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Dec 07

Ascension Parish and the children of Ascension choose to be Christmas Angels for others. Every class does what they can to help. Third graders are participating! Donations were collected to purchase gifts for children in need. Bring donated gifts and gift cards to the gym on Friday, December 8 from 3:00 to 8:00 PM.

Dec 07

The Rotary Club of Oak Park and River Forest presented third graders at Ascension with their own student dictionaries. Rotary members described the mission of alleviating polio throughout the world through their polio vaccination program. We are grateful for the many years the Rotary has remembered Ascension School and presented third graders with dictionaries. They love them!

Dec 07

Ascension School will be conducting its 18th Annual Geography Bee in January. Interested students in grades 4 to 8 have two opportunities to take the 50-question qualifying exam to earn one of the 35 participant spots in the Bee.  We must have permission slips for students to stay after school to take the qualifying exam on December 14. Here is the permission slip. More details in this week's Mailing!

Dec 04

Thanks for a great afternoon, Home and School! Everyone loved Cocoa with Claus on Sunday, December 3. Watch our slideshow!

Dec 04

Home and School is sending grades 1 - 8 to the Nutcracker Ballet at Dominican University on December 11. We need a Nutcracker permission slip for each child A.S.A.P.! 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament permission slips are due Tuesday!