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Welcome to Ascension

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Cross Country


Another successful meet for our runners! Our Cross Country team ran at Lyons Township on September 13.

Student Council Installation


Officers and class representatives were installed today following the Mass of the Holy Spirit. They each lit a candle, indicating their commitment to service to the school and the students they represent.

Home and School

Home & School needs Room Parents! See this week's Mailing for details.
Also, the fall fund raiser materials were distributed today. Please check your children’s backpacks for the “Life: Style” packets and help us raise funds for the many events Home & School sponsors. Orders are due with payment made to Ascension Home & School by Thursday, September 25, 2014.

Trivia Night is Back

Trivia Night

Join us on Saturday, September 27th at 7:00 PM in the Ascension Gym. Don't miss out on a night of friendly competition as teams from throughout the Ascension community compete and show off their random knowledge!
Register now!

Blue Tie Auction

Mark your calendars and gather your friends for the 2014 edition of Ascension's fabulous Auction! The Blue Tie Auction is Ascension’s most important fund raiser of the year. Join us on November 15th, 2014 as we honor our fabulous Pastor, Fr. Larry McNally. This will be a celebration you will not want to miss!
Click here to register, purchase tickets, view items and bid!

Bushels of New Students

New bunch

Mrs. Militello's students have learned a lot in just a few weeks!

Kindergarten Begins


The first Kindergarten Newsletter of the year is on the Kindergarten Page! Be sure to tell grandparents and friends to look for a new newsletter each week.

Class of 2015

class of 2015

The fine young men and women of Ascension's 8th grade welcome the challenges, privileges and opportunities of their final year. Click the picture to enlarge.






September 17: Choristers rehearse 3 to 4 PM; Market Day pick-up 4:15 PM

September 18: Back to School Night for grades 1 - 8 in church at 7:00 PM

September 19: All PK-3 Ice Cream Social 1:30 PM

September 21: Catechetical Sunday 11:00 mass

September 25: Fall fund raising deadline for all orders.

September Calendar

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Emergency Closing Information

H1N1 Letter 8-26-09

Updated September 16, 2014

What's New?

School Supply List for 2014-2015
Band Calendar
Blue Tie Auction
Athletic Calendar
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 May Shop and Earn Newsletter  
School Board Minutes  
2014 - 2015 Year in Pictures

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Looking Ahead

September 26: No School Teacher In service

September 27: Confirmation retreat10 AM - 5 PM; Trivia Night

September 29: 8th grade Ropes; Virtus Training 7:00 PM

September 30: Orchestra Rehearsal 7:30 AM

October 13: Columbus Day, No School

In Other News

Remember Market Day!

Order on-line for pick up in September.
Box Tops

Ascension could earn up to $60,000 from box tops and labels! Please continue to save!

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 708-434-1558 to arrange for a tour.

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Ascension has a LinkedIn group especially for Ascension parents.  This group is a great resource for anyone looking to network with fellow parents.
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