Early Childhood Programs

Public Head Start Public Pre-K Classes Private Childcare Centers that Accept Childcare Assistance Funding (CCAP)
  • Open to 3 year old children
  • Child must be 3 by Sept. 30
  • Located in Donaldsonville
  • Family household income must be at or below federal poverty guidelines (100% FPL)
  • Open to 4 year old children
  • Must be 4 by Sept. 30
  • Public School attendance zone requirements
  • Must meet income eligibility guidelines (185% FPL)
  • No tuition cost to parents
  • Open to children from birth to 4 years old
  • Tuition assistance offered depending upon household income
  • Over 20 participating early learning centers in Ascension Parish

Public Pre K programs are state and federally funded; therefore, there are limited openings available at each site. Completing an application does not guarantee placement.

The Ascension Parish School Pre-K programs, Head Start and child care centers accepting public funding have united to form The Ascension Parish Early Childhood Community Network in order to:

Ascension Parish Early Childhood Community Network  Providers:

Louisiana School finder

The Louisiana School Finder is an interactive, online tool that provides families with information about schools and child care centers that receive state and federal funding.  Performance ratings for each of the early childhood sites in our network may be found at  http://www.louisianaschools.com

 

SCHOOL BASED PRESCHOOL SITES

Public Preschool Sites

Location

Phone Number

Ages Served

Head Start

Public School PK (income based)

Universal

(no income requirements)

Special Education

(no income requirement)

Ascension Head Start Site #1

603 Lee Avenue
Donaldsonville, LA 70346

225-391-7351

PK3

YES

YES

 

YES

Central Primary School

 

225-391-7700

PK4

 

YES

 

YES

Donaldsonville Primary School

38210 Hwy. 3089
Donaldsonville, LA 70346

225-391-7600

PK4

YES

YES

YES

YES

Duplessis Primary School

 

225-391-6650

PK4

 

YES

 

YES

Dutchtown Primary School

 

225-391-7850

PK4

 

YES

 

YES

Galvez Primary School

 

225-391-6600

PK4

 

YES

 

YES

Gonzales Primary School

521 N. Burnside Avenue
Gonzales, LA 70737

225-391-6700

PK4

YES

YES

 

 

G. W. Carver Primary School

11310 Legacy Oaks Lane
Gonzales, LA 70737

225-391-6800

PK4

YES

YES

 

YES

Lake Elementary School

 

225-391-6550

PK4

 

YES

 

YES

Lakeside Elementary School

 

225-391-7750

PK4

 

YES

 

YES

Oak Grove Primary School

 

225-391-6750

PK4

 

YES

 

YES

Pecan Grove Primary School

1712 S. Pecan Grove Ave.
Gonzales, LA 70737

225-391-7450

PK4

YES

YES

 

YES

Prairieville Primary School

 

225-391-7400

PK4

 

YES

 

YES

St. Amant Primary School

 

225-391-7950

PK4

 

YES

 

YES

Sorrento Primary School

 

225-391-6900

PK4

 

YES

 

YES

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

NON-PUBLIC CHILD CARE CENTERS

Private Child Care Centers that Accept Childcare Assistance (CCAP)

Location

Phone

Ages Served

CCAP

A Love for Kids, LLC

38332 Highway 929
Prairieville, LA 70769

225-313-6507

0 - 4

YES

Baby Your Baby Childcare

2724 S. Hodgeson, Gonzales LA  70737

225-644-5430 

0 – 4

YES

Brighter Horizons Academy

40424 Parker Rd
Prairieville, LA 70769

225-622-2762

0 – 4

YES

Brown Bears Child Care Center, LLC

2146 South Burnside Ave.
Gonzales, LA 70737

225-647-2327

0 – 4

YES

Genesis Learning Center

902 E. Hwy 30
Gonzales, LA 70737

225-644-7278

0 – 4

YES

Grace Learning Center

855 S Nickens Ave, Gonzales, LA  70737

225-937-9319

0-4

YES

Kidz Karousel Academy South

37485 Ultima Plaza Blvd.

Prairieville, LA  70769

225-673-2000

0 – 4

YES

Le Chateau des Juenes

42382 Cannon Rd.

Gonzales, LA  70737

225-647-5437

0 – 4

YES

Little Doves Daycare

14130 Highway 44
Gonzales, LA 70737

225-744-4808

0 – 4

YES

Little Lads and Lassies Learning Center

38026 Highway 621
Gonzales, LA 70737

225-673-3797

3 - 4

YES

Little Learner's Preparatory Academy

430 East New River Street
Gonzales, LA 70737

225-888-4484

0 – 4

YES

Maw Maw Mason's Daycare & Learning #2

601 Lessard Street
Donaldsonville, LA 70346

225-473-9976

0 – 4

YES

Totally Kidz Daycare

714 West Worthey Street
Gonzales, LA 70737

225-644-4529

0 – 4

YES

Tree Top Child Care

904 W Worthey St.
Gonzales, LA 70737

225-647-9911

0 – 4

YES

Stepping Stones Early Learning Academy 210 E. Caldwell Street, Gonzales, LA  70737 225-644-4994 0-4 YES
Wonder Kids 38050 Post Office Road, Prairieville, LA  70769 225-253-6955 0-4 YES

 

 

It is the policy of the Ascension Parish School Board to provide equal opportunities without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, age, disabilities, or veteran status in its educational programs and activities. This includes, but is not limited to, admissions, educational services, financial aid, and employment.

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