School closures announced for Monday
Lake Charles, LA (KPLC) - The following schools will be closed on Monday due to the threat of Tropical Storm Ida:
- Allen Parish
- Beauregard Parish
- Calcasieu Parish
- Cameron Parish
- Jeff Davis Parish
- Charter Schools of Lake Charles
- Bishop Noland Episcopal Day School
“On the one-year anniversary of Hurricane Laura’s landfall, it certainly saddens us to make this announcement, however the safety of students, faculty, and staff will always be our top priority,” a statement from the Calcasieu Parish School Board reads. “We encourage everyone to closely monitor the weather and make necessary plans. We hope everyone stays safe during this time, and we look forward to welcoming everyone back to our campuses soon.”
Ida is currently projected to make landfall on the east side of Louisiana. Monitor KPLC for the latest tracks and information.
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