Donaldsonville students of the year recognized
The 2015-16 Students of the Year were honored by the Ascension Parish School Board at its meeting, Jan. 19. Awards were given to one student from each school plus one district winner for each grade level: fifth grade, eighth grade and twelfth grade.
Students of the Year in Donaldsonville schools are Lawrence Brown, Donaldsonville High School; Laura Gutierrez, Lowery Middle School and Hailey Butler, Lowery Elementary.
Ascension Public Schools Superintendent Patrice Pujol thanked the students for their hard work.
“Your accomplishments are truly inspirational,” Pujol said. “Not only have you put forth exceptional efforts in the classroom, but also in our communities through leadership and service. You exemplify what is excellent in Ascension Public Schools.”