Groundbreaking for Sugar Mill Primary School today

Prairieville, La. — The Ascension Parish School Board will hold a Groundbreaking Ceremony for Sugar Mill Primary School on Friday, Nov. 22, 2019 at 11:30 a.m. This is the last of four new schools being built as part of the $120 million construction bond passed by voters in 2016.

The new school is scheduled to open in Fall 2021 to relieve growing enrollment at Central Primary and Duplessis Primary schools.

WHAT: Groundbreaking for Sugar Mill Primary School
WHEN: 11:30 a.m., Friday, Nov. 22, 2019
WHERE: 39319 Germany Road, Prairieville, LA 70769

Local elected officials, as well as members of the public, are invited to attend. A design sketch for the new school is included below. Contact Jackie Tisdell if you would like a high resolution image or have any special media coverage requests.

For more information about construction projects in Ascension Public Schools, visit