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Eco Club Tackles Green Challenges all Month Long

October 16, 2018

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By Zanier Griego Since the beginning of the month, the EcoASK environmental club has been participating in the National Project Green Challenge. This is a national project where eco-friendly student-led clubs participate in daily environmental challenges. EcoAsk will be sent an email once a day from the Green Challenge and they have 24 hours to […]

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Japanese Exchange Student: ASK Not What He Expected, But He Enjoys it

October 1, 2018

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By Konosuke Nakata Since I was a child, I have been studying English, and my cousin studied abroad in Australia for a month. After she came back to Japan, she spoke English fluently. I thought that she was so cool, and I wanted to speak English like her. This is one reason I chose to […]

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A Year in Austria Broadens Scholar’s View

September 24, 2018

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ASK Academy scholar Nathan Maass spent all of last year studying abroad in Austria. He is back at the Academy this year as a senior. The Catalyst’s Skylar Morales spoke with him about his experience as a foreign exchange student. The Catalyst:  Why did you choose Austria to study in? Nathan Maass: “(The German) language […]

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Manger of the Month: ‘I Love the Lightbulb Moment’

May 17, 2018

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Project Manager Valerie Zink loves to study the mind of scholars and making their brains burst with her vast knowledge of literature. Zink has been teaching the middle school scholars at The ASK Academy for three years. She teaches three different classes: English, math, and social studies. This year, Zink teaches English to 6th grade […]

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Tribute to Bailey Bee–ASK’s Emotional Support

May 4, 2018

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Bailey Bee Smith was born in October of 2007 and came to live with us Christmas day when Santa left her on our porch.  She was a sweet and gentle dog who was full of love for everyone. Here are a few of her favorite things: Carrying around socks Destroying new toys until the squeaker […]

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Fortnite PVE and Battle Pass Worth the Extra Cost

April 17, 2018

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With a Month Left of School, Seniors Reflect on Their Career

April 17, 2018

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With a month left before the seniors leave the Academy, The Catalyst interviewed them to see how they are feeling. Check out the video below. Directed by Ed Holling, edited by Jeffrey Dominguez  

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Photobooth Images of ASK Prom

April 16, 2018

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Silent Thriller is a Horror Classic

April 13, 2018

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  By Faustina Crum The latest thriller to hit theaters has made anything but a quiet buzz among moviegoers. The film, A Quiet Place, was directed by and stars John Krasinski, his wife Emily Blunt, Millicent Simmonds, and Noah Jupe. The film revolves around a family trying to live quietly among monsters that kill anything […]

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Manager of the Month: ‘There’s Beauty in the Periodic Table’

April 13, 2018

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  By Bobbi Jo Pennington  Barbara McCann is ASK Academy’s newest manager, joining the staff in January. She is teaching the High school Chemistry and Microbiology classes. In her first semester she was voted Manager of the Month, which is a difficult feat. Did you expect to be manager of the month and how did you […]

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