Graduates from six Ascension Parish public and private schools picked up diplomas during ceremonies held last week.

East Ascension High School’s graduating class kicked off the week with commencement held May 15 in Spartan Stadium.

Dutchtown High School seniors graduated May 16, with Donaldsonville and St. Amant classes having ceremonies on May 17.

Ascension Catholic Regional Diocesan School held its commencement May 17 in Ascension of Our Lord Catholic Church and Ascension Christian High School made history Saturday when it graduated its 100th student.