Terrific runs at the Marmion meet for 6th grader James Zimmer (5) in Flight 1 and for 6th grader Michael Nelligan (2), 8th grader Ted Schmeiedler (4), 5th grader Rylee Loftus (5) and 8th grader Sara Walsh (4) in Flight 2. Congratulations to all of the Ascension runners! Complete results here.
Mrs. Douglass' homeroom tallied Ascension Schools' Soup-er Stadium Challenge Catholic Charities first food pick up.
Please continue to donate non perishable food items for a great cause!
Cross Country is unlike track in many respects. One of the main differences in that cross country courses are never the same. This past Saturday the Ascension team faced one of the most challenging courses of the year in Downers Grove. So over the hills, into the forest and across the fields the Chargers ran and ran well. Click to read more!
Ascension's Cross Country teams are off to a great start! The 5th grade boys made a big splash and the 5th grade girls also stepped up big time! Read all the resilts for grades 5, 6, 7, and 8 with pictures HERE.
Ms. Burns presided over her 20th Run-a-Thon Awards Assembly today! Many THANKS to the Run-a-Thon Committee for all the planning, organizing, presenting, and collecting. Congratulations to all runners for helping support our fine school, and also to those whose achievements were tops in their class. Go Chargers!
Monday is the Run-a-Thon Awards Assembly in the gym at 2:10 PM.
Tuesday is the 8th grade Sports Award Night in the Pine Room at 7:00 PM.
Wednesday is the 8th grade Ribbons Prayer Service in church at 9:30 AM.
Thursday is the School Picnic Rain Date-- pray for sunny weather!
Friday there is NO SCHOOL for Staff Development.
And enjoy the Memorial Day Weekend: No school on Monday, May 29.
Several of Ascension's outstanding artists submitted works for the Mother Guerin Art Competition on April 6. Congratulations to all! Here are the results of the competition:
Evelyn Franklin - First Place Drawing
Tony Avalos - Third Place Drawing
Sam Hansen - First Place Painting
Chelsea Quiroga - Third Place Painting
Maeve Lundt - Third Place Scupture
Maddie Nistl, Ruthie Petrick, Chloe Seavey, Tyler Whetstone, Maro Aroutiunian, Angie Berggren, Katie Bartlett, Violet Meyer, Gillian Larson and Rocco Sennello