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De La Salle High was forced to close school early Wednesday because of an area power outage.

According to an alert the school sent to parents, classes were ended at 11:30 a.m. 

"Due to the power outage there is no lunch service or bus service," the alert said. "All students will be instructed to contact parents via cell phone ... We respectfully ask that all students be picked up by 1:30 to ensure the safety of our campus."

Entergy is reporting an outage in the area that's affecting more than 100 customers. The school didn't specify a reason for the outage.