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Ascent Classical Academies train the minds and improve the hearts of young people through a classical, content-rich education in the liberal arts and sciences, with instruction in the principles of moral character and civic virtue in an orderly and disciplined environment.

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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.

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Ascent Classical Academies to Host Author Dr. Leonard Sax

April 29 • Golden, Colorado Ascent Classical Academies will host renowned physician, psychologist, and author Dr. Leonard Sax, MD, PhD, on its Colorado campuses May 15-16, 2023. Dr. Sax has authored four books to date, including Boys Adrift, Girls on the Edge, and the...

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ACA Douglas County Student Named 2023 Daniels Scholar

Sophia Katz of Ascent Classical Academy of Douglas County has been named a 2023 Daniels Scholar. To be considered for this award, Sophia had to complete an initial application, submit a written essay, and complete a round of interviews before being selected to receive...

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Honoring Our Veterans

NOVEMBER 11, 2022 As part of our American Classical Education, Ascent Classical students honor the intellectual and moral inheritance from the western tradition, pointing to the timeless truths and principles espoused by our forefathers. They study our founding...

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