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Adverse Weather Arrangements

According to the Education Bureau (EDB) Circular No. 4/2016 (updated in March, 2019), the following general arrangements will apply in the event of tropical cyclones and rainstorms:

Tropical Cyclones
When Tropical Cyclone Warning Signal No. 1 or 3 is issued
The School is to operate as usual unless advised otherwise.
When Tropical Cyclone Warning Signal Pre-No. 8 / No. 8 or above is issued*
Classes of the School are to be suspended.
When Tropical Cyclone Warning Signal No. 8 or above is replaced by Signal No. 3
Unless previous announcement has been made to the effect that classes will be suspended for the entire day, the School is to resume if Tropical Cyclone Warning Signal 3 has been issued before 5:30 a.m.
* If students have already set out for school when Tropical Cyclone Warning Signal Pre-No. 8 / No. 8 is issued, the School will keep the school premises open and arrange staff to look after the students who have arrived at school, until proper arrangements are made for such students to return home under safe conditions.
Rainstorm Warning Signal
AMBER
The School is to operate as usual unless advised otherwise.
RED or BLACK
  • Classes of the School are to be suspended all day.
  • If the Rainstorm Warning Signal is issued from 6:00 a.m. onwards and before 8:00 a.m., the School will keep its premises open and implement contingency measures to look after students who have arrived at school.
  • If the Rainstorm Warning Signal is issued during school hours, the School will continue the lessons until the end of normal school hours and ensure that conditions are safe before allowing students to return home.