Ascension Lutheran School offers a vibrant and caring Christian community where children thrive as they grow into bold, compassionate leaders. The posts on this page will give you a glimpse into our campus life. If you would like more information, please contact us.

2018-19 School Theme Verse

2018-19 School Theme Verse

This year’s theme verse comes to us from James 1:19 and reminds us be “Quick to listen, slow to anger, and slow to speak.” Let us remember these words and take their meaning to heart as we journey through this school year and beyond.

ALECC, Alumni, Current Students, Faith Life

Join a Life Group!

Join a Life Group!

A Life Group is a small group that gathers to enjoy time of fellowship, scripture, and prayer. Life Groups meet different days of the week, at various times and locations. Ascension Lutheran Church and School encourages everyone to be a part of an active Life Group as an opportunity to: Connect in a biblical way […]

ALECC, Elementary, Faith Life, Middle School

Don’t Miss the Fall Fiesta

Don’t Miss the Fall Fiesta

All Ascension families and friends are invited to join us at the Fall Fiesta on October 6, from 4-7 PM, for an evening of fun, food, and fellowship! Free admission includes carnival games and activities. Bring cash for additional fun: Catered Taco Dinner $15 per person, raffle tickets for fabulous prizes, bake sale, petting zoo, […]

ALECC, Current Students, Elementary, Kindergarten, Middle School

Alumni in the Spotlight

Alumni in the Spotlight

Ascension alum, Gunnar Squires (class of ’14) shares some words of wisdom with current students as he prepares to head to college at Pacific Lutheran University!  

Alumni, Current Students, Prospective Students

Summer Spotlight on Staff – Ms. Milligan

Summer Spotlight on Staff – Ms. Milligan

We are thrilled to introduce our new Music Teacher, Ms. Milligan! Ms. Milligan is a graduate of California Lutheran University where she earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in Music with an emphasis in Music Education and a minor in Biology. She has been worship leading at churches and ELCA events for the past five years, […]

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Summer Spotlight on Staff – Mr. Cahill

Summer Spotlight on Staff – Mr. Cahill

Today, the spotlight is on Mr. Cahill, our multi-talented middle school math teacher! This summer he has enjoyed spending quality time with his family, taking a trip to visit friends and family out east, and camping in the Redwoods. He is gearing up for the coming school year and, in addition to teaching math again […]

Current Students, Elementary, Faculty & Staff, Middle School

Summer Spotlight on Staff – Ms. Farrell

Summer Spotlight on Staff – Ms. Farrell

Mrs. Farrell has over 20 years of teaching experience, and she will be starting her 3rd school year here at Ascension as a middle school teacher and the 5th-grade homeroom teacher. She says her favorite thing about Ascension is the community stating, “I feel at home and that I belong at Ascension Lutheran School.” This […]

Current Students, Elementary, Faculty & Staff, Middle School, Prospective Students

14 Reasons Middle School Students Thrive at Ascension

14 Reasons Middle School Students Thrive at Ascension

At Ascension, we truly believe that middle school should be a time for students to flourish, not to fear. It is our joy to see our students grow into bold, compassionate, and confident leaders through their middle school years. Our comprehensive approach, with a focus on educating the whole student in a caring Christian community, produces […]

Admissions, Current Students, Middle School, Prospective Students, Uncategorized

Summer Spotlight on Staff – Mrs. Payne

Summer Spotlight on Staff – Mrs. Payne

Our wonderful Kindergarten Teacher, Mrs. Payne truly loves the families at Ascension! As a teacher here since 2016, she has been blessed to have wonderful families each year and is looking forward to meeting and connecting with our newest families. She believes that it takes a village to raise a child, and she can’t wait […]

Admissions, Current Students, Elementary, Faculty & Staff

Find Where You Shine at the Back to School Fair

Find Where You Shine at the Back to School Fair

We are so excited to welcome all our students on campus at the Back to School Fair on Thursday, August 23. Here is a schedule for the day: TK-4 Teacher Meet and Greet, 11:30AM-12:00 PM on the School Playfield Grade 5 Locker Assignment and Orientation, 11:30AM-12:00 PM Grade 6-8 Locker Assignment, 12:00-12:30 PM Back to […]

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Tomato Growing Tips for the Heat

Tomato Growing Tips for the Heat

Here are some tomato tips, from Rev. Chamie Delkeskamp, for the forecasted excessive heat wave this week in Southern California… We know many of you are growing Ascension tomatoes… we did sell over 800 plants, after all… so this is what she suggests to help them survive the heat:  WATER DEEP at the crack of […]

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Summer Spotlight on Staff – Mrs. Jonas

Summer Spotlight on Staff – Mrs. Jonas

Our principal, Mrs. Jonas, can list many reasons she loves Ascension Lutheran School. Her favorite thing though is our emphasis on preparing bold, compassionate leaders to serve in a Christ-like manner. Looking ahead to the coming school year, she is excited about continuing to make the Makerspace and Outdoor Classroom integral parts of the learning […]

Elementary, Faculty & Staff, Middle School, Prospective Students