|DISTRICT NEWS, Attention NonPublic and Home Study Students - 2015.02.11
The following policy is applicable during the 2015-16 school year for nonpublic and home study students entering Ascension Parish Schools in the 5th or 9th grade.
Students who are transferring to 5th or 9th grade from an accredited nonpublic school:
- Are not required to take the PARCC (ELA /Math) or LEAP (Science/Social Studies) tests.
- Upon enrollment, must provide an official transcript or report card certifying promotion to the 5th or 9th grade.
Students who are transferring to 5th or 9th grade from a non-accredited school or a home study program:
- Are not required to take the PARCC (ELA/Math) or LEAP (Science/Social Studies) tests.
- Prior to enrollment, must be administered the selected IOWA Basic Skills Placement test.
For questions please contact Linda Honey, Supervisor of Child Welfare & Attendance at 225-391-7194.
|DISTRICT NEWS, Blackboard & System Upgrades - 2015.01.15
Dear Parents & Guardians –
The Ascension Parish Schools’ Blackboard web system is currently down for upgrades and maintenance. During the outage student grades, attendance records, and lunch balances can be accessed through PowerSchool. Classroom content, however, will be unavailable until Tuesday, January 20.
For a list of links to popular websites that are used by students, faculty and staff, please visit https://bb9.apsb.org, or www.apsb.org and click on the Blackboard link.
We appreciate your patience during this process.
Technology Department of the Ascension Parish School Board