Just like all public K-12 school districts across the state, Natchitoches Parish Schools are closed effective Monday, March 16, and continuing through Sunday, April 12, in an effort to slow the spread of coronavirus in Louisiana. Such action was declared by Governor John Bel Edwards.
According to the Louisiana Department of Health, there are currently 36 presumptive positive coronavirus cases in Louisiana. Confirmed cases are in Orleans, St. Tammany, Terrebonne, St. Charles and St. Bernard parishes. To date there are no confirmed cases in Natchitoches Parish.