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.

Come Help Renovate, Restore, and Refresh our Campus!

Come Help Renovate, Restore, and Refresh our Campus!

Ascension’s Property Committee has identified key projects that will have an immediate impact on beautifying and restoring our campus. We are inviting all church and school members to come together to make this wish list a reality! We’re hoping many volunteers will come out and join us for “Campus Work Weekends”! It’s a great opportunity […]

ALECC, Current Students, Elementary, Kindergarten, Middle School, Service Project

Beat the Summer Doldrums with these 8 Book Recommendations from Middle School Students

Beat the Summer Doldrums with these 8 Book Recommendations from Middle School Students

“A book is a magical thing that lets you travel to faraway places without ever leaving your chair.”― Katrina Mayer “I’m bored!”…. Now that we are a few weeks into summer, this may be the sentiment from your middle school student. If that’s the case, perhaps it’s time hit the library and encourage them to embark […]

Current Students, Middle School, Prospective Students

Class of 2017 – Grace Wins!

Class of 2017 – Grace Wins!

A theme that has been woven throughout our 2016/2017 school year is grace.  At our recent 8th-grade graduation ceremony, students shared how their time at Ascension Lutheran School has taught them about grace. Here are some of their insights: “All the trips I have gone on with my friends have really brought us closer to […]

Elementary, Middle School, Testimonial

Ascension Lutheran School K-8 Campus on the Path to Nature Explore Certification!

Ascension Lutheran School K-8 Campus on the Path to Nature Explore Certification!

At Ascension, we place a strong emphasis on educating the whole child as we create unique results-oriented experiences both in and beyond the classroom. We have seen the many benefits our children experience through the Organic Teaching Garden, and it is our desire to expand this capability by creating nature-based play and learning spaces throughout […]

ALECC, Current Students, Elementary, Garden, Kindergarten, Middle School, Prospective Students

Early Childhood Center Wins Readers’ Choice Award

Early Childhood Center Wins Readers’ Choice Award

Ascension Lutheran Early Childhood Center received the 2017 Ventura County Star Readers’ Choice Award for best early childhood center in the Conejo Valley! Pictured above are ALECC Director, Pam Musburger (holding award), and her staff being honored at the Readers Choice Awards reception event on June 1, at the Camarillo Ranch House. Congratulations on this well-deserved […]

Uncategorized

An Enriching Experience at Summer Staycation

An Enriching Experience at Summer Staycation

Summer break is just around the corner! Summer Staycation at Ascension is shaping up to be an enriching experience where your kids will enjoy weekly themed camps joined with daily special activities. In addition to our own fantastic staff, we have contracted with local vendors to bring an added element of learning and engaging activities […]

Uncategorized

6th Graders Helping the Homeless

6th Graders Helping the Homeless

6th graders gained a greater understanding of the issue of homelessness in our own community as Denise Cortes, from Lutheran Social Services (LSS), shared with them on Wednesday morning.  LSS is an organization that strives to meet human needs with compassion, by providing comprehensive assistance that helps men, women, and families to achieve or sustain […]

Middle School, Service Project

Summer Reading Suggestions from Elementary Teachers

Summer Reading Suggestions from Elementary Teachers

Summer is quickly approaching and you will likely be looking for ways to keep your little ones engaged and entertained for the coming months. What better way to expand their love of reading than to stock up on great books? Whether they are reading on their own or enjoying story time with you, we encourage you […]

Elementary, Kindergarten, Prospective Students, Uncategorized, Upcoming Events

Alumni Connections Stay Strong

Alumni Connections Stay Strong

We love that our alumni stay connected long after graduation! Students from Ascension’s class of 2013 got together recently and enjoyed spending an evening catching up before they graduate from high school. This Fall, these alumni will be at colleges throughout the nation including UCLA, Boise State, UC Davis, University of Seattle, and Belmont. We’re […]

Alumni, Middle School, Prospective Students

Learning Beyond the Classroom

Learning Beyond the Classroom

Outdoor Education gives our students meaningful learning and growth opportunities beyond the classroom. This week, middle school students at Ascension set off to expand their learning, build community, and create lasting memories. 5th-grade students went to El Camino Pines for several days of community camp activities and environmental learning experiences. 6th and 7th-grade students headed […]

Beyond the Books, Middle School

Help Fight Hunger in Our Community

Help Fight Hunger in Our Community

Project Response Food Drive Project Response is an effort in collaboration with Ascension Lutheran Church to address the issue of hunger in our community. Each student will receive a collection bag that can be brought back filled with grocery items. Add a few extra items to your grocery list and bring your filled bag back to your classroom the week of […]

ALECC, Elementary, Kindergarten, Middle School, Service Project

Tomato Plant Sale Update

Tomato Plant Sale Update

Many, many thanks to all who worked so hard on our sale and all who came out to buy tomato plants!  This past weekend, we sold around 750 plants and brought in just over $4000!  All proceeds from the sale will fund maintenance and enhancements to our Organic Teaching Garden. We have about 80 plants […]

ALECC, Elementary, Garden