Jan 27

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Basketball Champs!

Ascension Girls Basketball wrapped up their 2016-17 season with Championship wins this Week! Congrats to our Chargers and thanks to our coaches!

Jan 17

Early Childhood Open House!

Our Early Childhood Open House is Thursday, January 19th from 6-8pm
 
Give your child the best start to their education!
Our nurturing, play-based classes for three and four year-olds focus on promoting the physical, social, emotional, cognitive and spiritual growth of our young children.
 
Meet Ascension's Early Childhood faculty, school administration and other parents.  We will answer questions and show you our beautiful school. Visit our site here.

Jan 9

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Blather, Blarney and Balderdash Photos

Thanks to Ms. Makowski we have a photo Gallery of the recent drama club production from December. Congratulations to actors, crew, tech help and director Mrs. Lippi!

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Jan 3

Open House at Ascension

Join us on Sunday, January 29 from 10:00 AM until 12:30 PM. Classroom will be open and administration, staff and teachers will be able to answer your questions. Plan on stopping over after Ascension's 9:00 AM or 11:00 AM mass. Information packets for prospective parents will be available, too!

Dec 17

Christmas Prayer, December 21

All are welcome to the final Prayer Service of 2016, the Christmas Prayer Service presented by the 4th graders. The Service is at 10:00 AM in the church. The story of Jesus' ancestors is a wonderful way to prepare for Christmas!

Students are dismissed for Christmas Break at 11:40 AM.

Oct 17

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A Scouting Camporee

Ascension Troop 20 Boy Scouts and their families participated in a Halloween-themed Camporee the weekend of October 14-16 in Rochelle, IL.  Jack, an 8th grade Boy Scout & Madeline, a kindergarten Daisy Scout, are shown here during a break between coffin races and a chili cook-off.  Jack and Madeline are also "buddies" at school in the Ascension Buddy Program which partners older and younger students.

Oct 5

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Basketball Registration

We are now accepting registration for students in grades 5 to 8 for Boys’ and Girls’ Basketball seasons.

May 15

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May 13 was Greek Day!

6th graders starred in a series of Greek plays directed by Mrs. Lippi. Half the fun was costumes and make-up!

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May 3

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Third Grade Presents an Anansi Story

Do you know about Anansi the Spider? He is a trickster, a characters in African folk tales. Both third grades learned the story of "Anansi and the Moss -Covered Rock" in Music class, and learned to play Anansi's Walking Music. After practicing , the short play with music was presented to our invited guests, the kindergartners. Both presentations were well received! Congratulation! Many pictures of both 107 and 108 are in our Gallery.

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Mar 10

Pack the Place!

Everyone is welcome to join our Chargers and Charger fans at Boys' Pack the Place on Friday, March 11. Our 5th, 6th and 7th grade basketball teams will face St. Mary's at 5:00. 6:00 and 7:00 respectively. The 8th grade Chargers will play St. Angela's at 8:00.

Children should be accompanied by a parent or designated adult.  For safety, any student should plan to stay in the gym for the evening, rather than coming and going outside.  Let’s be proud of the gym space by recycling and disposing of garbage, too.