Ascham may be an inner-city school but we are blessed with a campus replete with visiting wildlife! Great excitement filled our Junior School, Fiona, on Tuesday morning when reports of a sleepy possum taking refuge in a bag of clothes, intended for recycling, began to circulate....

Year 4 students enjoyed a very special life-drawing class in Visual Arts recently. Thanks to one Ascham family and their pet, Nuggets the chicken, students were provided with the opportunity to draw a bird from life, as part of the drawing unit, Birds of a Feather. You...

From the Junior years, STEAM—Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Mathematics—is front and centre of every girl’s education at Ascham. In early February, Year 5 students worked on their first STEAM Challenge for 2017. The girls were placed into STEAM groups of two to three students from all...

At Ascham, we love science. From the Junior years, our girls become skilled in many areas of the sciences. Girls in the Junior School, Fiona, have had a great time playing with Sphero SPRK+ Robotic balls during lunchtime STEAM Tinkers. They enjoyed discovering the possibilities of...

After learning of the devastation occurring in the forests of Indonesia and Malaysia through their studies of endangered animals, Ascham students and KidsGive Ambassadors, Amelie Widin-Williams and Giselle Parras, along with their passionate fellow-student collaborators, felt compelled to do their part to make things right....

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