Ascension Episcopal School

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Ascension Episcopal School (AES), a coed parish day school, founded in 1972, serves children three months through Pre-K4.
Ascension Episcopal School is a diverse community committed to guiding each child toward academic excellence while promoting Christian values and cultivating their God-given talents.
Our school seeks to train and develop each of its students in the spiritual, intellectual, physical, social and emotional areas of the personality to an optimum level appropriate for the child's age and abilities.
AES provides an atmosphere in which understanding, tolerance, self-esteem and confidence are instilled.
Children at Ascension Episcopal are able to experience, first hand, global diversity and its value in a safe, Christian environment.
AES provides an engaging curriculum in combination with Project-Based learning to bolster strong academic and interpersonal skills.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association of Episcopal Schools (NAES)
National Association for the Education of Young Children
Religious AffiliationEpiscopal
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-Prekindergarten
Year Founded1972
Summer School OfferedYes
Summer Program Cost NotesWe offer KidVenture summer programs

Student Body

Total Students174 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 38%
Students by Grade Ascension Episcopal School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size10 students
Classroom Dress CodeFormal

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$12,314
Tuition NotesTuition is monthly 1248 for K to 5 and 1087 for PreK
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorNancy Clausey
Admissions AssociateNina Polk


Total Sports Offered4 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Football, SoccerBaseballBasketball,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.6 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Cooking, Dance, Kid Fit Athlettics, Tae Kwon Do

Arts and Music Programs:
Choir, Piano Lessons

School Notes

  • At Ascension Episcopal School our is the education of your child.  Small classes, individualized teaching, challenging curriculum, spiritual guidance, and nurturing environment all contribute to the excellent education for your child.  The preparation for elementary school places importance on a solid academic foundation, self-confidence and a love for learning. We know that for each student to be prepared for the next step on the educational journey, it is important for children to have time for childhood, where attitude and skills are formed.  Our school gives your child that time.

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School Reviews

I love being here! Ascension Episcopal School is indeed a Christian community of talented and dedicated teachers who are passionate about helping kids. It is obvious when you walk into the classrooms, not only are the teachers qualified, they work with students to guide, teach and help them reach their academic goals. With a challenging curriculum, small class sizes and qualified teachers, each child is able to learn and understand while balancing academics with other after school programs like different activities and sports among others. I will absolutely recommend AES to any parent.
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