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Acadiana school closures due to flooding

Posted at 10:35 AM, Oct 16, 2018
and last updated 2018-10-16 14:13:18-04

Severe flooding on Tuesday morning has caused several schools to close their doors in Acadiana. The following schools will be closed on October 16.

Iberia Parish Schools

Iberia Parish Superintendent Carey Laviolette says that Delcambre Elementary and Delcambre High School in Iberia Parish have closed.

Vermilion Parish Schools

All Vermilion Parish Schools will dismiss today at 11:00 am, according to interim superintendent Paul Hebert. Schools in the area were experiencing plumbing issues and lower attendance today due to flooding in the parish.

Vermilion Catholic, Mount Carmel, Maltrait Memorial closing at 11:00 a.m. in Vermilion Parish.

Parents were alerted of the early dismissal by school officials.

We will update this list if more schools close due to flooding or weather.

Read more on weather and closures, here.