Ascension Parish School

Tel: (410)242-2020
Grades: K-9 | 152 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 152 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 35%
Students by Grade Ascension Parish School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 12 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1
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)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Halethorpe
    Grades: K-8 | 130 students
    0.2 miles
    1810 Fairview Ave
    Halethorpe, MD 21227
  • Baltimore
    Good Shepherd School
    Special Education School
    Grades: 8-12 | 93 students
    0.2 miles
    4100 Maple Ave
    Baltimore, MD 21227
  • Baltimore
    Grades: KG-3 | 9 students
    1.2 miles
    1620 S Rolling Rd
    Baltimore, MD 21227
  • Halethorpe
    Ucp Delrey School
    Special Education School
    Grades: 1-12 | 71 students
    1.2 miles
    3610 Commerce Dr Ste 804
    Halethorpe, MD 21227
  • Baltimore
    Grades: PK-K | 55 students
    1.4 miles
    701 Gun Rd
    Baltimore, MD 21227

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?

 I give permission to post this review online for other visitors to read.
Area Statistics
Rental Market Monitor
Recent Articles
Is Your Skill-set Still on Release 1.0?
September 20, 2015
It is easy to fall into the trap of not keeping your skill-set current. There's no time and no need anyway. We look at why you need to keep things current and offer some suggestions as to how to proceed.
5 Reasons You Might Be Looking At The Wrong Schools
September 07, 2015
Choosing the right school for your child is a major project. We look a five reasons why you might be looking at the wrong schools.
Could This Happen To My Child?
August 30, 2015
Scandals in private school are bound to raise questions for those of us thinking about sending our children to private school. Regardless of how sensational these scandals may appear, they are actually few and far between.
Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in Baltimore County, MD is $8,088 for elementary schools and $16,056 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Baltimore County, MD is 79% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).
Related School Videos

View more school videos