Lowery MS prepares for the Special Olympics Louisiana Bowling Tournament

Mr. Joshua and Latrell Jones practice Latrell’s bowling skills as they prepare for the Special Olympics Louisiana Bowling Tournament on January 11, 2020.  Mrs. Stevens and Ms. Allen’s classes along with Coach Bourgeois, Mrs. Foret, Ms. Harrison, and Ms. Woods visited the bowling alley.  Our team will be competing later this school year against other […]

Gonzales MS completes Miles for Money for Susan G. Komen Donation

During the month of October, Gonzales Middle School students and staff completed running and walking miles to raise money.The school was recently hit with the devastating news that Facilities Manager, Mrs. Henreitta Coleman, has been diagnosed with breast cancer. Therefore, the students and staff wanted to show support and raise awareness for a devastating disease […]

SCHEDULE CHANGE: Dutchtown HS Theatre’s “Next to Normal” spotlights Mental Illness (November 13-16)

UPDATE: There are a couple of changes in the performance schedule due to DTHS hosting the football playoff game on Friday, 11/15. To accommodate noise and parking, it has been moved up to start at 6 p.m. A Sunday matinee has also been added. The show dates and times are as follows: Wednesday, Nov. 13 – Thursday, Nov. […]

Veterans Day: 100 Years of Honor and History at D’ville Library (11/14)

Veterans Day, originally known as “Armistice Day,” was first commemorated on November 11, 1919, the first anniversary of the end of World War I.  Veterans Day honors our military veterans, the valiant men and women who have served in the United States Armed Forces. Master Sergeant Tanya Whitney of the U.S. Army, an aircraft mechanic […]

St. Amant Middle’s Candace Sharper named Louisiana Counselor of the Year

**Please note: This press release was written by Public Information Office intern Caitlyn Little, who is a sophomore at Louisiana State University.** New Orleans, La. — St. Amant Middle School (SAMS) Counselor Candace Sharper was named the Louisiana School Counselor Association Middle School Counselor of the Year at the 2019 Louisiana Counseling Association (LCA) Annual Conference in […]

AP Schools Maintains “A” Rating under State’s Accountability System

BATON ROUGE — Students in Ascension Public Schools continue to make academic gains as evidenced in today’s release of the 2018-19 School Performance Scores (SPS) by the Louisiana Department of Education (LDOE). As a result of these gains, Ascension Parish maintains its “A” rating with a District Performance Score of 92.3 and is the largest school district in […]

Ascension Public Schools Announces the 2019-20 Teachers and Principals of the Year

Individual photos of the Teachers and Principals of the Year can be views and downloaded at www.apsb.org/TOYgallery. Scroll down to the bottom for caption. *Please note: The previous release had a misspelling of Dutchtown High teacher Stephanie Jardim. Please use this corrected version.  Donaldsonville, La. — Ascension Public Schools announces the Teachers of the Year and Principals […]

Louisiana students making great strides in math, reading proficiency

BATON ROUGE, La. – Louisiana achieved nation-leading outcomes in 2019 on the National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP), which measures the reading and math proficiency of students across the U.S. and individual states. NAEP is considered the nation’s report card and informs a number of national education rankings. Louisiana State Superintendent of Education John White released the […]

Gonzales Middle School October Bulldog Buck Bonanza winners

On Friday, November 1, 2019, Gonzales 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 […]

RPCC to host Practical Nursing informational session on Thursday

River Parishes Community College will host an Informational Session about Practical Nursing on Thursday, November 7 at its Gonzales campus.