Ascension Parish is currently one of the fastest growing areas in Louisiana. To keep pace with the increased enrollment, five new school recently opened while another, Sorrento Primary, is scheduled to open for the 2011-12 school year. All schools are air-conditioned and are maintained by well-trained maintenance and janitorial staffs.
Grounded in the belief that all students can learn, the Ascension Parish School System's mission is to provide the opportunity and encouragement necessary to develop their abilities and talents to the fullest extent possible.
The system plans to continue to strive toward educational excellence for all Ascension Parish school children.
All public schools in the parish are state approved and are recognized by the Louisiana Department of Education as meeting the standards prescribed by the state Board of Elementary and Secondary Education.
In addition to state accreditation, all schools have attained regional accreditation through the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS).
The Ascension Parish School System is committed to provide a curriculum for all students that is balanced, well-rounded and provides the student with as much knowledge as possible that prepares them for the post-graduation track they have chosen.
From preschool to graduation night, the Ascension Parish School System provides its students with a well-rounded curriculum designed to produce outstanding results yet be sufficiently flexible to meet the needs of most every student. – less – More from ZoomInfo »