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Samantha Young Oak Grove Primary Assistant Principal

05/29

Ascension Public Schools announces the appointment of Samantha Young as Assistant Principal of Oak Grove Primary School. Young will transition to her new position in July.

Jelice Chatman Sorrento Primary Assistant Principal

05/29

Ascension Public Schools announces the appointment of Jelice Chatman as Assistant Principal of Sorrento Primary School. Chatman, who currently serves as a Master Teacher at G.W. Carver Primary School, will transition to her new position in July.

Bridgett Hudson new Principal of Oak Grove Primary School

05/23

Ascension Public Schools announces the appointment of Bridgett Hudson as Principal of Oak Grove Primary School (OGP). Hudson, who currently serves as Assistant Principal of OGP, will transition to her new position in July 2019 as current Principal Eve Fredric assumes an instructional supervisor position.

Duplessis Primary AundeanCormier Lake Elementary JamieBourgeois St. Amant High School AnneWaguespack

05/14

The 2019 Support Employees of the Year were recognized by the Ascension Parish School Board at its May 21 meeting. Awards were given to one support employee from each school plus one outstanding employee in each division: primary school, elementary/middle school and high school.

Silhouette of high school graduates

05/14

Donaldsonville High School's graduation ceremony this Friday will be live video streamed on the Ascension Public Schools YouTube page by Hometown Productions, Inc. Families and friends of the 2019 graduates that cannot attend the ceremony will be able to watch the event live online at https://www.youtube.com/c/ascensionpublicschools. This means that all four high school ceremonies this week will be broadcast live online.

Eatel Logo

05/13

EATEL will live video stream graduation ceremonies for Dutchtown High School, East Ascension High School and St. Amant High School this week. Families and friends of the 2019 graduates that cannot attend the ceremonies will be able to watch the event live on EATEL's YouTube channel, https://www.youtube.com/c/eatel01.

The Economic Benefits of Ascension Public Schools with a collage of images of students

05/10

Ascension Public Schools contributes $421 million annually to the local economy, increases property values, and is the top factor in parish population growth according to a recent study by Louisiana State University's Economics and Policy Research Group.

Headshots of Sorrento Principal Honey Lundin & Assistant Principal Lakeside Primary Yvette Langlois

05/09

Ascension Public Schools announces the appointments of Honey Lundin as Principal of Sorrento Primary School and Yvette Langlois as Assistant Principal of Lakeside Primary School.

Ascension Public Schools Jambalaya for Teacher & Staff Appreciation Tuesday, May 7, 2019

05/06

Teachers and staff at the 27 Ascension Public Schools, plus programs and offices will be treated to jambalaya on Tuesday, May 7, 2019, courtesy of the Ascension Parish School Board and sponsors Louisiana Seafood and Veron Sausage. Part of Teacher and Staff Appreciation Week, the sausage and seafood jambalaya will be prepared at the Jambalaya Festival Association (JFA) Kitchen by the 2013 World Champion and 2016 World Champion of Champions (and school board member) Scott Duplechein and school board member John DeFrances.