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
Ms. Kelli Self is a member of the English Language Arts department and the theater arts assistant here at Ascension Academy. She comes to us after thirty years of teaching in the Amarillo, Bushland and Hereford Independent School Districts. This year she is the 6th grade ELA teacher.
Ms. Self earned her B.S. degree from West Texas State University with a minor in reading. She has used her degree to teach third grade through ninth grade in various school districts.
During her teaching career, Ms. Self was awarded Teacher of the Year twice while teaching in the Amarillo Independent School District and once in the Bushland Independent School District. She was also a Region XVI finalist for Teacher of the Year.