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...

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...

In Term 3 2016 a group of enthusiastic Year 1 and Year 2 students entered the Australian Centre for the Moving Image’s Screen It competition. This is a competition open to all students across Australia from Kindergarten to Year 12. There are three categories in which...

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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