|DISTRICT NEWS, Meetings Scheduled to Discuss Ascension Parks - 2014.02.28
The Parks and Recreation Committee of Ascension Parish would like to receive input from the citizens of the parish on its proposed parks and recreation plan for Ascension Parish.
There are a series of meetings planned where they will discuss local parks, the Donaldsonville fairgrounds sports park, a multiplex sports park on the Lamar Dixon property, and a Manchac kayak and nature trail.
Locations and dates are as follows:
· March 10 – Lemann Community Center in Donaldsonville
· March 12 – Oak Grove Primary School Cafeteria
· March 17 – St. Amant Community Center (Recreation Park)
· March 18 – Lamar Dixon Expo Center
· March 19 – Geismar Community Center
The meetings will be from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM each evening. Citizens will have an opportunity to register for a drawing to win sports equipment.
For questions please contact the Ascension Parish Recreation Department at 225-621-9661.
|DISTRICT NEWS, Schools to Close Due to Expected Winter Weather - 2014.01.29
Ascension Parish Public Schools Closed Thursday, January 30
Due to Possible Hazardous Driving Conditions
While the worst of the weather event is over, there is still the possibility of ice on roadways during the early morning bus routes which could cause hazardous driving conditions. The Ascension Parish Public School System in consultation with the Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office and the Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness has made the decision to close all Ascension Parish Public Schools and offices on Thursday, January 30, 2014. Please continue to check the school board website, www.apsb.org, Facebook and Twitter, as well as local news media outlets periodically for all important information as it relates to Ascension Parish Public Schools. We will continue to provide updates as necessary.
|EXPLORE/PLAN Bell Schedule 3/11/14 - 2014.03.06 7:30 a.m. – 11:15 a.m. Testing – 9th and 10th Graders
11:15 a.m. – 11:50 a.m. LUNCH
11:54 a.m. – 12:44 p.m. 5th Period for All (9th-12th Grades)
12:44 p.m. DISMISSAL
· Juniors and Seniors who drive will arrive at 11:45 a.m. to attend 5th period class. These students should eat lunch before arriving on campus.
· Juniors and Seniors who ride the bus will report to the gym once the bell rings at 7:30 a.m. They will remain in the gym until testing is over (11:15 a.m.) Teachers will be assigned to the gym to supervise these students.
|Teacher of the Year - 2013.11.18Mark Ebarb has been selected as the Dutchown High School Teacher of the Year. In addition to teaching English IV classes, Mr. Ebarb sponsors several clubs and activities including Beta, Quiz Bowl, Allied Health, and homecoming. We wish Mr. Ebarb luck as he moves onto the District level competition!
|Student of the Year - 2013.11.14Dutchtown High School is proud to announce our 2013-14 Student of the Year, Hira Hasan! Hira's outstanding acadmenic performance and many awards and activities helped her to achieve this honor. Congratulations, Hira!