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 Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 6 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
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
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)

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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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Tucson
    St Marks Early Childhood Center
    Daycare / Preschool (Methodist)
    Grades: PK-KG | 118 students
    0.1 miles
    1431 W Magee Rd
    Tucson, AZ 85704
  • Tucson
    Grades: PK-1 | 57 students
    0.9 miles
    7570 N Paseo Del Norte
    Tucson, AZ 85704
  • Tucson
    St. Andrew's Preschool & Kindergarten
    Daycare / Preschool (Presbyterian)
    Grades: K | 294 students
    1 miles
    7650 N Paseo Del Norte
    Tucson, AZ 85704
  • Tucson
    Desert Skies
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: PK-K | 20 students
    1.2 miles
    7730 North Oracle Road
    Tucson, AZ 85704
  • Tucson
    The Learning Lab
    Alternative School
    Grades: 5-12 | 10 students
    1.3 miles
    7400 N Oracle Rd Ste 145
    Tucson, AZ 85704

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