Severe Weather Policy

TYPHOON

Playgroups

Classes continue to operate under Typhoon 3 signal.



Pre-Casa (Pre-Nursery) and Casa (Kindergarten)

Before School Hours

Parents should use radio or television or consult the EDB website to receive announcements on the closure of schools.

There will be NO SCHOOL if Typhoon Signal 3 or above is hoisted.

While Classes are in Session

If Typhoon Signal 3 or above is hoisted during school hours, students will remain in school until a parent or designated person picks them up.

When a Typhoon Signal is lowered to Signal 1 or cancelled, all schools will open on the next school day.

If the signal is lowered or cancelled before 10:30 am, afternoon class sessions will proceed as usual.

RAINSTORM

The Amber, Red, Black Warnings are independent of other warnings e.g. landslip or typhoon warnings.

Playgroups

Amber       Red

Classes continue to operate under Amber or Red warning.



Pre-Casa (Pre-Nursery) and Casa (Kindergarten)

Amber Rainstorm Warning

Amber

Classes continue to operate as usual.


Red or Black Rainstorm Warning

Red       Black

Before School Hours

There will be NO SCHOOL for the whole day. If the warning is raised at the time your child sets off for school, your child should stay at home.

While Classes are in Session

Classes will continue until the end of normal hours and students are retained until conditions are safe for them to return home.