Ascension Parish School Board


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ACT Test scheduled for Dec. 9, 2017 at Donaldsonville High School has also been cancelled.

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Ascension Public Schools is closely monitoring the winter weather forecast for Friday morning and will make a decision later today in consultation with emergency officials about possible delays or closures for Dec. 8. At this time, all schools are operating normally.

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DTHS to Join the Global Learning Network's 2017 Cohort of 30 Schools from the United States, Singapore, Switzerland, Germany, South Korea, and Canada

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As the Lead Agency for the Early Childhood Community Network, the Ascension Parish School System will submit a coordinated funding request for 20 additional pre-k seats for the 2018 - 2019 school year making the total LA4 funded seats 120. The community is invited to submit comments, questions or concerns regarding the planned coordinated funding request by sending them to

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Ascension Public Schools announces the 2017-18 Students of the Year for fifth, eighth and twelfth grades. These outstanding students will be recognized at the Jan. 16, 2018, Ascension Parish School Board meeting, and the district winners will be named at that time.

#1 Zachary, #2 Plaquemines, #3 Central, #4 Ascension


Ascension Public Schools continues to perform at the highest levels in the state according to the 2016-17 School Performance Scores (SPS) released today by the Louisiana Department of Education (LDOE). Ascension achieved an "A" rating for the sixth consecutive year with an overall score of 110.4, up from 109.3 last year, and is ranked No. 4 among public school districts in the state.

The Inside Story: Child Nutrition on red background


Ascension Public Schools is starting a new video series called The Inside Story. Our Public Information Officer is shadowing different employees to see what a typical day is like in our schools. This inaugural edition follows Child Nutrition Specialist Charlene Sutton at Central Primary School.

Vu stands in the halls of Dutchtown High


Dutchtown High School (DTHS) chemistry teacher Tabitha Vu is one of five state finalists for the 2017 Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching (PAEMST). This is the second time a teacher from Ascension and DTHS has achieved this honor in the last three years.