Volunteer Ascension’s Christmas Movie Night (12/15)

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas!  Mark your calendars for Saturday, December 15th!  It’s Volunteer Ascension’s Annual Christmas Movie Night!!  The festivities begin at 6:00 p.m. in the Gonzales Middle School’s Gym at 1502 W. Orice Roth Road in Gonzales. You’re invited for a great night of family fun.  This year’s movie features […]

Iron Chef Dessert Battle at four Ascension Parish Libraries

Do you have what it takes to become the first Ascension Parish Library Teen Iron Chef?  This is your time to shine and let your creative juices flow.  Teens in grades 6 and up will reinvent our secret ingredient into a signature dish using a variety of ingredients.  Let‘s find out how creative you can […]

Gonzales Middle students participate in Special Olympics Bowling Event

On Wednesday, December 5, 2018, Ms. Carla Babin’s Mighty Bulldogs at Gonzales Middle competed in the bowling event for the 2018 Special Olympics. Out of the six students, four brought home 1st place wins, with one taking a 3rd, and another taking 5th place. We are so proud of our mighty Bulldogs who are so […]

Kanji Club at Gonzales Library (12/17)

At this month’s session of Kanji Klub, on Monday, December 17 at 6 PM in Gonzales, it’s time to get in the Christmas spirit. We’ll be watching Christmas episodes of Polar Bear’s Café, Sword Art Online, Is The Order A Rabbit, and The iDOLM@STER while crafting kimekomi ornaments. Kimekomi is a technique where a pattern […]

My Achy Feet: Problems foot pain can indicate (at Gonzales Library)

Foot pain can make everyday activities such as standing, walking, running, or dancing extremely difficult.  Unfortunately, most people do not pay attention to their feet until they begin to experience foot pain.  Foot pain and stiffness can come from a variety of sources.  Foot pain from plantar fasciitis, heel spurs, and arthritis can be very […]

Marguerite Guillot appointed Principal of Bullion Primary School

Gonzales, La. — Ascension Public Schools announces the appointment of Marguerite Guillot as Principal of Bullion Primary School. Guillot, who currently serves as Assistant Principal of St. Amant Primary (SAPS) will transition to her new position in January 2019. “Marguerite has school leadership in her blood. She has done a fantastic job as an assistant principal, and I […]

Ascension Schools gives back to community for Thanksgiving

The G.W. Carver Primary 4-H club hosted a class competition food drive. Mrs. Palmer’s class won the competition with 1,475 donated items. NOTE: The following press release was written by PIO Intern Marlie Lynch, a senior at LSU. Donaldsonville, LA. – Ascension Public Schools put the “giving” in Thanksgiving this year by hosting and participating in events to […]

Gonzales Middle School students spread Christmas cheer

Mrs. Carla Babin’s students at Gonzales Middle School pose with staff members as they delivered handmade Christmas pins. This project was made possible by the Innovative and Sensory Arts grant from EATEL. Pictured: Neo Morris, Mason Reynard, and Joshua Sanchez pose with Facility Manager Mrs. Henrietta Coleman, the cafeteria staff and Teacher Ms. Miriam Davis

Gonzales Middle School November Bulldog Buck Bonanza Winners

On Friday, November 30, 2018, Gonzales Middle School announced the November 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 […]

7 Ways to Cut Costs of Going to College

By: Globexitsolutions What is the most difficult thing about being a college student? It’s taking care of your finances! Students have to make tough choices. To make sure you keep making the right choices, we are giving you the following saving tips! The Basic Amenities When you are living away from home, there are a […]