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
Mrs. Pirtle joined the science department at Ascension Academy in 2009 where she teaches Pre-AP and AP Chemistry. A high school teacher with 30 years experience, Mrs. Pirtle previously taught Pre-AP and AP Chemistry at Randall High School. She earned a B.S. degree in Chemistry from West Texas A&M University with a minor in Math. She then completed her Teacher Certification in High School Chemistry and Mathematics.