The Diocese of Lafayette will close schools across the Acadiana area Friday.
All Lafayette Parish Catholic schools, with the exception of Sts. Peter and Paul School in Scott, and all Vermilion Parish Catholic schools will be closed Friday.
In St. Mary Parish, St. John Elementary and Hanson Memorial High will be closed. All other Catholic schools in St. Mary Parish are in the Diocese of Houma-Thibodaux, which will make a decision on whether or not those schools will be closed.