Weather cancels several school tests Saturday

Our Lady of Mercy School has cancelled EXPLORE test administration for Saturday due to potential road closures and winter weather. A reschedule date for the EXPLORE test will be available at ACT.org or by calling 800-553-6244, extension 1510.

In Ascension Parish, the school board has canceled the SAT test that was scheduled for Saturday at Dutchtown High School. The test will be rescheduled for a later date; all testers will be notified by Educational Testing Service, which administers the SAT, about the new testing date, according to the School Board.

All Baton Rouge Community College (BRCC) campuses and sites will remain closed on Saturday, Jan. 25. This includes the Mid City Campus, the Acadian Campus, and the Frazier, Donmoor, Hooper Road, New Roads, Port Allen Jackson, and Westside sites. Classes are scheduled to resume on Monday, Jan. 27.