Jelice Chatman appointed Assistant Principal of Sorrento Primary

Donaldsonville, La. — Ascension Public Schools announces the appointment of Jelice Chatman as Assistant Principal of Sorrento Primary School. Chatman, who currently serves as a Master Teacher at G.W. Carver Primary School, will transition to her new position in July. “I am excited to announce the appointment of another courageous school leader in Ascension Parish. Ms. Chatman […]

BASF and employees donate $335,000 to Capital Area United Way

GEISMAR, LA, May 28, 2019 – At a recent jambalaya cook-off event, BASF presented Capital Area United Way a $335,000 check. The donation represents the total amount pledged during the 2018-2019 United Way campaign by BASF and employees from the Geismar and North Geismar sites. The 2019 total is a $35,000 increase from the previous […]

Dutchtown HS’ Carli Francois among finalists for LA Principal of the Year

BATON ROUGE, La. – The Louisiana Department of Education today announced the finalists for the 2020 Teacher and Principal of the Year awards during a reception hosted by First Lady Donna Edwards and Dream Teachers, LLC, at the Louisiana Governor’s Mansion. The 18 finalists are elementary, middle, and high school educators from school systems across […]

Bridgett Hudson appointed Principal of Oak Grove Primary School

Donaldsonville, La. — Ascension Public Schools announces the appointment of Bridgett Hudson as Principal of Oak Grove Primary School (OGP). Hudson, who currently serves as Assistant Principal of OGP, will transition to her new position in July 2019 as current Principal Eve Fredric assumes an instructional supervisor position. “Mrs. Hudson has been the assistant principal at […]

SAHS Lady Gators State Championship Softball team recognized

At the May 9 Council Recreation Committee meeting, Ascension Parish President Kenny Matassa recognized the St. Amant High School Lady Gators Softball 2019 State Champions. The St. Amant Lady Gators Softball Team finished the 2019 season with a record of 28 wins and 2 losses. They placed 12 players on the All District Team, including […]

St. Amant HS senior awarded Sheriff’s Association scholarship

Sheriff Bobby Webre announced that Delaney Inabnet, a student at St. Amant High School has been named the recipient of a $500 academic scholarship from the Louisiana Sheriffs’ Scholarship Program for the 2018-2019 school year. The Sheriff’s Scholarship is made possible by the Louisiana Sheriffs’ Honorary Membership Program (LSHMP). Louisiana Sheriffs’ provide scholarships to graduating […]

Frederick Million, Jr. receives Dawn Shivers Memorial Scholarship

Sheriff Bobby Webre announces that Frederick Million Jr. of East Ascension High School is the recipient of the Dawn Shivers Memorial Scholarship for the 2018-2019 school year. Students are selected based on qualities of academic achievement, leadership, and character. Students must attach a transcript and write an essay on someone who has influenced them. “The […]

Dutchtown HS Co-Valedictorian Jackson LeBoeuf

Jackson Renae LeBoeuf is the son of Brandi and Jason Kilpatrick, and Troy and Ashley LeBoeuf of Prairieville.    While attending Dutchtown High, our valedictorian maintained a grade point average of 4.625.  Jackson served as president of Dutchtown High Beta Club and Science Club (2018-2019), was vice president of Student Council for the senior class (2018-2019) […]

Dutchtown HS Co-Salutatorian Camille Peno

Camille Marie Peno is the daughter of Jason and Patricia Peno and is a resident of Gonzales.  While attending Dutchtown High, our salutatorian maintained a 4.6 grade point average. Camille participated in various clubs such as: Beta Club, National Honor Society, Science Club, Rho Kappa National Honor Society, Student Council, and Quiz Bowl.  In addition, […]

Dutchtown HS Co-Salutatorian Kaylin Mason

Kaylin Marie Mason is the daughter of Craig and Sommer Mason of Geismar.  While attending Dutchtown High, our salutatorian maintained a 4.6 grade point average. Kaylin was a four- year member of Dutchtown High Cheer Team where she was varsity cheer captain and UCA All-American. Her squad was two-time State Cheer Champions, and two-time High […]