Ascension public schools registration for kindergarten and prekindergarten will be April 4-8, school officials have announced.

Registration is set from 9 a.m. to noon as follows:

MONDAY: Central, Oak Grove and Prairieville primary schools.

TUESDAY: Donaldsonville and St. Amant primary schools.

WEDNESDAY: Duplessis, Dutchtown, Spanish Lake primary.

APRIL 7: G.W. Carver, Gonzales, Pecan Grove and Sorrento primary.

APRIL 8: Lakeside Primary, Lake Elementary and Galvez Primary schools.

Those entering kindergarten should be 5 years old by Sept. 30. Those entering prekindergarten should be 4, and Head Start in Donaldsonville has limited availability for its program for 3-year-olds.

At the time of registration, parents or guardians must present the child’s birth certificate, up-to-date immunization records, proof of residence and child’s Social Security card.

Parents unsure of which school they should register for can visit and enter in a home address to pull up their respective school district.

For more information, visit or for more information about pre-K programs and eligibility, visit