As the 2017/2018 school year is about to start, there are still many questions about the busing situation. In some cases, there are students who still haven't been assigned a bus stop for the start of school Wednesday. The Lafayette Parish School System will be open again tomorrow for parents who need answers and solutions about their kid's busing situation.
Back in August the Lafayette Parish School Board proposed new school zones for Lafayette Parish. After a few board meetings on the subject, it seems the School Board could officially adopt these new zoning maps later today.
From all of us at Townsquare Media, please know how appreciative we are of your Herculean efforts to fix this easily solved need this Christmas. You have definitively set in motion a chain of events for these kids that all of us in Acadiana will benefit from as these children grow up in our community.
Lafayette Parish School Board member for District 6, Justin Centanni, spoke with Rob and Bernie on Acadiana Morning News to give his thoughts on the naming discussion and the board's goals for the name of the new Lafayette parish high school.
The naming of a new high school for Lafayette Parish has become controversial in the last few days, and Youngsville Mayor Ken Ritter spoke to Rob and Bernie on Acadiana Morning News to explain why he feels the naming process has been unfair to the Youngsville community and how it lacks transparency.