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ASCA Update

ASCA will participate in the Bayonne Chapter of UNICO’s “Walk for Schools” Walk-a-thon on Saturday, April 23, at Stephen R. Gregg Park.  Sr. Rita and Mrs. Macanka are the Team Captains.  Please support our school by walking or donating as a sponsor.

The annual ASCA Gala will be held on Saturday, April 9.  Congratulations to this year’s honorees: Thomas Keating, Jane Dullea, and St. Mary’s City-Wide Pee Wee Basketball represented by Msgr. Lawrence Miller, Diane Liming, and Jane Mattiello.

ASCA’s Annual Carnival in conjunction with Blessed Miriam Teresa Demjanovich Parish will be held Tuesday, April 26 through Saturday, April 30.  Please join us!

Open registration is ongoing for grades Pre-kindergarten -3, Pre-kindergarten-4, and kindergarten through eighth grades for the school year 2016-2017.  Please call the school office (201-443-8384) for an appointment to come tour our school and meet our teachers.

ASCA Update

Congratulations to Olivia Sobecki (5A).  Olivia won first place in the American Legion Post #165 Coloring Contest.  Her entry will now move onto the next level of judging.

ASCA’s Student Council sponsors a collection of nonperishable food items and paper goods twice each month.  Collection dates for March were Tuesday, March 1, and Tuesday, March 15.  Items collected were donated to various parish food pantries.

On St. Patrick’s Day, students celebrated Irish culture by wearing green and learning both Irish fact and fiction.  An assembly featured Irish music, dancing, jokes, phrases, and blessings.  Erin Go Bragh!

On March 17, the Student Council and the Safety Patrol sponsored a Bake Sale to help defray the cost of their upcoming Leadership Trip.

Students attended mass on Wednesday, March 23, to commemorate Holy Week.  Students in grades two through eight received the sacrament of Reconciliation during the season of Lent.

All students attended an assembly themed “Service” which was the word of the month for February.  Students of the month who best demonstrated service to others are:  Abigail Wilson, Christian Redondo, Jack Cusick, Gia Logan, Valentina Cardino, Sofia Guitierrez, Mackenzy Russo-Alesi, Ian Geisler, Madison DiFranco, Samantha Russell, Christopher Rubio, Nathaniel Ramirez, Nolan Geisler, Caitlin Slasinsky, Jessica Birtwistle, Hannah Delaney, Coda Camaya, Brigid McCabe, Vincent Mattiello, Melvin Saldua, and Tyler Macanka.

Open registration is ongoing for grades Pre-kindergarten -3, Pre-kindergarten-4, and kindergarten through eighth grades for the school year 2016-2017.  Please call the school office (201-443-8384) for an appointment to come tour our school and meet our teachers.

Meet Our Honorees!

Congratulations to our 2016 Annual Gala Honorees! To view more information on each Honoree, click the photos below.

Annual Gala ticket forms are available here.

Journal Ad forms are available here.

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Thomas Keating
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Jane Dullea
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St. Mary’s City-Wide Pee Wee Basketball: Diane Liming, Monsignor Lawrence Miller, Jane Mattiello

 

ASCA Update

Congratulations to Joseph Basilio (8A)! Joseph has been named Outstanding Catholic Graduate 2016 by the Archdiocese of Newark Superintendent of Schools.  He will be honored at Mass followed by a breakfast on April 16, 2016.

The students attended Mass on First Friday, March 4. The Student Council collected donations from the faculty and students during Mass for the Neary Family.  Shannon Neary (ASCA Class of 2015) and her family lost their home and belongings in a fire on February 27.

Students attended the Stations of the Cross and completed Lenten themed projects with their Prayer Partners on March 11.

ASCA celebrates Irish heritage March 1-March 17.  The front hallway is decorated with all things Irish – photos, heirlooms, trinkets.

Terra Nova Tests were administered to students in grades two through eight during the week of March 7-11.

The Girls’ Varsity Basketball and the Boys’ Pee Wee Basketball Teams won the Union County CYO Basketball Championships in their respective divisions.  Congratulations to both teams!

Open registration is ongoing for grades Pre-kindergarten -3, Pre-kindergarten-4, and kindergarten through eighth grades for the school year 2016-2017. Please call the school office (201-443-8384) for an appointment to come tour our school and meet our teachers.