To celebrate Book Week, we were thrilled to host bestselling children's author Morris Gleitzman when he visited girls in Fiona. Morris' extensive list of titles includes Two Weeks With The Queen, Grace, Doubting Thomas, Give Peas A Chance, Extra Time, Loyal Creatures, and the series Once,...

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...

Hillingdon is Ascham's infants' school, encompassing Prep to Year 2. Hillingdon Open Day is always a delightful event on the Ascham calendar. Once a year, every girl from Prep to Year 2 is on the stage of the Packer Theatre performing for family and friends in...

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