• ASCENT - Accelerating Students through Concurrent Enrollment 

    Get a year or more of college paid for!

    ASCENT Accelerating Students through Concurrent Enrollment at Pikes Peak Community College (PPCC)

    Important dates to remember:

    November 7th- Complete D11's ASCENT participation form. This lets us know how many students are interested in the program for the following year. Failure to complete the form is not a requirement, nor by completing the form are you obligated to apply.

    May 1st- Deadline for all application materials.

Frequently Asked Questions

  • What is ASCENT?

  • How would ASCENT benefit students?

  • How do students qualify for this program?

  • Should all qualified students participate in ASCENT?

  • What are the steps to apply?

  • How much college tuition will District 11 pay?

  • Will District 11 pay for student's room and board at college?

  • Does participating in this program impact the amount financial aid a student may receive?

  • If students stay enrolled at the high school for a 5th year, when will they be considered a high school graduate?

  • Will students be able to participate in high school graduation?

  • Where can students take college classes?

  • Is there a limit to the number of credits a student can take?

  • Are students required to participate for the entire school year?

  • Which college classes can a student take?

  • Can a student participate in college activities and athletics?

  • Will District 11 provide transportation to the college?

  • What else does a student need to know?

  • When do students have to decide and commit to the program?

  • What do students need to do now?