Education is for improving the lives of others and for

leaving your community and world better than you found it.

~ Marian Wright Edelman

The Texas Panhandle's only private college preparatory school for students in grades 6 through 12



Dr. Margaret Bickers graduated from Agnes Scott College with a degree in history and German and an undeclared minor in music performance - pipe organ.


After working as a pilot, she returned to school and graduated from Kansas State University with a Masters and Doctorate in history. She taught at Kansas State, as well as flight instructing and giving public history talks in Kansas and around the Panhandle.


Margaret's interests include history, aviation, music, history, writing, hiking, history, astronomy, history, reading, and history-based travel.

EMAIL: mbickers@ascensionacademy.org

Founded in 2000, Ascension Academy is Amarillo's only college preparatory school providing an education in a challenging, faith-affirming environment to maximize
the potential of every student. 

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(806) 342 - 0515


9301 Ascension Parkway

Amarillo, Texas 79119

Mailing Address:

PO Box 50729

Amarillo, Texas 79159-0729