Google Classroom Seminar’s


Google Classroom Seminar will continue at Ascension Catholic School in the computer lab every first Saturday, starting February 4, 2017.

Google Classroom is completely free to all parents and parishioners. Come join Mr. Stark, M.S.Ed., Miss. J. Rueda, M.A.Ed., and Miss. D. Rueda, M.A.Ed., from 10 am-12 noon for a morning filled with Google based, Common Core driven Reading, Math, and Computer resources that every parent can easily implement to help your child be more successful in all their educational endeavours.

Need to know what was discussed in the last Seminar?  Contact Mr. Stark after school from 3:00-3:45.

Upcoming topics for the New Year:

  • Google Search Techniques – Get more out of Google Search!
  • More Reading / ELA strategies
  • Math Strategies
  • Google Classroom Revised
  • Digital Tools and more

Invest in your child this Christmas – Give them a Chromebook they can bring to school which is dedicated to Google Classroom – Click Here


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PEEK DAY 2016!

Important School Related Dated!

PEEK DAY! 8:00-11:00am – Come take a look at your child’s next classroom and meet the teacher! Bring all the school supplies so you do not have to mess with it on the first day of school! Remember, Parent -Teacher relations are important for your child’s success in school.

Please bring all materials given to you by your child’s last years teacher three days BEFORE summer break.  Please do not forget to read… then complete the reading log, and workbooks.  This is all about giving our children the best advantage possible!

FIRST DAY OF 2016-17 SCHOOL YEAR! 7:45-12:00noon – Half Day – Early dismissal.  (Remember to bring your Tech Team Certificates to be signed by Mrs. De La Rosa and Mr. Stark)



Mr. Stark


Celebrating The Divine Mercy

What is the Divine Mercy?

 The message and devotion to Jesus as The Divine Mercy
is based on the writings of Saint Faustina Kowalska, an
uneducated Polish nun who, in obedience to her spiritual director wrote a diary of about 600 pages recording the
revelations she received about God’s mercy. Even before
her death in 1938, the devotion to The Divine Mercy had
begun to spread.


Divine Mercy Devotional

The message of mercy is that God loves us — all of us —
no matter how great our sins. He wants us to recognize that
His mercy is greater than our sins, so that we will call upon
Him with trust, receive His mercy, and let it flow through us to
others. Thus, all will come to share His joy. It is a message
we can call to mind simply by remembering ABC.

A — Ask for His Mercy. God wants us to approach
Him in prayer constantly, repenting of our sins and
asking Him to pour His mercy out upon us and upon
the whole world.

B — Be merciful. God wants us to receive His mercy
and let it flow through us to others. He wants us to
extend love and forgiveness to others just as He does
to us.

C — Completely trust in Jesus. God wants us to know
that the graces of His mercy are dependent upon our
trust. The more we trust in Jesus, the more we will

Divine Mercy Diary

(The Above information came from – The Divine Mercy Devotional  click the link for more resources.) 



Ascension Catholic School will be closed Tuesday, December 15, 2015 due to circumstances affecting Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD).  School will resume on Wednesday, December 16, 2015. We will keep all parents notified of any changes via phone and the School’s Website. Thank you for your patience and cooperation.

God Bless,

Mrs. De La Rosa

Ascension Principal



Google Classroom – Upper Grades Thanksgiving Reports!

Google Classroom reports where due this past Friday. This week I will be grading them before the Thanksgiving break.  So on Thursday be sure to login and see the top three reports!  Remember it could be anyone from Grades 5-8! 

Also remember school is out on Wednesday at Noon! Have a wonderful Thanksgiving Holiday and see everyone back here at Ascension on Monday, November 30, 2015.




Renaissance Learning – STAR TESTING CYCLE 2

All students will be taking the STAR TEST in each grade level from Kinder – 8th this next week starting Monday, October 26, 2015 – Friday, October 30, 2015.


Please have your students at school and ready for the STAR TEST. Please view the following suggestions that can help you have your children ready;

 1.       Start with a heavy and healthy breakfast.

2.       Stick to frequent, small meals.

3.       Include proteins in their diet.

4.       Keep them hydrated.

5.       Avoid too much caffeine.

6.      Avoid too much sugar and processed foods.

7.       Make sure they get their stress-buster foods.

8.       Give them foods to increase efficiency of the brain.

9.       Don’t miss out on memory enhancer foods.

10.   Avoid eating outside food during exams.

Please visit the following website for more details on the types of foods mentioned above: Click Here

Please visit both Miss. Rueda 2nd Grade Link: & Miss. Rueda 3rd Grade Link to see what they are suggesting for your kids.