LAFAYETTE, La. (KLFY)- Were there complications with your child’s transportation to school today?

The Lafayette Parish School System’s administration confirmed today that 15 bus driver resigned in recent weeks leaving the district’s transportation department short handed at the beginning of the school year.

The district is relying on a chartered bus service and in the process of hiring new drivers.

Parents are encouraged to call 521-RIDE to reach the call center for questions.

After August 15, the call center closes, but you can call 521-7447 for assistance.