ASCENSION

ACADEMICS

Learning is a treasure that will follow its

owner everywhere.

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

GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS

All students in both middle and high schools are required to take the
prescribed core courses outlined for their grade. The four-year course of study
for high school students outlined in the curriculum section enables the student
to meet the diploma requirements. A student must earn a passing grade in
each course to qualify for promotion. A minimum of 27.5 High School credits
is required for graduation. If a student enters Ascension after attending
another high school, an adjustment may be made for his/her requirements.

Middle School
High School

ENGLISH                                

MATH                                      

SCIENCE                                 

HISTORY                             RELIGION                                

FINE ARTS                               

TECHNOLOGY                      

MS SPEECH

MS HEALTH

ATHLETICS OR PE

STUDY SKILLS

PROMOTIONAL CREDITS

4.0

3.0

3.0

3.0

1.5

3.0

1.5

0.5

0.5

1.5

1.0

22.5

ENGLISH                                 

MATH                                      

SCIENCE                                 

HISTORY                                 

RELIGION            

FOREIGN LANGUAGE                  

FINE ARTS                               

HS COMMUNICATION

HS HEALTH

ATHLETICS OR PE

ELECTIVES

GRADUATION CREDITS

4.0

4.0

4.0

4.0

2.0

3.0

2.0

0.5

0.5

1.5

2.0

27.5

Credits At Ascension Academy

A course meeting 5 days per week for a full year = 1 credit
A course meeting 5 days per week for one semester = .5 credit
Athletics earn .5 credits for participation in a school sponsored sport for that
season.  Approval is required for credit given for off-site athletic activities.

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

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(806) 342 - 0515

admissions@ascensionacademy.org

9301 Ascension Parkway

Amarillo, Texas 79119

Mailing Address:

PO Box 50729

Amarillo, Texas 79159-0729

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