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Summer Camp registration begins Feb. 26, 2018 under ACADEMICS. #RivalsUnite4Girls alumnae giving challenge is March 20-23! New in 2018: only four days to help AHS win the golden piggy!

Assumption’s Class of 2017 earned over $26 million in college scholarships – a record breaking amount!

Congratulations to Rocket volleyball for being crowned the 2017 KHSAA State Champions!

Congratulations to the Assumption Dance Team crowned the 2017 KHSAA Dance Small Jazz State Champions!

Six seniors recognized by National Merit Corporation

Melanie Duckworth and Lauryn Grady have been named National Merit Semi-finalists finishing in the top 1% in the nation on the PSAT. Alia Ahmadi, Kara Bruns, Sarah Michels, and Correna Tate have also been named National Merit Commended students.

Congratulations to Assumption’s 2017 McAuley Scholars, Scholars Thesis Candidates, for presenting at Scholar Fest!

2017 Assumption Faculty and Staff Retreat!

The 37th annual Rocket Spectacular Benefit Dinner and Auction - Mardi Gras Masquerade

Assumption’s 222 students in the Class of 2017 were admitted to 109 different colleges and universities.

Assumption has 12 students selected for the 2017 Governor’s Scholars Program, more than any Catholic high school in Louisville

The Assumption Green Sports & Education Complex offers 11 acres of athletic fields centered around an environmentally friendly building with education space for science classes and community groups.

Welcome Assumption's Class of 2021!

Pink wins 2017 Pink and White Game! Four schools unite toward one cause – beating breast cancer!

Congratulations to senior Lauryn Grady who earned a perfect 36 on her ACT! Only 0.136% of the 2 million students who took the 2017 ACT achieved this amazing accomplishment!

Assumption has a 10 to 1 student to teacher ratio with an average class size of 19.

Congratulations to the 2017 Models of Mercy: staff member, Judy Fieldhouse; faculty member, Diane Darst; senior, Gloria Fan; junior, Emma Bartley; and sophomore, Phoebe Bunting.

The Rose Theatre Company performed the musical “Anything Goes” to sold out crowds.

Assumption offers over 70 clubs and organizations!

News & Announcements

Rick Stewart Named Swim and Dive Coach of the Year

Assumption High School’s Coach Rick Stewart was named the Kentucky High School Athletic Association’s 2018 Swim and Dive Coach of the Year for Region 5. Coach Stewart has received this honor two of the three years he has been the head swim and dive coach for the Rockets.

Assumption English Teacher Published in State and International Media

Katie Caswell Hughbanks, English and Creative Writing teacher, recently had five pieces of writing published locally and internationally. Her poem “Unexpected Visitor” was published in the February issue of Kentucky Monthly, which is available in print and online. Two poems (“The Honey Locust” and “Birds of London”) were printed in Flight Writing, an online literary journal in Ireland. In addition, two short stories (“Secrets” and “Flight”) were published online by another Irish literary journal, Dodging the Rain.

Seven Seniors Sign to Play at College Level

On what's known as National College Signing Day, Wednesday, February 7, seven Assumption student athletes took part in a ceremonial signing to play at the college level. Kennedy Cline will play soccer for Centre College. Katie Howard will play soccer for Gardner Webb University. Grace Bringard will play basketball for Transylvania University. Kaitlyn Revell will be on Anderson University's soccer team. Maranda Thomas will play softball for Indiana University Southeast. Olivia Marino will play soccer for Johns Hopkins University. And Morgan Fowler will play soccer for Transylvania​ University.

Dance Team Finishes Top 12 in the Nation

After winning the Kentucky High School Athletic Association’s state championship for small jazz, the Assumption dance team caps off their 2017-18 season by receiving twelfth place at the 2018 National Dance Team Championship February 4 at the Walt Disney World Resort® in Orlando, Florida.

Senior Natalie Claypool Earns Prestigious Scholarship

Of the 350 students who applied for the Benjamin Templeton Scholarship at Hanover College, Assumption senior Natalie Claypool was one of 14 selected. This exemplary scholarship covers $150,000 of tuition and housing over four-years at the renowned liberal arts college in southern Indiana.

Assumption Earns Top Spots in Governor's Cup

On Saturday, January 27, Assumption competed at the district Governor's Cup held at Atherton High School. This premier academic event involves written assessments in math, science, language arts and composition, arts and humanities, and social studies as well as Quick Recall tournaments. We are excited to announce that Assumption placed third in the overall event.

New Immunization Requirements for Students

Effective July 1, 2018, all current students must provide a new Commonwealth of Kentucky Certificate of Immunization Status showing proof of two Hepatitis A vaccines** and students 16 years and older must show proof of receiving two Meningococcal ACWY vaccines to attend school. Please contact your physician or clinic as soon as possible to ensure your daughter is up to date and request a new copy of her immunization certificate for our files. **The Hepatitis A vaccine is a two-step vaccine requiring six months between doses if your daughter has not received the required vaccine.

Emma Bartley Receives National Catholic Award

Assumption junior Emma Bartley has been selected to receive the 2018 Youth Virtues, Valor, and Vision Award from the National Catholic Education Association (NCEA). This award is given to Catholic school students who embody selfless service, determination, innovation, and ideals that are changing the world. Emma was chosen from more than 1.9 million Catholic school students across the country.

Jody Schaefer Named Head Coach for Nationally Ranked Field Hockey Team

Former assistant field hockey coach Jody Schaefer has been selected to be the head coach for the nationally ranked Assumption field hockey team. Schaefer has been involved with Assumption’s field hockey program for nearly three decades during which the Rockets have earned 568 wins, 24 regional titles, and 10 state championships. In 2017, Assumption's field hockey team consistently ranked in the top 25 of high school teams in the nation. She will fill the position once held by Debbie Judd who retired after 29 years as head coach in November 2017.

Lee Ann Gordon Chosen for U.S. National Field Hockey Team

For the first time in the storied history of Rocket field hockey, Assumption sophomore Lee Ann Gordon has earned a spot on the under-17 roster of the 2018 U.S. Women’s National Field Hockey Team. One of 24 students in the country to be chosen for the under-17 team, Lee Ann is the only high school field hockey player from Kentucky to be selected.

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BLOOM Theater AHS School Performances
Date: 2/26/2018
Date: 2/26/2018 3/1/2018, 11:59 PM
Senior Retreat
Date: 2/26/2018 3/1/2018, 11:59 PM
BLOOM Theater Tour
Date: 2/27/2018 2/28/2018, 11:59 PM
Senior Retreat Parent Prayer Night
Date: 2/27/2018, 6:30 PM 7:30 PM

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