Primary-school principal discovered dead in classroom, police reports say, as investigations continue

The Police are investigating the sudden death of a school principal this morning, March 1.

According to media reports and members of the teaching profession, Dinesen Parker, the principal of the St. John’s Temple Primary School, was found dead in a classroom early this morning by a staff member.

Reports say that students were sent home following the grim discovery, and that all classes have been cancelled until further notice.

There are no reports as to whether the man’s death is from natural causes or any foul play is suspected.

Parker reportedly served as the principal of a government primary school during his career and was also known as “Lord Excelsior” on the calypso stage.

REAL News will bring you more information as it becomes available.