Updated: Feb 19
School districts across Acadiana are already closing their schools, considering the wintry weather we have been facing.
Below is a list of school districts closures for Friday, February 19th:
Acadia Parish School District- "APSS plans to resume normal operations on Monday, February 22, 2021."
Calcasieu Parish School District- "The school board says they will not be able to fully identify and repair pipe leaks until water pressure returns across the district."
Jeff Davis Parish School District- "All Jeff Davis Parish public schools will be closed Friday, February 19, 2021, according to John Hall, Asst. Superintendent."
Vermillion Parish School District- "Vermillion Parish public schools will be closed on Friday."
Evangeline Parish School District- "Superintendent Darwan Lazard says that due the impact of the recent winter storm, all schools and offices in the Evangeline Parish School District will be closed."
Iberia Parish School District- "Due to extended water issues and boil water advisories, public schools and offices will be closed in Iberia Parish on Friday, February 19, 2021."
Lafayette Parish School District- "Based on today’s assessment of facilities across the district, low water pressure, busted pipes, and heating issues remain a concern. "
St. Landry Parish School District- " The school systems says they are dealing a number of problems including water pressure, pipe leaks, and issues involving heating across the parish."
St. Mary Parish School District
St. Martin Parish School District
Diocese of Lafayette Schools- "The closure is due to ongoing winter weather concerns in Acadiana. The Diocese says that classes will resume Monday, February 22."
We will continue to update this link as more school closures are announced.