Ascension Lutheran School

7415 Buchanan Street,
Hyattsville, MD, 20784-0207
Tel: (301)577-0500
Grades: K - 8 | 117 students
Welcome to Ascension Lutheran School, Home of the Eagles! We are located in Landover Hills, Maryland, just off of Annapolis Road (MD 450), about 1.25 miles inside Exit # 20, off the Capital Beltway.
Founded in 1952 as a ministry of Ascension Lutheran Church, we offer kindergarten through Grade 8.
Our school is accredited by the Middle States Commission of Elementary Schools and National Lutheran Schools Accreditation.
At Ascension we strongly affirm that The Christian Teacher Makes the Difference in the quality of the educational program.
With a student body of less than two hundred, we are small enough to address the needs of the individual child in a caring, Christ-centered environment

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Lutheran Schools Accreditation
Religious Affiliation Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 8
Learning Programs Supported Individualized Education Plans
Year Founded 1952

Student Body

Total Students 117 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 90%
State avg.: 31%
Students by Grade Ascension Lutheran School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 11 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 20%
Average Class Size 20 students
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Advanced Courses Algebra I, Spanish I, 
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $7,850
Tuition Notes Financial assistance is available. Discounts offered for multiple students in the same family.
Admissions Director Aaron L. Belcher

Sports

Total Sports Offered 4 sports
Sports Basketball, Cheering, Soccer, Track and FieldBasketballCheering,
SoccerTrack and Field,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 3 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Chess Club, Liturgical Dance, T-Ball Chess Club, T-Ball, Liturgical Dance,

School Notes:

    Profile last updated: 01/28/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is New Hope Academy (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Mary's School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is New Hope Academy (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Hyattsville St. Mary's School
    (Roman Catholic)
    7207 Annapolis Road
    Hyattsville , MD , 20784
    (301)577-0031
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.2  mi  |  232  students  |  Gr.  NS-8
  • Hyattsville
    New Hope Academy
    7009 Varnum Street
    Hyattsville , MD , 20784
    (301)459-7311
    0.4  mi  |  263  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Lanham IRS New Carrollton CDC
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    5000 Ellin Rd A1-700
    Lanham , MD , 20706
    (202)283-5120
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    0.9  mi  |   students  |  Gr.  NS-PK
  • Hyattsville Kingdom Christian Academy
    (Christian)
    6312 Old Landover Rd
    Hyattsville , MD , 20785
    (301)341-9898
    (Christian)
    1.4  mi  |  14  students  |  Gr.  K-8
  • Bladensburg Elizabeth Seton High School
    All-girls  (Roman Catholic)
    5715 Emerson Street
    Bladensburg , MD , 20710
    (301)864-4532
    All-girls  (Roman Catholic)
    1.4  mi  |  570  students  |  Gr.  9-12

School Reviews

  • Recommended May 02, 2013 - Ascension Lutheran School provides a wonderful, friendly, and loving environment for children to grow and learn and for families to interact in a Christian environment. I have worked at Ascension for almost 3 years, and in my 15+ years of working with children, youth, and teens, I have never seen a Church and School that is more committed to providing a quality Christian education to all who apply. If you are looking for a school that is willing to go the extra mile to ensure the success of its student''s, then look no further than Ascension! - Posted by Administrator

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