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Schools in Acadiana announce closures ahead of Tuesday storms

Posted at 2:55 PM, Mar 21, 2022
and last updated 2022-03-22 07:44:56-04

Several parishes in Acadiana have announced closures for Tuesday, March 22, 2022.

The parishes that ARE CLOSED are as follows:

  • Catholic schools in the Diocese of Lafayette
  • Evangeline Parish Schools
  • St. Landry Parish Schools
  • Iberia Parish Schools. Officials say their twelve-month employees will be dismissed at 11:00 a.m.
  • Vermilion Schools
  • Lafayette Schools
  • St. Martin Schools
  • St. Mary Schools
  • Acadia Parish Schools
  • Jeff Davis Parish Schools
  • Calcasieu Parish Schools

Public schools will be closed tomorrow because of the potential of bad weather.

Here are some private schools that have told us they will be CLOSED:

Willow Charter Academy
ALL Four Locations of Sugar ‘n Spice Children’s Academy
Lafayette Christian Academy
Acadiana Renaissance Charter
Lafayette Renaissance Charter Academy
ESA campuses will be closed Tuesday
Gethsemane Christian Acdemy
Gethsemane La Petite
St. Landry Charter School in Opelousas
Mother's Day Out at St. Ann's
VB Glencoe Charter School
All St. Mary Vermilion Community Action Agency Head Start centers in St. Mary and Vermilion Parishes
Night Owl Childcare
Acadiana Christian School in New Iberia
John Paul the Great Academy
Westminster Christian Academy
Kids Only II and III
Ascension Episcopal School campuses
Chitimacha Tribal School
Epiphany Day School in New Iberia
JCFA Lafayette Charter High School

Colleges or Universities

The University of Louisiana at Lafayette - The University of Louisiana at Lafayette will be closed Tuesday, March 22, due to the changing severe weather forecast. Employees and students should check and official social media channels for updates.

SLCC - Update: All campuses of South Louisiana Community College will be closed Tuesday, March 22 due to the changing severe weather forecast. Monitor the SLCC homepage and social media pages for updates.

LSU Eunice community, the campus of LSUE will be closed tomorrow, March 22.  In addition to the campus’s closure, all in-person classes will be canceled. Chartwell’s Food Services will be opened to serve the residents of Bengal Village. Students should contact their instructors in regard to assignments tomorrow. Classes and normal business operations will resume on Wednesday, March 23. Please monitor all LSU Eunice social media channels and for any updates regarding the weather.