COVID-19 Closure Update 05-26-20


This message is to provide an update about high school graduation ceremonies this week. So far, it looks like the weather may allow us to continue our plans for traditional ceremonies in our stadiums. Thank you for your prayers and well wishes; please continue to send good thoughts for clear skies this week.

Ascension Public Schools young students hugging and posing for camera


Starting Wednesday, May 27, 2020, there will be limited public access to Ascension Public Schools offices and schools, excluding high schools, for essential business. Limited public access to high schools will begin Monday, June 1, 2020. This is to allow our high schools extra time for graduation ceremony activities.

COVID-19 Closure Update 05-21-20


Our employees are back in our school buildings this week to close out the 2019-20 school year. We have enjoyed watching the many ways our schools have made milestone celebrations like 5th-grade and 8th-grade promotions and senior moments special in this unusual situation.

Duplessis Primary Teacher teaches a primary student at the school


The National Institute for Excellence in Teaching (NIET) announced today that Duplessis Primary School in Ascension Parish, Louisiana, is the recipient of the 2020 NIET Founder’s Award and its $50,000 grand prize.

COVID-19 Closure Update 05-18-20


Classes may have officially ended, but we still need your help to close out the 2019-20 school year. You should have received directions from your school about how to turn in items such as library books and computing devices. There is additional important information we need to share with you.

We did it! Thank you for your support and have a great summer


Classes officially ended today for the 2019-20 school year. We are always impressed with the work and progress our students make each year, and this year is no different in spite of our challenges in the 4th Quarter. 

Ascension's Tabitha Adams Named a Semifinalist for Louisiana Teacher of the Year


Bullion Primary School teacher Tabitha Adams is a Semifinalist for Louisiana Teacher of the Year. A 29-year veteran educator, Adams has taught in Ascension Parish since 2006.

COVID-19 Closure Update 05-08-20


I hope this message finds you doing well and enjoying the nice weather that we have all been experiencing. In this update, you will find important information about the last day of online classes, collecting devices, summer school, and graduation.



Notice is hereby given pursuant to Article 7, Section 23 (C) of the Louisiana Constitution and R.S. 47:1705(B) that a public hearing of the Ascension Parish School Board will be held in the Council Meeting Room, 2nd floor, Room 201 at the Ascension Parish Courthouse, Courthouse Annex, located at 828 South Irma Boulevard, Gonzales, Louisiana on Tuesday, June 16, 2020 at 6:15 PM