Celebrate the Holiday Season with Ascension Christian School Strings Ensemble

Ascension Parish Library in Dutchtown presents a special performance by the Ascension Christian School’s youth strings ensemble on Thursday, December 14, 2017, at 6:30 PM.  The youth strings ensemble will perform traditional holiday carols in celebration of the season.  The performance is under the direction of Borislava Iltcheva, Concert Master of the Baton Rouge Symphony […]

Dutchtown Library presents Coffee and Crafts: Clothespin Wreaths

Join us at the Ascension Parish Library in Dutchtown on Wednesday, December 13, 2017 at 10:00 AM for Coffee and Crafts: Clothespin Wreaths. Unleash your festive side as we make Holiday Clothespin Wreaths guaranteed to turn Rudolph’s nose green with envy! We will combine washi tape, ribbon, and clothespins to create the perfect addition to […]

Carols in the Courtyard-Gonzales Library on December 12

  It’s time for the Ascension Parish Library’s annual Carols in the Courtyard!  Meet us in the courtyard of the Gonzales branch on December 12 at 6:30 p.m. and we’ll sing some of your favorite holiday songs and then warm up with cookies, hot chocolate, and plenty of cheer!

Saturday ACT Test at Donaldsonville High School Cancelled Due to Weather

Donaldsonville, LA – Due to unsafe travel conditions expected for Saturday morning, the ACT Test at Donaldsonville High School on Dec. 9, 2017 is cancelled. The test is being rescheduled for Saturday, Jan. 6, 2018. Students registered for the test should receive a communication directly from ACT. Ascension Parish experienced several inches of snow on Dec. 8 that shut down the […]

Dutchtown HS among 30 Schools Named “World-Leading Learners”

DTHS to Join the Global Learning Network’s 2017 Cohort of 30 Schools from the United States, Singapore, Switzerland, Germany, South Korea, and Canada  GEISMAR, LA – Dutchtown High School (DTHS) was named a 2017 World-Leading Learner and invited to join the Global Learning Network (GLN), a community of educators from exemplary schools that develop, practice, and […]

Kanji Club to meet at Gonzales Library

At this month’s session of Kanji Klub, the theme is space operas, and one of the greatest space operas of all time is Star Wars. So, whether you’re a Jedi Master or a Sith Lord, part of being a true fighter in the Star Wars universe is having your own lightsaber. On Monday, December 18 […]

Gonzales Middle School November Bulldog Buck Bonanza Winners

On Thursday, November 30, 2017, Gonzles Middle School announced the October Bulldog Buck Bonanza Winners.  Students earn Bulldog Bucks throughout the month for academics and positive behavior.  They use the Bulldog Bucks to buy Golden Tickets weekly for various rewards.  At the end of each month, students’ Bulldog Bucks are placed in a drawing to win a […]

2017 Dynamic Controls/St. Amant Booster Club Gold Dome Classic is underway

Dutchtown – For the second year in a row due to the August 2016 flooding, the Dynamic Controls & St. Amant Booster Club Gold Dome Classic kicked off last night in the Dutchtown Griffin Gym, stated St. Amant Booster Club President James E. LeBlanc. We want to thank Lance & Denise Poche with “Dynamic Controls” […]

500 Louisiana educators train to become Mentors to Future Teachers

Mentor Cadre to Grow as Yearlong Residencies for Aspiring Teachers Launch Statewide in 2018 BATON ROUGE, La. – Starting this week, nearly 500 expert educators across the state will begin training to become mentors to aspiring teachers completing their preparation in Louisiana. The selective professional development program, which is free for participants, is part of […]

Pecan Grove’s 10th Annual Winter Carnival on December 2

Pecan Grove Primary’s 10th Annual Winter Carnival is scheduled for December 2, from 9:00 a.m. until 12:00 p.m.  at the school’s Gonzales campus.  This is an exciting event for our school and a great way to get in the Christmas Spirit.  Make plans to check it out; we promise you will have no regrets. Among […]