Mark your calendar now, and be sure to join Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Parish in O’Fallon after 10 a.m., Mass, Sunday, Aug. 14, for the second annual Assumption School Open House and Parish Feast Day celebration!

The day’s activities are from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., and feature a complimentary bounce house and Bubble Bus fun for all ages! Picnic-style seating will be available on the school parking lot, and Bandana’s BBQ and Udderly MOOlicious will be available for purchase throughout the event. All are welcome to grab a bite to eat, and then stay and tour Assumption School, located at 203 West Third Street in O’Fallon, during this exciting back-to-school event.

As a welcome back treat, Assumption School will provide a free MOOlicious Jr. Scoop Ice Cream to all Assumption students in pre-K through eighth grades. Students can pick up a complimentary ticket from their teachers after visiting their new classrooms to drop off school supplies before the 2022-23 school year, which starts on Monday, Aug. 15.

A warm welcome and many blessings to all our students, school staff, and administration, especially to the new employees joining our loving Assumption School family. These new faces include, Marissa Weiss, First-Grade Teacher Aide; Mary Kay Brandt, Math/Reading Specialist; Theresa Droegkamp, Seventh/Eighth-Grade English Language Arts Teacher; Yvonne Dierkes, Early Childhood Learning Consultant; Michelle Hanson, Music Teacher; Chermeka Harvey, Fourth-Grade Teacher; Katie Gates, Early Childhood Pre-K Teacher; Bailey Hughes, Assistant Teacher Aide; Sherry DeMartini, Elementary Instructional Aide; Sharon Kerns, Early Childhood Pre-K Teacher Aide; Jackie McMahon, 6th/7th Grade English Language Arts Teacher; Pam Penning, Administrative Assistant to Faith Formation; and Lynn Crews, PSR Administrative Assistant to Faith Formation. We are so excited that you are here!

Assumption Catholic School has been educating children for more than 150 years and consists of more than 400 students in pre-K through eighth grades. In addition to providing children with a faith-based education where learning challenges and inspires students, the school offers a rigorous academic program and grading scale, and a state-of-the-art campus with features that include a STREAM lab, STEM Robotics Teams, 1-1 technology, Certified Nature Explorer Classroom, after school enrichment courses, summer camps, before and after school care, and weekly Mass and prayer services. Visit our website at for all the details.

For more information about this exciting celebration, call Assumption School at 636-240-4474 between the hours of 9 a.m. and 1 p.m., or call the Assumption Parish Office at 636-240-3721.