BATON ROUGE, La (BRPROUD) – East Baton Rouge Parish Schools will be closed through Sept. 1 due to the recovery efforts after Hurricane Ida.
Here is the official statement:
In the aftermath of Hurricane Ida, all East Baton Rouge Parish School System facilities and schools will be closed through Wednesday, September 1, 2021, for the safety of our students, families, and staff. The EBRPSS Emergency Response Team will continue to meet daily to determine next steps. As a reminder, students will not be penalized for their inability to participate in any independent learning assignments given due to this emergency school closure and no virtual teaching schedules will be followed.