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 (TK-8)

Discover what’s growing in our Organic Teaching Garden!

Organic Teaching Garden


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 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


Join us for Kindergarten Science Exploration Night!

Thursday, October 26, 5:30-7:00 PM

Pre-K Students and their Parents are invited to get a glimpse of the wonderful world of kindergarten! Parents will learn from our experienced kindergarten teachers as they share insights on kindergarten readiness, keys for a successful year, and the potential benefits of a transitional kindergarten year. Children are invited next door to explore age-appropriate science centers run by pre-school teachers. It will be a time of discovery and fun! Pizza dinner will be served. There is no charge, but space is limited. Reserve your spot today!

Growing Leaders

News and Announcements

Your Future is Key – Be Drug Free

Student Council is pleased to present Red Ribbon Week – October 23-27. They have scheduled a fun-filled week full of reminders that “Your Future is Key – Be Drug Free!” Monday – “Team Up Against Drugs”: Wear your favorite team jersey, t-shirt or top. You may wear a team jersey today with your regular uniform […]


Join Us at our 3rd Annual High School Fair!

Ascension Lutheran School is hosting its 3rd annual High School Fair! All local middle school students and their parents are invited to attend. We will have a parent panel in the sanctuary from 6-6:30 PM featuring parents of alumni from Ascension who have attended various local high schools. From 6:30-8:00 we will have the High School […]


Alum in the News: Ascension Graduate Spearheads Hurricane Relief Efforts

Ascension Graduate, Spencer Jones (class of 2015), now attends Pacific Ridge in Carlsbad, where he studies how to provide aid for natural disasters. A former resident of Puerto Rico, Spencer decided to take action when he saw the suffering that people were facing in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria. He and his classmates have exceeded expectations […]


A Symbolic Butterfly Migration

In Spanish class, Ascension 2nd and 3rd-grade students are participating in a symbolic butterfly migration along with over 60,000 students in the United States and Canada. Our students created beautiful individual and class butterflies that are being sent to Mexico for the winter. At the monarch sanctuaries in Mexico, children will protect the butterflies and […]


Upcoming Events

Sat 21

Garden Work Morning

October 21 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 am
Mon 23
Mon 23

Song Celebration

October 23 @ 9:35 am - 10:00 am
Tue 24
Wed 25
Wed 25

Chapel Service

October 25 @ 9:00 am - 9:30 am
Thu 26
Thu 26

Kindergarten Science and Exploration Night

October 26 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Fri 27