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Served by:
Rev. John J. Higgins,
Rev. Vernon P. Wickrematunge,
    Parochial Vicar

Rev. Vincent Druding,
    Parochial Vicar
Rev. Msgr. Francis J. Ansbro,     Pastor Emeritus

Mass Schedule:
Saturday Masses:
5:00 p.m. (Saturday Evening)
7:00 p.m (Mass in Spanish)
Sunday Masses
8:00, 10:00 a.m. and 12 Noon
7:00 p.m. (Mass is Spanish)

131 Union Ave.
Peekskill, NY 10566-3445
Tel: 914-737-2071
Fax: 914-737-1633

920 First Street
Peekskill, NY 10566-3445

Tel: 914-737-0680
Fax: 914-737-1322
Pre K thru 8th grade
Mr. James Lyons, Principal

Religious Education (C.C.D.)
Catherine Bischoff, CRE
Tel: 914-737-2231
Fax: 914-737-1277
Office Hours:
Grades 1 thru 5
Grades 6 thru 8

Spanish Apostolate:
Hispanic Ministry:
Carlos Campoverde
Tel: 914-737-2071

Holy Day Masses:
5:30 p.m. (Eve of Holy Day)
6:45a.m., 10:00 a.m. & 7:30 p.m.

Weekday Masses:
7:00a.m. & 9:00 a.m. (Mon – Fri)
9:00 a.m. (Saturday)

Sacrament of Penance:
Saturdays and Eves of Holy Days, The Thursday before First Fridays: 4:00p.m. – 5:15 p.m.
Any time at the Rectory upon request.

Sacrament of Baptism:
Sundays–1:15p.m. by appointment.
Instructional class for Parents and Godparents on the second or fourth Friday of the month at 7:20 p.m. in the Rectory by appointment only.

Sacrament of Matrimony:
Engaged couples should contact the Rectory at least six months in advance in order to arrange for their participation in the marriage preparation program

Miraculous Medal Novena – Monday following Mass
Sacred Heart
First Saturday– 8:15 a.m.



Assumption School


    2011-2012 Tuition K-8th Grade:                                 

Active Parishioners Tuition Cost
1 Child $3300
2 Children $4940
3 or more Children $6050

Non-Active and   Non-Parishioners Tuition Cost
1 Child $5100
2 Children $7300


     2011-2012 Tuition Pre-K4:

3 Day Program $385/month
5 Day Program $495/month




The entire Assumption Church and School family extends a hearty welcome to Assumption School Class of 1970! Welcome home! It's so nice to have you back where you belong! You remain in our prayers as we strive to bring excellence in Catholic education to the next generation of students.


Assumption School is a Parish School with a dedicated and professional administration and faculty who provide our students with resources from which they can grow. The administration and faculty are committed to working as a team to teach the students to know, love, and serve God.


The Assumption School Community of Faith values prayer, social justice, and peace in the world. We foster Gospel values in all academic activities and provide a structure and environment that nurtures each student to the fullest development of their God-given talents.


We technologically enhance our classrooms with a view to Catholic education for the 21st Century. Teaching to lead and to serve through challenging each student and expecting every child to perform to his or her fullest potential are hallmarks of Assumption School.


While at Assumption School, which has as its motto, "Love of God and Country," student will increase their learning skills to prepare them for leadership roles in the church and the country.


The Administration and faculty will inspire, motivate, promote, and guide, by their lives, all those whom they teach. With hard work, students will receive a quality education and have a happy school life.

  • Grades K-8 and Pre-K Program
  • NY State Curriculum
  • NY Archidiocese Essential Learning
  • Strong Emphasis on Basic Skills
  • CLIP Program
  • Hands-on Learning
  • Christmas Family Mass and Nativity
  • Educational Field Trips
  • Utilization of Community Resources - D.A.R.E. Program, Paramount Center
  • Departmental, Grades 4-5 and 6-8
  • Foreign Language Program
  • Art, Music, Physical Education



Click link for our School hardship policies and forms:
Assumption Policies and Forms


920 First Street, Peekskill, NY 10566

Church of the Assumption
131 Union Avenue
Peekskill, NY 10566
(P) 914-737-2071
(F) 914-737-1633

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