ORLEANS PARISH SCHOOL BOARD ANNOUNCES
SCHOOLS CLOSED THROUGH FRIDAY
New Orleans ? Sept. 2, 2008 ? The Orleans Parish School Board announced that its Traditional and Charter Schools will remain closed through Friday, Sept. 5, 2008 while the district assesses the damage left behind by Hurricane Gustav. OPSB will work closely with the city of New Orleans and the Louisiana Department of Education to determine when classes will resume.
Parents, students and staff should monitor local news stations and the New Orleans Public School website, WWW. NOPS.K12.LA.US, for additional information on the status of schools after Sept. 5, 2008.