Ascension Lutheran Church Nursery School

  • Ascension Nursery School holds certification from the Maryland State Board of Education.
  • The school received an award for being the Outstanding Baltimore County Childcare Center by Abilities Network in 2004.
  • Teachers and Class Size in order to promote individualized attentions for each student, our class sizes are limited, and each class is staffed by a lead teacher and an assistant teacher.
  • Students also receive specialized instruction from our school music teacher and a science/art teacher.
  • Our lead teachers are highly qualified college graduates and our assistant teachers have completed Early Childhood Education coursework.
  • Our mission is to provide a nurturing environment addressing the needs of the total child through developmentally appropriate teaching strategies and age appropriate learning experiences which encourage social, emotional, spiritual and academic growth.
  • The school arranges for special programs presented by community resources, such as visits from the Baltimore Zoo.
  • The 4 year-old classes participate in popular field trips to performances at Goucher and visits to local nature centers.
  • Parents are invited to participate in special events in each classroom as well as parent/teacher conferences.

School Overview

School TypeEarly Childhood / Day Care
School Membership(s)School Assoc.Evangelical Lutheran Education Association (ELEA)
National Association for the Education of Young Children
Other school association(s)
Religious AffiliationEvangelical Lutheran Church in America (formerly AELC, ALC, or LCA)
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-Prekindergarten
Year Founded1963

Student Body

Total Students91 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
11%
State avg.: 32%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio5:1
National avg.: 13:1
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineJan. 31 / rolling
Tuition NotesVaries by class.

School Notes

  • 2's, 3's, 4's classes
  • All classes MSDE Approved
  • Large sunny classrooms
  • Fully equiped playground
  • Hightly qualified caring teachers
  • Mid-Day enrichment programs offerd as extension to regular classes
  • Age appropriate learning experiences encouraging: Social, Emotional, Spiritual, and Academic GROWTH
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Towson
    Grades: PK-8 | 445 students
    2.2 miles
    8501 Loch Raven Blvd
    Towson, MD 21286
    (410) 668-8466
    2.2 PK-8
    445
  • Towson
    Bridges Montessori
    Montessori School
    Grades: PK-K | 48 students
    2.4 miles
    1105 Providence Rd
    Towson, MD 21286
    (410) 836-0833
    2.4 PK-K
    48
  • Towson
    Grades: PK-8 | 535 students
    1.2 miles
    112 Ware Ave
    Towson, MD 21204
    (410) 427-4801
    1.2 PK-8
    535
  • Towson
    Towson Presbyterian Preschool
    Daycare / Preschool (Presbyterian)
    Grades: NS | 102 students
    1 miles
    400 W Chesapeake Avenue
    Towson, MD 21204
    (410) 337-2762
    1 NS
    102
  • Baltimore
    Grades: PK-8 | 464 students
    3.5 miles
    105 Tuscany Rd
    Baltimore, MD 21210
    (410) 243-6054
    3.5 PK-8
    464

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