Coronavirus (COVID-19)

The Louisiana Department of Education continues to closely monitor the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) outbreak.

Effective Monday, March 16, 2020, all public schools in the State of Louisiana shall close facilities to students until April 13, 2020, according to an emergency proclamation issued by the Governor.

Explore this page to find resources for families, as well as up-to-date information and guidance for schools and centers.


Find a School Meal Site

Home Learning Toolkit

Find Your Child Care Provider

Schools and Centers

COVID-19 Library

Additional Information

For additional information about COVID-19, visit the Louisiana Department of Health and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention websites. You can also contact the Louisiana 211 Network by dialing 211, or text the keyword LACOVID to 898-211.

For additional education-specific information, visit the COVID-19 library and the Newsroom. You can also email

LDH Information and Resources

CDC Information and Resources