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



Jonathan spent several years in the United States Navy as a Hospital Corpsman, where he received advanced instruction in CPR, ACLS, EMT, and Field Medical training. In addition, he received the Navy Achievement Medal (NAM) while on assignment in Twenty-nine Palms, CA.



After military training, he relocated to West Texas and joined the Baptist Saint Anthony’s healthcare system as a surgical technologist while pursuing his degrees. Currently, Jonathan has a Masters of Education degree with Texas teaching certification from West Texas A&M University. Jonathan also aspirations of a Ph.D. in education.


EMAIL: jjenkins@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