Ascension Public Schools will hold public forums for the next two weeks about the March 30 tax renewal election. The forums are divided by high school feeder systems. Parents and employees from all schools plus the general public are encouraged to attend. The first public forum will be held at 6:30 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 11 at St. Amant High School.
Over 600 juniors and seniors from Donaldsonville High, Dutchtown High, East Ascension High and St. Amant High schools attended the third annual district high school career fair held at the Lamar Dixon Expo Center on Jan. 29, 2019.
The Ascension Parish School Board is asking for public input before deciding the attendance zone for the new Bullion Primary School scheduled to open in Fall 2019.
The 2018-19 Students of the Year were honored by the Ascension Parish School Board at its Tuesday night meeting. Awards were given to one student from each school plus one district winner for each grade level: fifth grade, eighth grade and twelfth grade.
Ascension Public Schools announces the appointment of Robyn Simmons as Principal of Early College Options, Stacey Hughes as Assistant Principal of St. Amant Primary and Barry Whittington as Assistant Principal of Dutchtown High School.
Ascension Public Schools is currently accepting applications for its Teach Ascension Academy (TAA), the district's alternative certification program. Applications are due by Feb. 18, 2019.
On Tuesday, Jan. 15, Ascension Public Schools will hold a ribbon cutting ceremony for the old Donaldsonville High School Auditorium that has been renovated for the Ascension Head Start pre-k program.
Ascension Public Schools announces the 2018-19 Students of the Year for fifth, eighth and twelfth grades. These outstanding students will be recognized at the Jan. 22, 2019, Ascension Parish School Board meeting, and the district winners will be named at that time.