ACH Jr. High students placed 3rd overall at the Regional Autonomous Robotics Circuit Competition held Saturday. The elementary team placed 1st in their division. The competition is sponsored by the National Integrated Cyber Education Research Center (NICERC). Congratulations to all who participated. Great job!
ACH Chicken Farm Starts
These students at ACH have been awaiting the arrival of their chickens to give life to the chicken yard they have been working on for several months. Today, the chickens arrived at their new home.
ACH Honored by BETA National
Dear Mr. Pellegrin,
Thank you for celebrating your students’ achievements with National Beta! To honor your dedication and commitment to academic excellence, we want to honor Ascension Christian High School as a 2016 – 2017 National Beta School of Merit. Your school is receiving this prestigious honor as your Beta Chapter includes all eligible grade levels on your school’s campus.
In May, you will receive a congratulatory letter and a National Beta School of Merit window decal to proudly display as a symbol of your school’s accomplishment. In addition, a list of National Beta School of Merit recipients will be publicized at the 2017 National Beta Convention.
Thank you for your continued support of National Beta!
Bob Bright, CEO
The National Beta Club
ACH Soccer Wins District Championship
ACH beat Dunham on Saturday 4-1 to win the Soccer District Championship for the first time.
Students taking piano class returned to school after the Thanksgiving Holidays to find all new pianos in their music room. The pianos were funded by a grant from the Charles Lamar Family Foundation. Music teacher Dr. Bo said the pianos are exceptional quality. “I have taught in many places, but I have never seen this quality at a school before. These students are very fortunate.”
Lady Lions Volleyball Honored by Coca-Cola
Ascension Christian High Volleyball team was selected for the 2016 Powerade Power-Up Challenge, sponsored by Coca-Cola. Baton Rouge Coca-Cola representatives were at ACH today to present a check for $2000 to the volleyball team and Head Coach Holly Jennings and Assistant Coach Amy Kleinpeter. The Powerade Power-Up Challenge provided schools in the Baton Rouge Metro Area with the opportunity to promote why their schools needed funding. ACH Volleyball team submitted a video showcasing their challenges to compete without a gym or home court for their entire season. From approximately 150 schools in the Baton Rouge Metro Area ACH was selected. All of ACH students were given a Powerade to celebrate the team’s award.
ACH Volleyball WINS Round 1 of PLayoffs
ACH Volleyball team played in the first round of the play-offs and beat White Castle. ACH won in a tie-breaker game 15-13. The game was played at the Baton Rouge Sportsplex on Tuesday. Next round will be on Thursday 11/3 in Metairie at 5:30 PM.
ACH Football in the CHEVY SPOTLIGHT
Ascension Christian High football team was awarded the Super Chevy Spotlight. An incredible video was produced by the Super Chevy Spotlight Program. Here is a link to the video…Super Chevy Spotlight
Smoothie Day at ACH
All faculty and staff received smoothies from Smoothie King on Friday. It was a way of saying “THANK YOU” for all you do for ACS. So proud of our faculty and staff!!!!H/h5>
JR BETA Team Captures State Title
Ascension Christian Jr. High students won the Tower of Power competition at the annual state BETA Convention held in Lafayette.