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



Variable Tuition Plan

For families who qualify, variable tuition for the 2021-2022 academic year will range from $6,000 to $12,000, or $500 to $1,000 per month. Tuition payments may be scheduled over a period as long as twelve months, beginning in July and ending in June of the academic year. 

Applying for Variance

Ascension Academy uses the Smart Aid assessment tool as a baseline for the variable tuition contribution level for returning students and new applicants. To begin a variable tuition application, please click on the Smart Aid logo below.  The fee for a Smart Aid application is $25.  Click on the Instructions & FAQ Box below for a step-by-step guide for applications and required documents.


Of note:  The early deadline for 2021-2022 SMART AID applications is February 26, 2021.  Applications received after this deadline are considered by the date of submission and available funds at that time.  Please contact Katy Engler, Director of Admission and Financial Aid at (806) 382-1200 to discuss your application or if you have additional questions. 


Please read the Instructions/FAQ document and then click the Smart Aid link below to begin an application or apply for a new year.