F.K. White, S.J. Welsh and LeBlanc Middle to be closed Friday

Officials said virtual learning opportunities will be available to students based on staff...
Officials said virtual learning opportunities will be available to students based on staff availability, and students are asked to check their CPSB email frequently for instructional updates from the school.(Calcasieu Parish School Board)
Published: Jan. 12, 2022 at 2:15 PM CST|Updated: Jan. 13, 2022 at 2:07 PM CST
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Lake Charles, LA (KPLC) - F.K. White, S.J. Welsh. and LeBlanc middle schools will be closed Friday, Jan. 14, according to the Calcasieu Parish School Board.

There are a number of staff that are quarantined due to testing positive or due to potential COVID-19 exposure, according to school board officials.

At this point, it is not possible to obtain all needed substitutes to conduct face-to-face instruction for the next two days, school board officials said.

Officials said virtual learning opportunities will be available to students based on staff availability, and students are asked to check their CPSB email frequently for instructional updates from the school.

“Please know that these decisions are not taken lightly, but the safety of all stakeholders will always be our number one priority,” the school board said in its press release.

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