State Approved School
Ascension Christian High is a subsidiary of the Household of Faith Church. The school exists to reach the youth of Ascension Parish for Christ through education. Ascension Christian High is a college preparatory school and it accommodates the required number of credits for students to attain TOPS Core Curriculum courses and scholarships.
In addition Ascension Christian High offers electives that may include dual enrollment options with four year colleges. With a simple 6 period schedule, Ascension Christian High offers students the opportunity to acquire up to 8 total credits per school year. All core courses (Math, English, Science, Social Studies) are taught throughout the year, August-May. Electives are scheduled by the semester (August – December and January – May). The Honors Program requires students to take college classes through their senior year. Ascension Christian High, in partnership with Southeastern Louisiana State University, offers options of college courses to its students whose scores and work ethic indicate college readiness. No honors courses are provided for 7th or 8th graders.
For more information on classes and the curriculum at ACH, please contact the Guidance Office at 225-622-2800. ACH is registered with the College Board and is an official ACT Testing Center. ACH offers students the opportunity to take the ACT on campus for every scheduled testing date. Space is limited and students are encouraged to register as early as possible.