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Our girls lead busy and interesting lives and pursue a wide range of activities and interests both within the classroom and through Ascham’s extensive co-curricular program.

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A Feast of Visual and Performing Arts In our Junior School on 25 October, Art, Music and Drama were celebrated in style at the Fiona Visual and Performing Arts Showcase. The Music, Art and Speech and Drama Departments worked together to create... Read More 02nd November, 2017. Category: News
The Staging Post Social Justice is an important component of every Ascham girl's education. Girls are involved in charitable acts, service learning activities and social justice actions from the earliest years here at School. In Senior School, students... Read More 26th October, 2017. Category: News
Ascham girls take home honours in Woollahra Council awards Several Ascham girls did very well in this year's Woollahra Council Youth Photographic Award and Short Film Prize. Year 9 student Ellen Regan received first prize in the Junior photography category, while Special Mentions in... Read More 19th October, 2017. Category: News
Head Girl receives Dame Marie Bashir Peace Award On Monday 25 September, Ascham's 2017 Head Girl Gabi Stricker-Phelps was presented with the 2017 National Council of Women of NSW Dame Marie Bashir Peace Award at Parliament House, Sydney. On behalf of the School,... Read More 12th October, 2017. Category: News
Shakirah plays AFL in the USA At just 15 years of age, Year 10 Ascham boarder Shakirah Stevens will jet off to California in mid-October for two weeks as part of the elite sporting program Aussie Sparks, the USA Australian Football... Read More 14th September, 2017. Category: News
International talent in our boarding community In Ascham boarding, we are lucky enough to count several international students as part of our community. Our girls who herald from countries outside of Australia bring invaluable linguistic and cultural wealth to our School,... Read More 12th September, 2017. Category: News
The 10th Ascham Forest is planted out The first Ascham Forest was established by students and staff at the property of an Ascham family in Spring Ridge in 2008. Since then over 6,500 trees have been planted at various Ascham family properties... Read More 01st September, 2017. Category: News
Books for the Bush 2017 We are delighted to launch our annual collection of Books for the Bush, a Hillingdon (Prep–Year 2) initiative to maintain links and spread our love of reading with those primary schools that were attended by... Read More 29th August, 2017. Category: News
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