APSB appoints Assistant Principals

Donaldsonville, La — Ascension Public Schools announces the appointment of two new assistant principals: Kim Ammons at Prairieville Primary School and Erin Esneault at Central Primary School. Both were introduced at the June 19 Ascension Parish School Board meeting. “We have a pipeline of teacher leaders who are ready to take on a new role of not only […]

Kabuki Dancers to perform at Ascension Parish Libraries

Every year, Ascension Parish Library is proud to welcome great performing artists as part of our summer reading program.  Join us on Monday, June 25th at 10:30 AM in Galvez and 2:00 PM in Donaldsonville or on Tuesday, June 26th at 10:30 AM in Dutchtown and 2:00 PM in Gonzales as the Kabuki Dancers put […]

Sonia Reado a finalist for Louisiana Associated Educators Volunteer of the Year

Donaldsonville, LA — Spanish Lake Primary parent volunteer Sonia Reado was a finalist for Associated Professional Educators of Louisiana (APEL) Volunteer of the Year award for 2018. Nominated by librarian Alicia Turner, Reado was recently recognized in a ceremony in Baton Rouge. “We are so happy that Sonia’s generous donation of her time is being recognized at […]

Jeff Boyer’s Bubble-Trouble highlights busy week at libraries

Every year, Ascension Parish Library is proud to welcome great performing artists as part of our summer reading program.  Join us on Thursday, June 21st at 10:30 AM in Donaldsonville and 2:00 PM in Galvez or on Friday, June 22nd at 10:30 AM in Dutchtown and 2:00 PM in Gonzales as Jeff Boyer puts on […]

Ascension Libraries Rock! Teen Reading Program this week

This year’s Teen Summer Reading Theme is Libraries Rock, and we’re kicking off our summer with all sorts of programs that will rock your world!  Show off your love of rock ‘n roll with your very own genuine guitar gear. On Monday, June 18th at 4:00 PM in Galvez and on Thursday, June 21st at […]

Free Seminar aids in Starting Your Own Business

Ascension Parish Library invites all interested persons to attend a free small business seminar, Starting and Financing a Small Business.  It is designed for individuals who want to learn what it takes to start and run a successful small business.  The program will focus on helping participants learn how to determine the feasibility of their […]

Ascension Public Schools appoints new Administrative Positions

Donaldsonville, LA — Ascension Public Schools announces the appointment of five new administrative hires: Michelle Parr Mullins as Principal of St. Amant Primary, Paul Sampson as Principal of Lowery Middle, Mikie Long as Assistant Principal of Lake Elementary, Melissa Zeller as Assistant Principal of APPLe Digital Academy and Dawn Love as Instructional Supervisor of TAP Implementation and Teacher Development. […]

APSB employees earn Doctoral Degrees

Pictured from left: Matthew Monceaux, Andy Kling, Roddy Melancon, Robyn Simmons, Jeremy Muse, Martha Babin, Latatia Johnson, Melissa Langlois and Karen Becnel. Not pictured are Erin Babin and Karla Migues. Donaldsonville, LA — The Ascension Parish School Board recently recognized 11 employees who earned Doctor of Education (Ed.D.) degrees this year. “These are principals, teachers and administrators that […]

LA National Guard honors Superintendent David Alexander and Chad Lynch

Louisiana National Guard Colonel Keith Waddell (center) bestows the Distinguished Civilian Service Medal to Director of Planning and Construction Chad Lynch (left) and Superintendent David Alexander (right). Donaldsonville, LA —  The Louisiana National Guard bestowed The Distinguished Civilian Service Medal to Ascension Public Schools Superintendent David Alexander and Director of Planning and Construction Chad Lynch […]

Tabitha Vu named Outstanding High School Chemistry Teacher of the Year

Geismar, LA — Dutchtown High School (DTHS) chemistry teacher Tabitha Vu was selected Outstanding High School Chemistry Teacher of the Year by the Baton Rouge section of the American Chemical Society (ACS). She received an award at the Coates Award Banquet located at Ashley Manor on May 9. “Tabitha is an outstanding teacher and very deserving of […]