Ascension Catholic School

Ascension School has as its mission the teaching of the Christian faith in the Roman Catholic tradition, fostering academic excellence in all areas of study, encouraging discipline based on respect and responsibility, and developing a sense of service and social justice within our multi-cultural community.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Other school association(s)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Summer School OfferedYes
Summer Program Cost$60
Summer Program Cost NotesWe offer a six-week summer Language and Math program.
Summer Program DetailsLink to Summer Program Details

Student Body

Total Students341 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
96%
State avg.: 18%
Students by Grade Ascension Catholic School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio19:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
50%
Average Class Size16 students

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$1,400
Tuition NotesGenerous financial aid is readily available.
% on Financial Aid
99%

Sports

Total Sports Offered3 sports
SportsBasketball, Soccer, VolleyballBasketballSoccer,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.3 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
LEGO Robotics Club

Arts and Music Programs:
Orchestra

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Girls on the Run

School Notes

  • Ascension School has as its mission the teaching of the Christian faith in the Roman Catholic tradition, fostering academic excellence in all areas of study, encouraging discipline based on respect and responsibility, and developing a sense of service and social justice within our multi-cultural community.

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