Ascension Lutheran School

  • Ascension Lutheran School has been serving the families of the Sarasota community for 18 years.
  • We provide a Christ-centered education for children in Preschool through 8th grade.
  • We are proud to say that we are nationally accredited through WELSSA and NCPSA. A low student to teacher ratio and loving teachers will always be found within our walls.
  • Come in for a visit and find a place where your child can grow spiritually, physically, and emotionally!

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod School Accreditation (WELSSA)
National Council for Private School Accreditation
Religious AffiliationWisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Year Founded1999

Student Body

Total Students77 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
26%
State avg.: 41%
Students by GradeAscension Lutheran School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio10:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
80%
Average Class Size9 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(We have a uniform, navy blue, polo shirt worn with khaki shorts, skirt, or pants with a belt.)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$6,900
Tuition NotesTuition is paid over a 9 month time period.
Acceptance Rate
90%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorLuke Beilke
Admissions AssociateNicole Throop

Sports

Total Sports Offered5 sports
SportsBallet, Basketball, Flag Football, Soccer, Track and FieldBalletBasketball,
Flag FootballSoccer,
Track and Field

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.5 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
After School Program, Spanish Class

Arts and Music Programs:
Piano Lessons

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Ballet Class, Stretch and Grow

School Notes

  • We accept the following tax credit scholarships from the state of Florida.
  • McKay Scholarship
  • Step Up For Students Scholarship
  • Gardiner Scholarship

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School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (5 reviews)
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Our daughter has attended for 2years and loves it. We are thankful for the care expressed by ALL staff. We are so thankful to have found ALS.
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Extremely happy with school.Child is gifted and dyslexic.Great for challenging growing minds. And equally supportive of needed acommodations to allow students to do their best.Small classroom size allows flexibility and attention.Child loves the school.
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This school has a wonderful, friendly, caring environment! The opportunity to hear God's Word daily enriches our children, knowing that Jesus loves them. We are proud to say that we attend Ascension Lutheran School!
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My child attends Ascension Lutheran School and we absolutely love this private, Christian school! The small class sizes and multi-grade classrooms have improved my son's learning capabilities in a safe, Christian environment. The teachers and administrative faculty are focused on nurturing each student's learning process which has proven helpful with my son. I would highly recommend this school for anyone looking for a loving, attentive, Christian atmosphere.
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My child has grown immensely since entering this school. His teacher, Mrs. Carbon, focuses on his individual needs and customizes his academics. The multi-grade classrooms have helped my son prepare for and review lessons. We have open communication directly with the Principal and staff.
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The average private school tuition in Sarasota, FL is $9,036 for elementary schools and $9,867 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Sarasota, FL is 87% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).