Jeff Davis school campuses closed Friday

Published 3:12 pm Thursday, January 20, 2022

Jeff Davis Parish schools will be closed Friday due to the weather. according to Superintendent Kirk Credeur.

Students are to have a virtual learning day using virtual education lessons and interactions provided to all students.

Extra curricular activities scheduled after 1 p.m. will be allowed.

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“After conferencing with local weather and police jury officials, we are making the decision to cancel schools on Friday,” Credeur said. “Significant rainfall on Wednesday night and ongoing light rain has produced standing water on bridges and overpasses.”

Falling morning temperatures in conjunction with standing water and wind guests up to 30 mph are expected to result in hazardous road conditions, he said.