Ascension partners with Ochsner to offer free COVID-19 testing

Ascension Parish President Clint Cointment announced today that the Parish has partnered with Ochsner Health System to offer free COVID-19 testing at Lamar-Dixon Expo Center. “I am very pleased to once again be able to offer free testing to our people,” said President Cointment. “This cooperative endeavor with Ochsner has made it possible, and I […]

Donations accepted for Sherriff Bobby Webre’s Christmas Crusade

We are so excited to partner with Volunteer Ascension and Rotary Club of Greater Ascension to help raise funds for our Christmas Crusade Program. Thank you in advance for your donations. https://www.mightycause.com/story/Christmascrusade The Christmas Crusade program has been committed and dedicated to helping disadvantaged children, from newborns to 12 years of age in Ascension Parish. The program, now in […]

AP Schools 12th Grade Students of the Year

Ascension Public Schools Ascension Public Schools announces the 2020-21 Students of the Year for fifth, eighth, and twelfth grades. These outstanding students will be recognized at the Jan. 5, 2021, Ascension Parish School Board meeting, and the district winner will be named at that time. “It is always special when we can recognize and celebrate student […]

AP Schools to continue operating within Phase 3 guidelines

November 25, 2020 Dear Ascension Public Schools Family, Yesterday, Governor John Bel Edwards issued a new Executive Order for Louisiana’s response to COVID-19. During his press conference, he complimented the work of Louisiana’s schools and applauded the efforts to follow safety guidelines that enable schools to offer in-person learning while mitigating infectious spread. In Section […]

AP Schools 8th Grade Students of the Year

Ascension Public Schools Ascension Public Schools announces the 2020-21 Students of the Year for fifth, eighth, and twelfth grades. These outstanding students will be recognized at the Jan. 5, 2021, Ascension Parish School Board meeting, and the district winner will be named at that time. “It is always special when we can recognize and celebrate student […]

AP Schools 5th Grade Students of the Year

Ascension Public Schools Ascension Public Schools announces the 2020-21 Students of the Year for fifth, eighth, and twelfth grades. These outstanding students will be recognized at the Jan. 5, 2021, Ascension Parish School Board meeting, and the district winner will be named at that time. “It is always special when we can recognize and celebrate student […]

Parish Council recognizes Ascension Outlaws

The Ascension Parish Council took time out of its November 19 meeting to recognize an outstanding group of student athletes for their accomplishments. The “Ascension Outlaws 2030” is a USSSA 8U (eight years of age and under) fastpitch softball tournament team from Ascension Parish that enjoyed tremendous success in the Fall of 2020. They finished […]

APSO’s Capello appointed to FBI National Academy Board of Directors

Congratulations to Deputy Chief Donald Capello for his recent appointment to the Board of Directors for the FBI National Academy Associates (FBINAA), Louisiana Chapter. Donald will represent all FBINAA graduates on upcoming training and nationwide networking. Members of the board are exclusively selected by past presidents of the FBINAA Louisiana Chapter. Sheriff Bobby Webre would […]

AP Schools announces Bluff/Bluff Ridge Assistant Principals

Ascension Public Schools announces the appointments of new school leaders. Aubrey Yates is the Supervisor of Transporation, Dawn Alston is the Assistant Principal of Bluff Middle School, and Jeanne Daigle is the Assistant Principal of Bluff Ridge Primary School. “I am excited to introduce some of our outstanding employees that are taking on new leadership roles,” said […]

Bluff Middle School ribbon cutting

On Monday, November 10, 2020, Bluff Middle celebrated its grand opening with a ribbon-cutting. Congratulations Bluff Middle School!