Oct 4

Cross Country Meet #5

September 30 was a glorious day for the Championship Cross Country Meet at Lewis University. Congratulations, runners!

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Sep 24

4th Grade Soccer

On Saturday, September 23,  Ascension's 4th grade soccer team played the Forest Park 2 and won 6-0! Way to go, 4th Grade!

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Sep 24

CC At Kress Creek Farm!

Our intrepid runners competed on Saturday, September 23, 2017 Details to follow!

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Sep 20

Cross Country Meet at Marmion

 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.

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Sep 19

The First Stadium Challenge Pick-up

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!

Sep 11

Cross Country Meet #2

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!

Sep 6

Cross Country Success!

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.


May 22

Run-a-Thon Awards, May 22, 2017

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!

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May 22

A Busy Week!

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.

Apr 7

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Mother Guerin Art Competition

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

Other Participants:
Maddie Nistl, Ruthie Petrick, Chloe Seavey, Tyler Whetstone, Maro Aroutiunian, Angie Berggren, Katie Bartlett, Violet Meyer, Gillian Larson and Rocco Sennello