Ascension Elementary School

220 West 108th Street, New York, NY 10025
220 West 108th Street New York New York 10025 US
Mrs. Jacquelyn Alvarez, Principal

Founded in 1911, under the supervision of the Sisters of Charity of Mt. Saint Vincent and the De La Salle Brothers, Ascension School continues to serve young children in the city with quality education rooted in the Catholic Faith. The outstanding academic program coupled with religious education provide insights and experiences that allow your child to explore their individual learning styles and academic differences, to practice love of neighbor, responsibility towards the community, and sharing of self to be life long learners.

School At-a-Glance

FREE 3K and UPK (Site #: MAAY) and Grades K to 8; Follows New York State Next Generation Standards along with the Archdiocese of New York Guidelines; After-school program with supervised homework help; Enrichment curriculum includes: Art, Music, and Physical Education; Italian language instruction; Library/reading room; Chromebook laptops; SmartBoard Technology; High school guidance (8th grade); Student Council; Ascension’s Kids Club includes options such as: Music, Theater, Dance, Sports, Chess, Newspaper; Community Service program; Summer Programming (Grades Pre-K 3 to 5); Road Runners Track Program; CYO Basketball.