On 7 March we were fortunate to have Ms Juliet Bourke visit Ascham to present to our Senior assembly for International Women’s Day. Juliet is a senior partner at Deloitte, leading Australia’s Diversity and Inclusion Consulting practice. A keen advocate for women in the workplace and...

Each year Ascham selects two to four dedicated and talented musicians with a demonstrated interest in vocal and choral singing to attend the Eton Choral Course in the UK. The Eton Choral Course is a week-long, residential summer course for singers aged 16–18 and provides intensive...

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...

Many of our boarders hail from country NSW, so swimming in surf conditions is not always an activity that they are very familiar with. A Surf Safety course is an important offering that we provide for our Ascham boarders to ensure that all our girls understand...

The 2017 School Committee, comprising Year 12 students, is very proud to launch the I See You Project. Inspired by the Zulu greeting, Sawubona, their project aims to ensure that each individual within the Ascham community feels seen and valued, empowering each girl to flourish...

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