Parents, it's going to be okay. Summer isn't forever.

I know all of us who are parents love, nay, adore our children.

BUT...

...summer is tough, especially when there are tropical storms, extreme heat and humidity, and kids with ever - diminishing attention spans.

With all of that in mind, it's comforting to know the new school year isn't that far off. Here are all the specifics for the upcoming school year in Lafayette and a few other Acadiana parishes, including start date and holidays.

Lafayette Parish

Vermilion Parish

Acadia Parish

Iberia Parish

St. Martin Parish

St. Mary Parish

St. Landry Parish