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Published in Print: October 5, 2005, as Hurricane Update

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Some school districts in areas damaged by Hurricane Katrina were preparing to reopen this week.



Louisiana
District/Enrollment Reopening Date
New Orleans/60,000 Aims to reopen some schools in November
Archdiocese of New Orleans (Catholic)/49,500 Some schools in outlying areas reopened in Sept. No date set for schools in Orleans Parish
Jefferson Parish/51,650 Most schools to reopen Oct. 3
St. Bernard Parish/8,800 No date set
St. Charles Parish/9,600 Schools reopened in September
St. Tammany Parish/34,000 Most schools to reopen Oct.3
Bogalusa/2,800 Schools to reopen Oct. 3
Plaquemines Parish/5,000 Some schools to reopen Oct. 17


Mississippi
District/Enrollment Reopening Date
Harrison County/13,300 Most schools to reopen Oct. 3
Biloxi/6,200 Schools reopened Sept. 26
Bay St. Louis-Waveland/2,200 Aims to reopen schools Nov. 1
Gulfport/6,200 High school reopened Sept. 26; others to reopen Oct. 3
Long Beach/3,300 Most schools to reopen Oct. 3
Ocean Springs/4,600 Schools reopened Sept. 26
Pascagoula/7,500 Schools to reopen Oct. 6
Pass Christian/2,000 Elementary level to reopen Oct. 6; middle and high school on Oct. 10

Vol. 25, Issue 06, Page 10

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