There will be additional classes available until Saturday.
A Westmeath Principal is putting measures in place to ensure exam students can complete their practical exams if school closures are put in place.
Malachy Flanagan, at Colaiste Mhuire Mullingar, is organising additional classes which will be available until Saturday to allow the teenagers complete Leaving and Junior Cert projects.
He says the school is currently full operational.
Mr. Flanagan says it's important that students don't worry about their exams going ahead: