Discover the Ascension Advantage!

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 5 sports for grades 5-8 and competes in the Tri-Valley Christian Athletic League.



Elementary (TK-4)

A strong academic foundation for young emerging leaders.

Elementary TK-4


Middle School (5-8)

Middle School is a time for students to flourish as they use their God-given gifts to lead and serve others.

Middle School (5-8)

Organic Teaching Garden

Organic Teaching Garden (TK-8)

Discover what’s growing in our Organic Teaching Garden!

Organic Teaching Garden


Infant & Toddler Center

A loving and nurturing environment for our youngest learners.


Infant & Toddler Center


Early Childhood Center

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

Early Childhood Center


Nature Explore Program (Infant-5)

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

Nature Explore Program

Welcome to Ascension!

jonasforwebAscension Lutheran School is a private school in Thousand Oaks, CA offering infant and early childhood programs as well as  transitional kindergarten (TK) through 8th grade. We are a WASC accredited school that has been serving the Conejo Valley by providing academic excellence in a caring Christian community for over 50 years. Our passion is to grow the next generation of bold, compassionate leaders. From the time students step foot on our campus, whether they are a few months old or joining us in the higher grade levels, Ascension offers a wonderful foundation for your child’s education: one where their gifts are noticed and nurtured, where they are encouraged to use their talents to make the community and the world a better place. With each school day, we are fostering a life-long love of learning by providing unique results-oriented experiences in and beyond the classroom.

We’re excited to share Ascension Lutheran School with you and trust that you will find it to be a welcoming community where your child will thrive!


Karen Jonas


Growing Leaders

News and Announcements


Easter Staycation Registration Now Open

Ascension Lutheran School is pleased to offer Easter Staycation to students grades K-5 during Easter break. Staycation is the flexible and fun solution to your childcare needs during this time. Mr. Rodriguez and his staff will have engaging activities lined up for the children each day. Snacks will be provided, but have your student bring a lunch each day. Please advance […]


Calendaring 2017 to the Rhythm of God – January Class

January Class – Calendaring 2017 to the Rhythm of God How are you feeling about 2017?  Does life seem too frantic and busy?  Are you struggling to prioritize?  Do you feel in tune and in rhythm to life “as it should be” or how you hope it to be?  Or are you struggling to order […]


Pre-K Students and Their Parents are Invited to Kindergarten Exploration Night!

What skills are important for kindergarten readiness? Would your child benefit from a transitional kindergarten year? What are factors you should consider when selecting a kindergarten? Kindergarten Exploration Night is an excellent opportunity to get answers to these and other questions you might have as you also get a glimpse of the wonderful world of […]


Parent Coffee Chats

Coffee Chats are a great way for parents to get a sneak peek of the next grade for your child. We will tour the classrooms for next year and answer any questions you may have about the upcoming grade level. Learn more about: What to expect next year Curriculum Projects and field trips Specialty classes […]


Upcoming Events

Thu 19

Varsity Boys Basketball Game

January 19 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Thu 19

Kindergarten Science Exploration Night

January 19 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Thu 19

Calendaring 2017 to the Rhythm of God

January 19 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Fri 20

Varsity Boys Basketball Game

January 20 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Mon 23

Late Start Monday

January 23 @ 9:30 am
Mon 23

Song Celebration

January 23 @ 9:30 am - 10:00 am
Mon 23

Varsity Girls Basketball Game

January 23 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Mon 23

Varsity Boys Basketball Game

January 23 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Wed 25

Kindergarten Parents – Coffee Chat

January 25 @ 8:30 am - 9:00 am
Wed 25

Chapel Service

January 25 @ 9:15 am - 9:45 am