School Details

Ascension of Our Lord School

735 E Westmoreland St, Philadelphia, PA 19134
(215) 739-6226

(out of 10)

Private Grades K-8 182 students 17 students/teacher (PA avg is 15)

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About this school

Ascension of Our Lord School is a private middle school in Philadelphia. The principal of Ascension of Our Lord School is Ms Teresa Richardson. 182 children attend Ascension of Our Lord School and are mostly Black, non-Hispanic; Multiracial; and Hispanic. The ratio of students to teachers at Ascension of Our Lord School is 17:1. Conwell Russell Middle School is one of the nearest middle schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Black, non-Hispanic 8% %
Multiracial 7% %
Hispanic 64% %
Asian/Pacific Islander 12% %
White, non-Hispanic 11% %
Asian 10% %
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Community ratings & reviews

  • (4 years ago)

    Ascension of Our Lord school is wonderful the principal knows who every child is and also knows the parents as well the staff are wonderful. My children get a great education. And if you are having trouble with paying tuition they will work with you . couldn't ask for a better school.

  • (4 years ago)

    ascension is my favorite school for my son thanks for hope my son be a good person

  • (5 years ago)

    I love ascension school because my daughter went there and she had a good education thanks to the teachers she stay for 2 years in that school and my daughter had improve a lot thanks to that school my daughter bis about to make her goal.

  • (6 years ago)

    Ascension truly is a great school! The staff is great and the principal is wonderful. Just entering the school puts you at ease and it is just a relaxing atmosphere!

  • (7 years ago)

    I love this school. This school works constantly to reinvented itself and keep school life fresh new and interesting. The teachers care and the principal is a blessing.

  • (7 years ago)

    Ascension of Our Lord school is the best school in the philadelphia area. I give it five stars.

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(based on 6 ratings & reviews)

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