This is revealed by Principal Josselyn Ramlal.
16 year old Rachael was found dead on Friday, in a forested track off Balata Trace San Raphael, after missing the school bus that morning.
She was still dressed in her school uniform at the time.
Today Education Minister Anthony Garcia, along with MPs Glenda Jennings-Smith and Maxie Cuffie, visited the school in Sangre Grande.
Speaking with reporters during the visit, Principal Ramlal said the staff and students have been consoling each other.
Minister Garcia explained that the ministry is providing social support to the school population.