All classes will be CANCELLED if any of the following weather warnings is hoisted:
- Red Rainstorm
- Black Rainstorm or
- Typhoon Signal No.8.
For the cases of Amber Rainstorm OR Typhoon Signal No. 3 is hoisted, the centre will follow the instruction as per Education and Bureau). Please pay attention to the Radio or Television for the updated news from the EDB regarding the tropical cyclones. When the EDB announces the Kindergartens are closed, this applies to the ILC Early Childhood Program, specifically:
- Discovering English;
- Foundation Phonics;
- Foundation Oral; and
- Foundation Reading and Writing.
You will receive an email at 8:00am to confirm whether the classes will be opened. We are very concerned about your child’s safety, and appreciate your kind cooperation. Parents should check their email and ILC website for regular updates.
ILC Rainstorm and Typhoon Warning procedures
|When the Rainstorm warning is posted||When the Typhoon warning is posted||HK EDB mandated action to be taken||ILC Procedure|
|AMBER||Typhoon signal 1||All schools, including kindergartens, to operate as usual||ILC will operate as usual|
|Typhoon signal 3||Kindergarten classes closed. Other classes to operate as usual unless advised otherwise.||ILC Early Childhood classes closed. Other classes to operate as usual unless advised otherwise.|
|RED Before leaving home for school (usually by 7:45am)||Whole-day schools to close all day||ILC classes are cancelled|
|BLACK Before leaving for school (usually by 7:45am)||Typhoon signal 8||Whole-day schools to close all day||ILC classes are cancelled|
|BLACK Once students have already left home for school||Typhoon signal 8||Classes to be suspended all day||ILC classes are suspended all day. Students who have already left home for school to be collected by parents or a carer.|
|BLACK When classes are in session||Typhoon signal 8||School will continue until the end of normal school hours and conditions are safe for students to return home.||Parents or carers will need to collect students.|
|黑色暴雨警告信號在學生已離家上學但學校未上課之前發出||學校停課||ILC 所有課堂全日停課, 學生若已離家上學, 學生由家長或受委託的成人接走|