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.

EMAIL: tpirtle@ascensionacademy.org

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. 

  • Facebook - White Circle
  • Instagram - White Circle
  • Twitter - White Circle

Get in Touch

(806) 342 - 0515


9301 Ascension Parkway

Amarillo, Texas 79119

Mailing Address:

PO Box 50729

Amarillo, Texas 79159-0729

Web Design by Double U Marketing