Ascension Lutheran School

1220 W Magee Road
Tucson, AZ 85704-0857
     Tel: (520)742-6229
        
   
Grades: PK - 5 | 96 students
Ascension Lutheran School is focused on "growing children God's way." Ascension has several preschool and pre-kindergarten program options; elementary School programs Kindergarten - grade 5; and before and after school child care.
The Christian faith is integrated into a rigorous academic program, integrated technology across curriculum, 1-1 laptops for grades 3-5, school chapel is held weekly, elementary school enrichment subjects: physical education, art, music, technology, public speaking and Spanish.
Summer programs are also available.

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 5
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Year Founded 1984

Student Body

Total Students 96 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade Ascension Lutheran School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 6 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 40%
Average Class Size 10 students
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Elementary School logo polo/khaki or dark bottoms)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $4,530
Tuition Notes Various preschool and pre-kindergarten programs with adjusting tuition based on participation. Elementary tuition scholarship available and tax-credit program participation for supplement to tuition requirements.
% on Financial Aid 10%
Admissions Director Laurie Nelson

School Notes:

Ascension is an academically excellent school, steeped in a joyful Christian family environment, led by certified, caring teachers and staff, with the primary focus on happy children. - licensed preschool/pre-k academic cirriculum programs - kindergarten - grade 5 academic programs - technology integration across all levels - 1-1 laptop computers for students grades 3-5 - elementary enrichment curriculum areas: music/art/Spanish/pe/public speaking/tech - high student standardized testing scores - elementary school scholarships available - tax credit opportunities - summer programs - small class sizes (1:10 ratio)

Profile last updated: 08/06/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is The Learning Lab (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St Marks Early Childhood Center (0.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St Marks Early Childhood Center (0.1 miles away)
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  • TucsonSt Marks Early Childhood Center
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    TucsonAZ 85704
    (520)797-2925
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    0.1 mi | 118 students | Gr. PK-KG                      
  • TucsonSt. Odilia Catholic School
      (Roman Catholic)
    7570 N Paseo Del Norte
    TucsonAZ 85704
    (520)297-1123
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    0.9 mi | 57 students | Gr. PK-1                      
  • TucsonSt. Andrew's Preschool & Kindergarten
    Daycare / Preschool  (Presbyterian)
    7650 N Paseo Del Norte
    TucsonAZ 85704
    (520)742-2969
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    1 mi | 294 students | Gr. K                      
  • TucsonDesert Skies
    Daycare / Preschool  (Non-sectarian)
    7730 North Oracle Road
    TucsonAZ 85704
    (520)297-6121
    Daycare / Preschool  (Non-sectarian)
    1.2 mi | 20 students | Gr. PK-K                      
  • TucsonThe Learning Lab
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    7400 N Oracle Rd Ste 145
    TucsonAZ 85704
    (520)797-1875
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    1.3 mi | 10 students | Gr. 5-12                      

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