Please consider baking for the AWC Cookie Walk that will be held on Saturday, December 3, 2016! We need 3-4 dozen holiday cookies; please place them in a disposable container that will not be able to be returned. Cookies can be dropped off with curbside delivery, at the gym off Clarence Avenue, during the following times: Friday, December 2, 4:30-6:30pm and Saturday, December 3, from 8-9:30 am.
To sign up, visit http://www.signupgenius.com/go/4090b4fa8ae2ea6f58-cookie
Student Council is sponsoring an ice cream sale after school on Friday for $1. The money raised will be used towards purchasing a present for Father Larry. Shhhh!
Parishioners, parents and students gathered on August 13 to meet our new principal, Mrs. Maryanne Polega. Snacks and beverages were set out after the 11:00 mass on the Parish Green Space on a glorious summer day.
Meet Mrs. Polega!
Join us after 9 and 11 o'clock Masses this Sunday, August 13th. Our Second Sunday hospitality, hosted by Home & School and School Board, is the perfect opportunity to meet our new principal over coffee and donuts.
We are still looking for volunteers, sign up here to help.
In her letter "From the Principal" Mrs. Polega says, "I am honored to serve as the next principal of Ascension School. This year marks Ascension’s 105th year of providing quality Catholic education in the spirit of love, kindness and respect. Thank you for the opportunity to lead a school that has such a rich history and tradition" Read even more about Mrs. Polega in this just-released news story, "Ascension Gets New Principal."
The school office will be open throughout the months of July and August. Office hours will be 8 AM to 3 PM Monday through Thursday and 8 AM to Noon on Friday until August 1st. Office Hours will be 8AM to 3PM every day in August. Call or email the office to check on staff availability. School related paperwork can be dropped off at the Parish Center at 808 S. East Avenue if the school office is not open.
Wow! June flew by so quickly!
The office will be open intermittently during the month of July. It opens August 1st on a daily basis (8:00 AM to 4:00 PM). You can drop any papers off at the Parish Center if the school is closed. You will be receiving a Summer Mailing that will include Emergency Medical Forms that will need to be completed for EACH child in the school, along with class lists, and other pertinent school start-up information. Happy Summer!
June 11 was a special day for our Principal, Mary Jo Burns! At the close of the 11:00 mass, Fr Hurlbert praised Ms. Burns for her 20 years as principal, and Ms. Burns spoke of her proud tenure and confident feelings on her retirement. A receptions followed in he Pine Room, with refreshments, students, parents, guests, hugs and surprises.