Schools Closing Ahead of Cold Weather For Tuesday
School boards throughout Acadiana--and south Louisiana-- are announcing closures for Tuesday, January 16 due to pending freeze warnings for tonight into tomorrow morning.
We will continue updating the list as school systems announce closures throughout the evening.
All Lafayette Parish public schools will be closed Tuesday. LPSS officials will decide tomorrow if classes will resume on Wednesday.
Private/parochial/charter school closures
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Jefferson Davis Parish
All Jefferson Davis Parish schools will be closed Tuesday.
All Calcasieu Parish schools will be closed Tuesday.
Other Acadiana parishes, including Evangeline and St. Landry, have announced that as of 3:30 p.m. today the schools are still open, but school system officials are closely monitoring the weather forecasts. Administrators will make a decision on the school status this evening.