Ascension Lutheran School is dedicated to nurturing each student, providing academic excellence and creating bold, compassionate leaders who inspire and serve others in their walk with Jesus Christ.




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We have been committed to growing bold, compassionate leaders for over 50 years, discover what makes our program and our students stand out.

The Ascension Advantage

The Arts

Students discover and develop their talents in Performing Arts through music, choirs, acting, instruments, and more.

Performing Arts



Ascension offers team sports for grades 5 & 6 and competes in the Tri-Valley Christian Athletic League.


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Lower Elementary (TK-3)

A strong academic foundation for young emerging leaders.

Lower Elementary TK-3


Upper Elementary (4-6)

A place for growing maturing leaders.

Upper Elementary 4-6


Nature Explorer (TK-6)

Discover the exploring and learning taking place outdoors!

Teaching Garden and Outdoor Classroom


Infant & Toddler Program

A loving and nurturing environment for our youngest learners.

Infant & Toddler Center


Preschool Program

Children are in a loving environment where they are nurtured and can grow as they explore the world around them.

Preschool Program


Nature Explore (Infant-5 years)

Our Outdoor Classroom is a place where children can experience science, math, literature, music, and art in nature.

Nature Explore Program

Welcome to Ascension!

Principal Nathan Ash comes to us with over 20 years of public school experience from kindergarten through middle school, where he served as middle school assistant principal.

He has taught in a variety of classrooms including special education, combinations, and general education.  He has written and implemented his own curriculum, was a teacher leader in the development of his schools Multi-Tiered Support System (MTSS), introduced and implemented a rich music and arts program for his students, and is well regarded and respected by his peers and leadership team as we learned through conversations with those who have worked with him in a variety of settings. Nathan is also currently in the midst of completing his Doctoral Program in Educational Leadership at CLU.


Ascension Lutheran School is dedicated to nurturing each student, providing academic excellence, and creating bold, compassionate leaders, who inspire and serve others in their walk with Jesus Christ.

If you want excellence for your child, Ascension Lutheran School will provide just that!

Event Highlights

Giving Tuesday/ Annual Fund

News and Announcements

Giving Tuesday – Annual Fund 2020/21

Greetings Families and Friends, Today we are launching our 2020/21 Annual Fund. This year’s theme is “Deeply Rooted”. The Annual Fund helps to cover the gap between tuition and the cost of educating each student. The fund provides support for athletics, the arts, music, the latest technology, teaching tools and equipment, classroom renovations, and the continued development […]

Fun Run 2021 – February 19

FUN RUN 2021 is Friday, February 19, 2021! Participants will run as many laps as they can in 10 minutes. Pledges are flat donations that can be made online by clicking on the “donate” button below, or by cash, or check. All money earned through Fun Run is used to improve the campus, and to […]

TK and Kindergarten Exploration Night

Pre-K Students and their parents are invited to join us for this special event! Join us for Kindergarten Exploration and Science Night on Thursday, January 23, from 5:30-7:00 PM at Ascension Lutheran School (1600 E. Hillcrest Drive, Thousand Oaks). This is an excellent opportunity to get a glimpse of the wonderful world of kindergarten! Parents […]

Ascension Lutheran School Receives National Recognition as a Certified Nature Explore Classroom

Ascension Lutheran School’s TK-8 campus has earned national recognition as a Certified Nature Explore Classroom from the Nature Explore program, which is a division of nonprofit Dimensions Educational Research Foundation. This is the second Certified Nature Explore Classroom for Ascension Lutheran School. The Early Childhood Center Nature Explore Classroom received certification in 2010. This certification […]

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