Educating the Whole Child - Body , Mind, and Spirit.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 32 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $4,570
  • Acceptance rate: 99%
  • Average class size: 12 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

Ascension Lutheran School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in California for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded
1974

Student Body

Total Students
32 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
61%
State avg.: 49%
Students by Grade
Ascension Lutheran School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
2 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size
12 students
Classroom Dress Code
Casual

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
% on Financial Aid
15%
Acceptance Rate
99%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Andrew Plocher, Principal

Sports

Total Sports Offered
5 sports

School Notes

  • Ascension Lutheran School and Preschool is maintained by the congregation of Ascension Lutheran Church.  Our school’s purpose is to assist parents in their God-given obligation to bring up their children in the “training and instruction of the Lord.” (Ephesians 6:4)
  • We strive to help parents in raising Christ-centered, well educated members of our society, with a solid foundation based on Christian values.
  • We offer a well-rounded, high quality education, all in a safe, family-oriented environment.
  • Ascension Lutheran School offers both an elementary program for grades K-6 and Junior High program for grades 7-8.
  • The basis of our education is a Christ-centered
  • approach to all areas of our students’ lives.
  • We provide daily instruction in God’s Word as well as a well-rounded curriculum including science, mathematics, phonics, reading, English, social studies, US history, spelling, handwriting, music, art, and physical education.
  • These subjects are taught in light of the principles set forth in God’s Word.
  • All staff members of Ascension Lutheran Preschool meet the proper requirements of the state of California in early childhood education.
  • This includes being well trained in areas of preventative health and safety practices.
  • Teachers and staff at Ascension Lutheran Preschool make it a priority to
  • understand the development of young children.
  • In this way, we are able to
  • provide a program that reflects the developmental level of each child, enriching the child’s life with valuable educational
  • experiences.  We provide a program that reflects the developmental level of each child through active and quiet times; individual, small,
  • and large group activities; and indoor and outdoor play.
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Ascension Lutheran School cost?

Ascension Lutheran School's tuition is approximately $4,570 for private students.

What is the acceptance rate of Ascension Lutheran School?

The acceptance rate of Ascension Lutheran School is 99%, which is higher than the national average of 84%.

What sports does Ascension Lutheran School offer?

Ascension Lutheran School offers 5 interscholastic sports: Basketball, Soccer, Softball, Track and Field and Volleyball.

When is the application deadline for Ascension Lutheran School?

The application deadline for Ascension Lutheran School is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 32 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $4,570
  • Acceptance rate: 99%
  • Average class size: 12 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Escondido, CA is $8,080 for elementary schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Escondido, CA is 92% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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