Universities, colleges suspend classes due to heavy rain

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SUSPENDED. Schools in Metro Manila suspends classes due to heavy rain. Photo by Roy Lagarde

SUSPENDED. Schools in Metro Manila suspends classes due to heavy rain.

Photo by Roy Lagarde

MANILA, Philippines - At least 19 schools and universities in Metro Manila suspended classes on Thursday afternoon, June 13, due to heavy rain and flooding in some areas.

Here is a list of schools that have already suspended classes:

The Manila City government suspended classes in all public elementary and high schools, while Pasay City suspended classes in all levels of private and public schools from 4:30 PM onwards. 


STRANDED. Students were stranded during the sudden downpour of rains along Espana Blvd. in Manila. Photo by Rappler

STRANDED. Students were stranded during the sudden downpour of rains along Espana Blvd. in Manila.

Photo by Rappler

The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) has reported flooding in parts of España, EDSA, and Taft avenues at 3:30 PM today. - Rappler.com