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Mar 15

Take a look at these cute ascension girls who performed Irish Dancing at the ascension fish fry on March 15. 

Mar 15

Ascension 4th grade students are getting in the spirit for Saint Patrick's Day this weekend.  On Wednesday afternoon both classes visited the Ursuline Center for a combined lesson on Limericks, a popular and fun form of poetry.  The poems consist of 5 lines and are often short, funny, rhyme and have a bouncy rhythm.  Ms. Ford  taught the students the components of a Limerick and Mrs Douglass provided examples.  After, the students worked independently or with a partner to create their own Limerick.  It was an afternoon filled with creativity as well as quite a few giggles.

Mar 12

Within the week the school gathered for prayer on Ash Wednesday and for sports at Boys' Pack the Place! Students also studied measurement and regrouping in math, created Lenten projects, reviewed Charlotte's Web, learned about Creation and animals, and learned about famous women for International Women's Day!

Mar 11

Challenge #1 was REGISTRATION. We are happy to announce that over 86% of students have been registered to participate. Congratulations to Team Degnan, Team Fogarty & Team Parrilli for reaching their 100% participation goal! They will receive their wearable fitness trackers this week. This week, we are challenging all of our participants to meet their first fundraising goal of $25! At this level, your student is ensured their 2019 Kathy Adams Run-a-Thon t-shirt. Run-a-Thon t-shirts will be worn on Run-a-Thon day, and are a uniform-approved shirt for Gym class.

Mar 11

Remember to bring supplies for Rwanda.  Let’s fill up the suitcases! This year we're accepting supplies and monetary donations to benefit His Chase Foundation, an organization that supports the education of over 250 orphans in western Rwanda. To reach our $15,000 goal we need children and adults alike to contribute to this worthy cause. 

Go to our crowdfunding page to learn more and donate online.