Coronavirus (COVID-19)

On April 15, Gov. John Bel Edwards signed a proclamation to extend the closure of public school facilities to students for the remainder of the 2019-2020 school year, to curb the spread of COVID-19. School systems are currently engaging students in distance education.

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

P-EBT Information & Application
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Schools and Centers

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COVID-19 Library

Strong Start 2020 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