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100% of 2021 Senior Class Committed to Colleges

Updated: May 26

For Immediate Release: May 26, 2021

Amarillo, TX - Amarillo, Texas — Ascension Academy will hold its 20th graduation commencement for 29 Seniors in the class of 2021 on Friday May 28, 2021 at 7:00 in the evening at The Loft Church located at 4400 S. Georgia. 100 percent of Ascension Academy 2021 graduates have committed to colleges for the next step in their educational journeys.

In total 29 seniors were accepted to a total of 40 colleges with $1,850,250 in university offered,

merit-based scholarships.

Ten seniors have previously graduated from Amarillo College with an Associates Degree on May 17th as part of the Diplomas and Degrees Program. This rigorous program required a dedication to extra coursework in addition to the challenging college-prep classes at Ascension for these students. Each senior will walk the stage on Friday in front of their teachers, peers and families. A list of names, the schools they will be attending, and academic accolades are below:

Adarsh Nambiar- National Honor Society, Amarillo College graduate- Attending Baylor University

Aidan Sanders- Salutatorian, National Honor Society, Cum Laude Society, Amarillo College graduate- Attending the University of Texas

Alexus Mariscal- National Honor Society, Amarillo College graduate- Attending Texas Tech


Bodie Wesley- National Honor Society- Attending West Texas A&M University