One-Hour Early Release Due to Severe Weather

Ascension Public Schools will have a one-hour early dismissal today, Wednesday, March 17, 2021, due to the threat of severe weather in our area.
Middle and high schools will dismiss at 1:30 p.m. and primary schools will dismiss at 2:30 p.m. All district offices will close by 3:30 p.m. Please note, this does not impact Dutchtown High School’s previously scheduled early release at 12:44 p.m.
This decision was made in consultation with emergency officials and out of an abundance of caution.
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