Jul 24, 2014 4:32 PM by KATC
Some students in Vermilion Parish will be spending their Saturdays in a classroom.
Officials say it's because the new North Vermilion Middle School under construction won't be complete in time for the first day of school on Aug. 11.
The delayed construction will affect both North Vermilion Middle students and North Vermilion High School students for at least the first month of class.
For the first week of classes, middle school students will attend class at the high school on Monday, Wednesday and Friday and high school students will go on Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday.
The school days will start at 7:18 a.m. and end at 2:38 p.m.
The second week the schedule will flip.
The schedule is as follows:
-North Vermilion Middle -
Week 1: Aug. 11, 13, 15
Week 2: Aug. 19, 21, 23
Week 3: Aug. 25, 27, 29
Week 4: Sept. 2,4
-North Vermilion High-
Week 1: Aug. 12, 14, 16
Week 2: Aug. 18, 20, 22
Week 3: Aug. 26, 28
Week 4: Sept. 3, 5