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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SchoolAid National Accreditation for Ascham This week, Ascham had the honour of being presented with SchoolAid National Accreditation by the Patron of SchoolAid, His Excellency General the Honourable David Hurley AC DSC (Retd), Governor-General of the Commonwealth of Australia, and... Read More 24th July, 2020. Category: Awards
A Piece of Home Ascham boarders have truly shown their resilience this year. Shortly into Term 1, they needed to return home for several weeks of remote learning, before a staggered return back to school in the early part... Read More 29th June, 2020. Category: Boarding
Alyssa's prize for 'Tom' Visual Arts is a focus at Ascham, from Prep onwards. We have many students extremely talented in visual arts and many  do well in various art prizes. This term we warmly congratulate Alyssa Bova (Year... Read More 19th June, 2020. Category: Awards
Ali crochets for koalas After seeing the devastating impact of the NSW mid-north coast bushfires on our beloved native koalas, Year 12 student Ali Brand decided to put her crocheting talents to very good use. 'I kept hearing about... Read More 12th June, 2020. Category: Community
Zara and Anna awarded by the Governor-General On 4 June, the Governor-General, His Excellency General the Honourable David Hurley AC DSC (Retd), held a virtual presentation ceremony to celebrate and acknowledge the achievements of two of our incredible young leaders, Zara Dempsey... Read More 05th June, 2020. Category: Awards
Speak up for what is right Ascham's Head Girl and Chair of the School Committee, Ruby Alexander, gave a powerful address to her fellow students this week. Our assemblies are being held online via Teams at the moment, but they are... Read More 05th June, 2020. Category: Community
History of the Ascham crest The birth and evolution of our Ascham crest is intriguing. Here, our Archivist Ms Marguerite Gillezeau, explains how the wings, dolphins and acorns came to symbolise our School over a century ago. Before it was... Read More 29th May, 2020. Category: Community
Pen pals light up seniors' day Ascham has a long history of giving, supporting and connecting with the community. Why do we do this? Because it’s in our ethos as a School community. It is not new and it’s a natural... Read More 25th May, 2020. Category: Co-Curricular
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