About Ascension Episcopal School

Independent, College Preparatory, Episcopal, Co-ed, Day School
Established in 1959 as an outreach of The Episcopal Church of the Ascension
Graduated our first senior class in 2009
Home of the Blue Gators


River Ranch Campus


Downtown Campus

Grades 1st-7th

Sugar Mill Pond Campus

Grades 8th-12th


Instructional Staff: 93
Average Class Size: 16
Ratio 7:1
Graduating Class of 2020: 78

ACT Scores

Accelerated Honors Composite: 30.6 
Honors Composite: 24.3 
College Pres Composite: 20.7 AVG

  • AP Courses

  • AP English Literature & Composition
  • AP Calculus AB
  • AP Calculus BC
  • AP United States History
  • AP European History
  • AP Environmental Science
  • AP Biology
  • AP Chemistry
  • AP Spanish
  • AP French
  • AP Physics 1
  • AP Physics 2
  • AP U.S. Government & Politics

  • Foreign Languages

  • French
  • Spanish
  • Sign Language

  • Athletics

  • Baseball
  • Boys Basketball
  • Girls Basketball
  • Cheerleading
  • Cross Country
  • Dance Team
  • Football
  • Golf
  • Powerlifting
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Track
  • Volleyball


  • Special Programs

  • Outdoor learning space & community garden
  • “Conscious Discipline” program
  • 1:1 iPad program for 3rd to 7th grades
  • Dual enrollment university classes
  • Independent Study capstone projects for 11th & 12th grade
  • Cajun Prairie Wildlife Preserve
  • 1:1 Laptop program at SMP
  • Team Sports
  • Extensive & diverse Fine Arts program
  • Study tours, service trips, & class trips
  • “Innovation Lab” classrooms Pk-12
  • Student Services Program from K to 12th grades
    Memberships: NAIS, NAES, NACAC, SACAC, the College Board


Ascension Episcopal School is accredited by the Southwestern Association of Episcopal Schools and the Southern Association of Independent Schools.


Ascension Episcopal School admits students of any race, color, national and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, gender, color, national and ethnic origin or disability in violation of state or federal law or regulation in the administration of its educational policies, admission policies, scholarship and loan programs and  athletic and other school-administered programs.

2019 - 2020 Annual Report

The Annual Report provides an overview of the 2019-2020 school year, highlighting many programs and accomplishments, showcasing our fundraising activities and donors, and summarizing our financial position for the year.

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