Three primary schools were closed today because of the inclement weather which resulted in flooding on the schools compounds.
These are the North Oropouche Government Primary, North Oropouche R.C Primary and Debe Hindu SDMS Primary School.
Clean-up operations have begun to prepare them for reopening on Monday.
There were also early dismissals for several other schools because students and teachers were not able to access the school compound due to flooding.
The Penal Quinam Government Primary School has been opened as an emergency shelter.