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Ascham Holiday Academy

The Ascham Holiday Academy returns on Monday 27 June with our Winter program. The Winter AHA dates are 27 June - 15 July. Bookings will open for Ascham families from 7 June and external students from 14 July 2022.
To download the brochure, please copy and paste the following link into your browser: https://www.ascham.nsw.edu.au/wp-content/uploads/2022/06/AHA-Winter-Program-2022.pdf
We look forward to welcoming you to the Ascham Holiday Academy.

Current Events

Past Events

  • Between Wednesday 29 June 2022 and Friday 1 July 2022
    Join Australian entertainer Rachael Beck and her Circus Friends for 3 days of circus skills, acting and singing workshops. Participants will learn how to juggle, tightrope and have fun while learning scripts alongside singing songs from The Greatest Showman film. This camp is sure to delight for all.
    Ascham School (Fiona)
  • Friday 1 July 2022
    An opportunity to work with the Ascham Tennis coaches focusing on fitness, skill development and game play. Groups will be split into age-appropriate small groups. Current & future players welcome. Note Tennis Clinics finish at 1pm.
    Ascham School (Fiona)
  • Monday 4 July 2022
    We are combining traditional and modern art styles as we explore the wonderful world of animation! We will learn how to create our very own animated artwork; transforming simple doodles, shapes and lines into moving masterpieces using innovative iPad technologies. Be ready to sharpen your artistic skills when you join us on a unique journey through your imagination and be totally mesmerised when your very own artwork comes to life before your eyes!
    Ascham School (Fiona)
  • Monday 4 July 2022
    Learn about the various stages involved in making a film, from the first little idea, to the fully formed big-screen masterpiece! This interactive, hands-on program will take you through WHY and HOW we make films and teach the essentials to begin a filmmaking journey. By the end of the class, you will have filmed and edited your own micro-film, jam-packed with newly learnt filmmaking techniques.
    Ascham School (Fiona)
  • Tuesday 5 July 2022
    Revisit old-fashion favourites from grandma’s generation with Anneka Manning and the BakeClub team. Scones and powder puffs, apple pie and cinnamon tea cake - spend a day discovering that the simpler things in life are often the best.
    Ascham School (Fiona)
  • Tuesday 5 July 2022
    Multi Sports consists of three sessions, each focusing on a different sport, working with specialist coaches. Sports vary each day. Specific attire required will be advised closer to the program date.
    Ascham School (Fiona)
  • Wednesday 6 July 2022
    An opportunity to work with the Ascham Tennis coaches focusing on fitness, skill development and game play. Groups will be split into age-appropriate small groups. Current & future players welcome. Note Tennis Clinics finish at 1pm.
    Ascham School (Fiona)
  • Wednesday 6 July 2022
    Revisit old-fashion favourites from grandma’s generation with Anneka Manning and the BakeClub team. Scones and powder puffs, apple pie and cinnamon tea cake - spend a day discovering that the simpler things in life are often the best.
    Ascham School (Fiona)
  • Wednesday 6 July 2022
    Multi Sports consists of three sessions, each focusing on a different sport, working with specialist coaches. Sports vary each day. Specific attire required will be advised closer to the program date.
    Ascham School (Fiona)
  • Thursday 7 July 2022
    An opportunity to work with the Ascham Tennis coaches focusing on fitness, skill development and game play. Groups will be split into age-appropriate small groups. Current & future players welcome. Note Tennis Clinics finish at 1pm.
    Ascham School (Fiona)
  • Thursday 7 July 2022
    Join Anneka Manning and the BakeClub team in this hands-on workshop to mix, knead, and bake your way through the day. From dinner rolls to grissini sticks to cinnamon scrolls we will make a range of scrumptious bread-based recipes to enjoy and take home. Learn how yeast works through fun experiments and discover the history and relevance of different traditional breads from various cultures. **Note: Lunch is included with this workshop but please still bring morning tea
    Ascham School (Fiona)
  • Thursday 7 July 2022
    Positions are vacant for interested and potential members of the Ascham A-STEAM! Over the day we will be deep-diving into building challenges utilising the medium of food science.
    Ascham School (Fiona)
  • Friday 8 July 2022
    Join Anneka Manning and the BakeClub team in this hands-on workshop to mix, knead, and bake your way through the day. From dinner rolls to grissini sticks to cinnamon scrolls we will make a range of scrumptious bread-based recipes to enjoy and take home. Learn how yeast works through fun experiments and discover the history and relevance of different traditional breads from various cultures. **Note: Lunch is included with this workshop but please still bring morning tea
    Ascham School (Fiona)
  • Friday 8 July 2022
    Positions are vacant for interested and potential members of the Ascham A-STEAM! Over the day we will be deep-diving into building challenges utilising the medium of food science.
    Ascham School (Fiona)
  • Monday 11 July 2022
    Discover your inner superhero, craft a costume and learn some superhero moves to show off to your friends! This day will be full of brainstorming and creativity, arts and crafts and physical prowess. Action Education will be along with their team of superheroes to show you all how being super is done.
    Ascham School (Fiona)
  • Tuesday 12 July 2022
    An opportunity to work with the Ascham Tennis coaches focusing on fitness, skill development and game play. Groups will be split into age-appropriate small groups. Current & future players welcome. Note Tennis Clinics finish at 1pm.
    Ascham School (Fiona)
  • Tuesday 12 July 2022
    Story Squad inspires kids to become storytellers, and to build their confidence by expressing ideas from their imagination to connect, affect change, and put positive ideas into the world. Offering interactive and immersive creative writing and storytelling workshops they teach the power of using ideas and creative thinking in order to develop growth and key skills for a successful future.
    Ascham School (Fiona)
  • Wednesday 13 July 2022
    Art is on the cards today in the Holiday Academy Winter Wonderland. Painting, cutting, gluing and sticking provide a recipe to learn new skills and discover pride of accomplishment.
    Ascham School (Fiona)
  • Thursday 14 July 2022
    Imagination, creation and construction is at heart today - bring your ideas to life with a plethora of materials to play with. Bricks 4 Kids also will be back to deliver an extraordinary atmosphere for students to build unique creations and have loads of fun using LEGO® Bricks.
    Ascham School (Fiona)
  • Friday 15 July 2022
    An opportunity to work with the Ascham Tennis coaches focusing on fitness, skill development and game play. Groups will be split into age-appropriate small groups. Current & future players welcome. Note Tennis Clinics finish at 1pm.
    Ascham School (Fiona)
  • Friday 15 July 2022
    Dreaming of solving a mystery... or maybe even catching your parent in the act of stealing the last snack? Join us and learn some easy investigation techniques including dusting for fingerprints, analysing dental impressions, decoding messages and more!
    Ascham School (Fiona)