Violet Meyer and  Secretary.- Michael Nelligan. Homeroom representatives will be elected in the fall.

Jun 5

On Wednesday morning 6th and 7th-grade students will gather in the Pine Room. It is time to elect new officers for next year's student council. Each candidate will speak and then students will return to homeroom for voting. Good luck to all candidates! Results late tomorrow.

Jun 4

Ascension's 8th graders graduated last evening after the 7:00 mass. We are so proud to send you on your way to your future in high school and beyond! Congratulations to the Class of 2018 and their families. We will miss you!

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Jun 4

Due to an overwhelming response from the entire Ascension community, our matching donors have decided to grant an additional $15,000 toward our Library Resource Center challenge!  Double your impact and make a donation today, and your gift will be matched dollar for dollar!

Jun 2

Summer is almost here! Be sure to check out summer activities on our Community Events Page. Oak Park Police Youth Basketball Camp  has just been posted. The Sports camps and other activities are listed for your information, and are not sponsored by our school. Keep busy, have fun and be safe this summer!

May 30

Act now, and double your gift!  Help us reach our goal before the school year ends so that we can begin construction fully funded.  We are so close.  Every gift made through June 8th will be match dollar for dollar!

May 29

Last week we had the pleasure of hearing Mrs. Coffman's orchestras play in concert. Tonight individual students will each play a piece her or she has been working on during lessons and at home. You will be amazed at the prowess of these young violinists, violists and cellists! Please come to the Pie Room at 4:30 (youngest students) 5:30 (middle-grade students) or 6:30 (older students) or come and stay for all three! All are welcome!