Applications for the 2019-2020 school year will be taken beginning April 1st. 

Please upload all required documents in order to ensure your application is complete and can be processed.




2019 – 2020 Early Childhood Timeline


May 15 through July 16                 Eligible families will receive email notification of student acceptance

August 6 -8, 2019                            Teachers will contact parents to schedule student screenings

August 8, 2019                                 First day of school for qualifying Special Education PK students

August 8 – 14, 2019                        Student screenings by appointment at school sites

August 19, 2019

Parent Orientation Meeting for the following school sites:

AUGUST 20, 2019

Parent Orientation Meetings for the following school sites:

9:00  Ascension Head Start

9:00   GW Carver

1:00  Donaldsonville Primary School

9:00   Dutchtown Primary


9:00  St. Amant Primary


9:00  Prairieville Primary


9:00  Duplessis Primary


9:00  Central Primary


9:00  Lakeside Primary


9:30  Oak Grove Primary


9:30  Galvez Primary


10:00  Lake Elementary


1:00  Pecan Grove Primary


1:00 Sorrento Primary


1:00  Bullion Primary


2:00 Spanish Lake Primary


2:00  Gonzales Primary




August 21 – 27, 2019                     Home Visits for Head Start funded sites at AHS, DVPS, GWC,PGP, GOPS


August 21 – 23, 2019                     Staggered entrance dates for non-Head Start funded sites

                                                            (students attend one of the three days)

              All students will attend daily at non-Head Start funded sites beginning  August 26th.


August 28 – 30, 2019                     Staggered entrance dates for Head Start funded Sites

                                                            (students attend one of the three days)

                                                          All students will attend daily at Head Start funded sites beginning  September 3rd


The TOTS machine is located at Gonzales Primary School located at 521 North Burnside Ave. in Gonzales







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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