Ascension Parish School

4601 Maple Ave,
Halethorpe, MD, 21227-0212
     Tel: (410)242-2020
Grades: K - 9 | 141 students
Established in 1929, Ascension is a Pre-Kindergarten through Eighth Grade school that is rich in heritage with dedicated staff, alumni and parents.
Ascension School is a Catholic parish school located in Halethorpe, Maryland under the auspices of the Archdiocese of Baltimore.
Ascension School's mission is to educate the whole child, and realize that each student is gifted spiritually, academically, socially and physically.
This allows each child to develop both as a witness to the Catholic faith and as an individual, infused with self-esteem, responsibility, dignity and commitment to the greater good.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 9

Student Body

Total Students 141 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 9%
State avg.: 35%
Students by Grade Ascension Parish School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 12 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Good Shepherd School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lamb Of God School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Mount Providence Child Development Center (1.4 miles away)
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  • HalethorpeLamb Of God School
      (Christian)
    1810 Fairview Ave
    HalethorpeMD21227
    (410)242-4100
      (Christian)
    0.2 mi | 146 students | Gr. K-8                      
  • BaltimoreGood Shepherd School
    Special Education School
    4100 Maple Ave
    BaltimoreMD21227
    (410)247-2770
    Special Education School
    0.2 mi | 75 students | Gr. 8-12                      
  • BaltimoreRelay Children''s Center
    1620 S Rolling Rd
    BaltimoreMD21227
    (410)247-2811
    1.2 mi | 9 students | Gr. KG-3                      
  • HalethorpeUcp Delrey School
    Special Education School
    3610 Commerce Dr Ste 804
    HalethorpeMD21227
    (410)314-5000
    Special Education School
    1.2 mi | 33 students | Gr. 1-12                      
  • BaltimoreMount Providence Child Development Center
    Daycare / Preschool
    701 Gun Rd
    BaltimoreMD21227
    (410)247-0449
    Daycare / Preschool
    1.4 mi | 5 students | Gr. PK-KG                      

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