Catholic School Curriculum

Assumption School Curriculum

Assumption School follows Denver Archdiocesan curriculum in all areas. The philosophy is that Catholic Schools exist to cultivate in students a love for Jesus Christ, fidelity to His Church, and commitment to the dignity of the human person.

Catholic Education

RELIGION

• K-2 Sadlier
• 3-8 Ignatius Press
• School Liturgies Friday at 8:00
• First Reconciliation and First Eucharist in Grade 2
• Highlighting of Liturgical Year
• Rosary, Stations, Devotions according to Liturgical Calendar
• Daily Prayer
• Service to others

READING/LITERATURE/LANGUAGE ARTS

• K-5 SRA Open Court Reading
• K-3 SRA Open Court Lang. Arts
• 4-5 Loyola Exercises in English
• 6-8 Prentice Hall Writing & Grammar
• 6-8 Prentice Hall Literature
• 6-8 Sadlier-Oxford
• 2 Zaner-Bloser Handwriting
• 3-5 A Reason for Handwriting

MATH

• K-5 Sadlier
• 6-8 College Preparatory Mathematics

SCIENCE

• K-2 Scott Foresman Science
• 3-5 MacMillan – McGraw Hill
• 6-8 Glencoe – McGraw Hill

SOCIAL STUDIES

• K-4 Houghton Mifflin Social Studies
• 5-8 Pearson Prentice Hall

COMPUTER EDUCATION [1-8]

• Full Scale PC Lab
• Archdiocesan Technology Plan
• Portable PC Labs

PHYSICAL EDUCATION [K-8]

• Archdiocesan Physical Ed Curriculum

ART [K-8]

• Archdiocesan Visual Arts Curriculum Guideline

HEALTH EDUCATION [K-8]

• Archdiocesan Health Curriculum

MUSIC [K-8]

• Archdiocesan Music Curriculum
• Music Express Magazine
• Music Alive Magazine
• Spirit and Song Music

SPANISH [K-8]

• Archdiocesan World Languages Curriculum Guidelines
• Spanish Wright-Viva
• K-5 McGraw-Hill – ¡Viva el Español!
• 6-8 Prentice Hall – Realidades