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Have a great spring break! Thank you to all the AHS alumnae who gave to support #RivalsUnite4Girls 2018! Check out Summer Camps under ACADEMICS!

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.

Congratulations to Rocket volleyball for being crowned the 2017 KHSAA 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.


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

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

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

Assumption offers over 70 clubs and organizations!

Thank you to all the Assumption alums who gave during the #RivalsUnite4Girls 2018 challenge!

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!

Welcome Assumption's Class of 2021!

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

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

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

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

2017 Assumption Faculty and Staff Retreat!

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

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

News & Announcements

AHS Dance Team Coaches Take On New Roles

Assumption High School is excited to announce new roles for the coaches of the nationally ranked AHS dance team. Ashley Williams Flaker, who has lead the program to three national titles in her more than 20-year stint as head coach, will be named the AHS Director of Dance Team Operations. Ashley will remain involved in the leadership of the program with Jessica Gardner Curtsinger ’05 who is taking over the head coaching role and day-to-day operations of the team.

Mission Week 2018: Faith Guides

Mahatma Ghandi said, “Be the change you want to see in the world.” Assumption High School’s eleventh annual Mission Week, which runs February 26 through March 1, empowers students to do nothing short of being “the change.” Nearly 1,000 students, faculty, and staff will engage in a variety of educational opportunities, some of which include service work, both at home and abroad; training in advocacy, self-defense, and interpersonal violence prevention; career exploration through job shadow visits with local professionals; college visits to investigate options for higher education; and creative expression spotlighting social issues through Assumption’s BLOOM (Bringing Life Onstage and Offstage through Ministry) Theatre Project.

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.

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Day 3
Date: 4/19/2018
Day 4
Date: 4/20/2018
Senior Strut Day
Date: 4/20/2018
Senior Mother-Daughter Breakfast
Date: 4/21/2018, 9:30 AM 11:30 AM
Location: Crowne Plaza Hotel by the airport
Freshman-Sophomore Movie Night
Date: 4/21/2018, 3 PM 5 PM
Location: GYM

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