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The Lafayette Parish School System will close all schools and facilities Thursday, October 8, through Friday, October 9.
Friday’s Meals-to-Go pickup will be canceled
LPSS will provide an update late Sunday afternoon regarding the reopening of schools next week.
Acadiana Renaissance Charter Academy, LCA, First Baptist Christiaan, United Christian Academy and all 3 AES campuses will be closed Thursday and Friday.
Diocese of Lafayette
Bishop Douglas Deshotel has announced that all Catholic schools in the Diocese of Lafayette and central offices will be closed Thursday, October 8 and Friday, October 9 due to the advance of Hurricane Delta.
Some parts of the Diocese may cancel certain masses. Specific info should be available on your parish’s Facebook page.
The Acadia Parish School System will close all operations on Thursday, October 8 and Friday, October 9 due to Hurricane Delta.
Additional information will be provided after evaluating weather conditions over the weekend and hope to resume operations on Monday, October 12, 2020.
Vermilion Parish School Board Superintendent Byler has decided to close all Vermilion Parish Public Schools and Central Offices on Thursday, October 8, 2020, and Friday, October 9, 2020. Vermilion Parish Central Offices will close at 3:30 p.m. today, Wednesday, October 7, 2020.
St. Martin Parish
All St. Martin Parish public schools will be closed on Thursday and Friday.
Iberia Parish public schools and administrative offices, Acadiana Christian School and Highland Baptist will be closed Thursday and Friday.
St. Mary Parish
The approach of Hurricane Delta as a major hurricane will necessitate the closure of all schools and offices of the St. Mary Parish School Board on Thursday, October 8. Students will be scheduled for distance learning in lieu of attending school on campus October 8, which will foster a continuation of instructional activities while families make preparations for the impending hurricane.
All offices and schools of the St. Mary Parish School Board will be closed on Thursday, October 8 and schools and offices will remain closed for the previously scheduled “fall break” on Friday and Monday. Students and staff will return to school on Tuesday, October 13.
Parents should monitor school and district websites for ongoing coverage of the response to Hurricane Delta as events transpire.
Jeff Davis Parish
Jeff Davis Parish Superintendent Kirk Credeur says Jefferson Davis Parish schools are closed Thursday and Friday.
Evangeline Parish Schools Superintendent Darwan Lazard has announced the closure of all Evangeline Parish public schools Thursday, 10/8, and Friday 10/9 for all teachers, students, and certain employees.