Update: The decision on whether to open or close public schools in Lafayette Parish will be made at 5:00 a.m. on Thursday, May 29th, according to Lafayette Parish School officials and our news partners at KATC.

Lafayette Parish

Due to the flooding conditions throughout the parish, Lafayette Parish public schools will dismiss today beginning at 9:30 am. Middle schools will dismiss first at 9:30 am; elementary schools at 10:30 am; and high schools at 12:00 pm.

School buses are running.

Episcopal School of Acadiana will remain open.

St. Landry Parish

Public schools will close at noon. Buses will run.