Ascension of Our Lord School

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

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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 identify primarily as 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

  • (6 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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