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Thank you for your interest in Ascent Classical Academy, where we offer your family and children an American Classical Education.

Ascent Classical Academy of Irmo plans to offer grades K-8 for the 2024-2025 school year, adding a grade each year until reaching K-12.

Your expression of interest is confidential and nonbinding. Please note: If the form is completed fully, including student information, you will not be required to submit a separate application. All previous submissions for the Irmo/Chapin location submitted through our regional South Carolina site have been recorded and you do not need to submit another expression/application here.

Helpful information about Ascent Classical Academy’s enrollment process:

  1. Expression of Interest and Applications – All submissions are confidential and nonbinding. Complete submissions received by January 31, 2024, will be considered as an application and will be entered in the lottery.
  2. Lottery – We will run our lottery in February 2024 and offers will be sent out following the lottery.
  3. Waitlists – Students who do not receive a seat in the enrollment lottery will be placed on a waitlist. We will continue sending offers as seats become available through September 2024.

Learn More – We encourage prospective families to attend an information meeting to learn more about Ascent Classical Academy’s classical education model, curriculum, and school culture.

Non-Discrimination Statement

Ascent Classical Academies (ACA) admit students of any race, creed, color, sex, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, or ancestry, and without regard to a student’s disability or need for special education services, to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school. Further, ACA does not discriminate on any such basis in administration of its educational or admissions policies, scholarship or athletic programs, other school-administered programs, or in its employment practices.