2020 Bond Election Information

The Future is NOW

Ascension Schools Funding EXTENSION Information

 

2020 Bond Extension The Future is Now

Vote Saturday, August 15, 2020

The Ascension Parish School Board is asking voters to extend an existing 15.08 mills to fund designated construction projects and improvements across the district.

The proposal includes a much-needed new high school, updated classrooms, and athletic facilities, and other major improvements. The dedicated millage has supported capital improvements for 40 years.

2020 Bond Construction Projects:

$79,550,000 . . . New High School in Prairieville

$27,000,000 . . . East Ascension High School Makeover

$   7,590,000 . . . Playing Surface Upgrades with Artificial Grass at All High School Stadiums

$   5,000,000 . . . Gonzales Middle School Renovations and Improvements 

$   4,470,000 . . . St. Amant Primary School Classroom Addition

$   4,000,000 . . . St. Amant Middle School Classroom Buildings A & B Renovations

$   2,600,000 . . . Dutchtown Middle School Classroom Buildings A & B Renovations

  2,370,000 . . . Information Technology Center

$   2,360,000 . . . Donaldsonville High School Commons Area Expansion and Parking Improvements

$   2,060,000 . . . Roofing Replacements at Donaldsonville High School and St. Amant High School

$   1,500,000 . . . Dutchtown High School Rear Access Road

$       500,000 . . . Lowery Middle School Library and Professional Development Room Upgrades

$       500,000 . . . Property Acquisitions  

$       500,000 . . . Additional Security Improvements

Total Investment $140 million with NO Increase in Millage Rates

EARLY VOTING: July 25 - August 8, except Sunday at the Donaldsonville and Gonzales Courthouses and Oak Grove Community Center

 

MORE INFORMATION   

 

 

2020 Election Flyer

2020 Election Video

2020 Election Public Meetings Flyer

2020 Election Slideshow

ASCEND Magazine

Promises Made. Promises Kept.

Bond Election Virtual Meeting Recording

 

2020 BOND EXTENSION PUBLIC FORUMS

 

6:00 p.m., March 3rd at Donaldsonville High School, 100 Tiger Drive; Donaldsonville, LA 70346

Special invitations to parents whose children attend the following schools:

  • Headstart PreK
  • Donaldsonville Primary
  • Lowery Elementary
  • Lowery Middle
  • Donaldsonville High

 

6:00 p.m., July 14th at East Ascension High School Cafetorium, 612 East Worthy Road, Gonzales, LA 70737

Special invitations to parents whose children attend the following schools:

  • Central Primary
  • Duplessis Primary
  • GW Carver Primary
  • Gonzales Primary
  • Pecan Grove Primary
  • Central Middle
  • Gonzales Middle
  • East Ascension High
  • Early College Option

 

6:00 p.m., July 15th at St. Amant High School Cafetorium, 12035 LA Hwy. 431, St. Amant, LA 70774

Special invitations to parents whose children attend the following schools:

  • Galvez Primary
  • Lake Elementary
  • Lakeside Primary
  • St. Amant Primary
  • Galvez Middle
  • St. Amant Middle
  • St. Amant High
  • APPLe Digital Academy

 

6:00 p.m., July 16th at Dutchtown High School Cafetorium, 13165 LA HWY 73; Geismar, LA 70734

Special invitations to parents whose children attend the following schools:

  • Dutchtown Primary
  • Oak Grove Primary
  • Prairieville Primary
  • Spanish Lake Primary
  • Dutchtown Middle
  • Prairieville Middle
  • Dutchtown High

 

12:00 p.m., Monday, July 20, 2020, Virtual Meeting

Register at https://register.gotowebinar.com/register/5859118651967446539