About Assumption

Our Basis:  The teachings of Jesus Christ and the Roman Catholic Church.
Our Students:  Assumption has 112 students in grades Kindergarten to 8th grade.
Our Learning Environment:  We believe that our school is an extension of the home where the students feel safe, loved, and nurtured.  We believe that each child is unique and deserving of instruction tailored to his or her individual learning style.  We hope to install a love of learning in all of our students.
Our Proven Results:  We provide academic excellence as is evidenced in our high Terra Nova scores, which are well above the national average.  We follow the curriculum and guidelines of both the Diocese of Pittsburgh and the State of Pennsylvania.  Our graduates have earned the Carson, Youthtown and St. Francis scholarships.  Many of our graduates have gone on to become the valedictorian of their high school class.
Our Faculty:  We have 9 full time and 5 part time teachers.  Title 1 provides us with 2 math and reading specialists.  The Allegheny Intermediate Unit provides our school with a speech therapist and a school counselor.  All teachers are fully certified in their areas of instruction through the state and the diocese.  They are committed to our students and to their academic success.
Our Families:  Our families form a faith community committed to building a caring, loving and supportive environment.  we have an active Assumption Parent Teacher Guild and we provide countless volunteer opportunities for our parents and friends.