Tropical Cyclone and Rainstorm Warning Information
In the event of tropical cyclones/typhoons affecting Hong Kong, the following arrangements will apply and appropriate public announcements will be made:
|Situation||Action to be taken|
|Hoisting of No.1||All schools, including kindergartens, to
operate as usual
|Hoisting of No.3||All kindergartens to close|
|Hoisting of Pre-No.8/No.8 or above||All schools to close|
|Lowering to No.3||All kindergartens to remain closed|
|Lowering to No.1 or lowering of all Signals||All schools to resume with the next session|
Please listen to radio or television for updates or check the Education Department website: www.edb.gov.hk.
Heavy Persistent Rain
In the event of heavy persistent rain affecting Hong Kong, the RED or BLACK warning will be issued and broadcast over radio and television. Click HERE for the EDB information leaflet.
For AMBER rainstorm signal – school will be open as usual.
|RED or BLACK Rainstorm Warning Signal||Action to be taken|
|Issued from 5.30am and before 8am||MORNING classes cancelled.|
|Issued from 8am and before 10.30am||If children have already arrived at school, children to be kept in school until safe and adequate arrangements are made for them to return home.|
|Issued from 10.30am and before 1pm.||AFTERNOON classes cancelled. Children already on site to be kept in school until safe and adequate arrangements are made for them to return home.|
|Issued from 1pm onwards||Children already on site to be kept in school until safe and adequate arrangements are made for them to return home.|
Please also check our Facebook page and your emails for further updates.