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The future of the world is in the classroom today.

~ Ivan Welton Fitzwater

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

MIDDLE SCHOOL CURRICCULUM

Subject/High School Credits          6th Grade                 7th Grade                8th Grade                     

ENGLISH

4.0 CREDITS               

Writing

Language Art

English

English

MATH

4.0 CREDITS               

Math Foundations

Pre-Algebra

Math 7

Per-AP Algebra

Pre-Algebra

SCIENCE

4.0 CREDITS               

Earth-Science

Life-Science

Physical Science

SOCIAL STUDIES

4.0 CREDITS               

World Geography

(1 semester)

Texas History 

(1 semester)

American History

World

Civilizations I

FOREIGN LANGUAGE

3.0 CREDITS               

Pre-AP Latin IA

Pre-AP Spanish IA

Pre-AP Spanish I

Spanish IB

Pre-AP Latin I

Latin IB

CONCOMITANT REQUIREMENT

1.0 CREDITS            

Study Skills

(1 credits)

Speech

(1.5 credits)

Health 

(.5 credits)

FINE ARTS

2.0 CREDITS               

Orchestra II or III

Band I or II

High School Choir

Intro to Theater(.5 credits)

Studio Art 6 (.5 credits)

Choir

Orchestra II or III

Band I or II

High School Choir

Theater Production (.5 credits)

Studio Art 7 (.5 credits)

Choir

Orchestra II or III

Band I or II

High School Choir

Theater Production (.5 credits)

Studio Art 8 (.5 credits)

Choir

TECHNOLOGY

1.5 CREDITS            

Technology A:

Keyboarding & Word Processing

Technology B:

Office (Part 1)

Technology C:

Office (Part 2)

RELIGION

1.0 CREDITS            

Catholic Religion

Protestant Religion

Global Religion

Catholic Religion

Protestant Religion

Global Religion

Catholic Religion

Protestant Religion

Global Religion

PHYSICAL EDUCATION

1.5 CREDITS               

(Fall) Girls Volleyball & Boys & Girls Cross Country

(Winter) Boys & Girls Basketball & Swimming

(Spring) Boys & Girls Track, Golf, Tennis

(Semester or year-long)

Fencing Off-site PE

(w/ permission)

(Fall) Girls Volleyball & Boys & Girls Cross Country

(Winter) Boys & Girls Basketball & Swimming

(Spring) Boys & Girls Track, Golf, Tennis

(Semester or year-long)

Fencing Off-site PE

(w/ permission)

(Fall) Girls Volleyball & Boys & Girls Cross Country

(Winter) Boys & Girls Basketball & Swimming

(Spring) Boys & Girls Track, Golf, Tennis

(Semester or year-long)

Fencing Off-site PE

(w/ permission)

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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