Ascent Classical Academy

In Fall 2023, Ascent Classical Academy will open a tuition-free classical charter school in the 27J school district. The school will serve grades K-6 in its first year, adding a grade each year until reaching K-12 matriculation. Various locations are still being explored.

Applications are now open for the 2023-24 school year.





About Ascent Classical Academies

Ascent Classical Academies develop within its students the moral and intellectual skills, habits, and virtues upon which independent, responsible, and joyful lives are built, in the firm belief that such lives are the basis for a free and flourishing republic.

Why We Study The Classics

Ms. Flatt, Upper School Department Head and Literature Teacher at Ascent Classical Academy of Northern Colorado, was asked to write on the importance of studying the classics: "Stories are powerful things. They tell us who we are, and in turn they also shape who we...

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Headmaster Announcement

January 26, 2023 • Golden, Colorado The governing board for Ascent Classical Academy Charter Schools unanimously approved and appointed a head of school for a campus opening in the 27J school district (Brighton/Thornton/Commerce City) during its regular board meeting...

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27J Board Approves Ascent Classical Charter Application

NEWS RELEASE  OCTOBER 5, 2022 17:00 MDT BRIGHTON, Colo. – The 27J Schools Board of Education approved the charter application for Ascent Classical Academy of 27J in a unanimous vote held Tuesday, Sept. 27, during its regular board meeting. The Board's approval of...

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