Superintendent Scott Richard Issues Statement about School Closures


Jill Luckett

Acadia Parish Superintendent Scott Richard

“As of a few minutes ago (on March 13), the school system has been advised that the Governor has issued an Executive Order mandating that all schools in Louisiana be closed effective MONDAY, MARCH 16TH through MONDAY, APRIL 13TH, 2020. Acadia Parish School System has the Easter Break Holiday scheduled from Friday, April 10th through Friday, April 17th, 2020 – with all returning on Monday, April 20th, 2020. At this time we plan to adhere to this schedule,” Acadia Parish School Superintendent Scott Richard said.

“We will provide further information through our routine communications methods at the district level and at the school level,” he added. “We will work through our principals and district office to provide additional informational updates as they become available.”

Continue checking the school website for updates and additional information, as well as this website.