(WVUE) - Several schools in Orleans and Lafourche parishes are closed on Tuesday following Monday's heavy storms.
Three schools in Lafourche Parish will not have classes on Tuesday due to a lack of electricity, according to the Lafourche Parish School Board.
Those three schools include:
- Chackbay Elementary
- Bayou Boeuf Elementary
- Sixth Ward Middle Schools (Lafourche)
In Orleans Parish, four schools will be closed on Tuesday. The schools include:
- Sacred Heart
- KIPP Central City Academy
- Lusher Charter School's Middle and Upper School Freret Street Campus (grades 6-12)
- Ben Franklin Elementary School (both campuses)
School officials say they are working to restore electricity as soon as possible.