Arrangements in tropical cyclone situations
Hongkong

1. Typhoon Signal No. 8 or above is in force BEFORE the start of classes/exams(classes for adults and teenagers)
 
If Typhoon Signal No. 8 or above is in force 3 hours before the start of classes/exams, these classes/exams will be cancelled.
 
Mon – Fri afternoon classes for teenagers (4:30 PM – 6:00 PM)
If Typhoon Signal No. 8 or above is still in force at 1:30 PM, the afternoon classes will be cancelled.

Mon – Fri evening classes (6:30 PM – 9:40 PM)
If Typhoon Signal No. 8 or above is still in force at 3:30 PM, the evening classes will be cancelled.
 
Sat & Sun morning classes (10:00 AM – 1:10 PM)
If Typhoon Signal No. 8 or above is still in force at 7:00 AM, the morning classes will be cancelled.
 
Sat & Sun afternoon classes (2:30 PM – 5:40 PM)
If Typhoon Signal No. 8 or above is still in force at 11:30 AM, the afternoon classes will be cancelled.
 
2. Typhoon Signal No. 8 or above is in force DURING classes that have already startedclasses for adults and teenagers)
 
If Typhoon Signal No. 8 (or above) is in force during classes that have already started, these classes will immediately be cancelled.

3. Adverse Weather Conditions during Children’s Classes (for children aged 5-7 and 8-11)

3.1 Should the Red or Black Rainstorm Signal, or Typhoon Signal 8 or above be hoisted 3 hours before children’s classes are scheduled to start, they will be cancelled.
Mon-Sun afternoon classes for children starting at 4:30 PM: If Typhoon Signal No. 8 or above is still in force at 1:30 PM, the afternoon classes will be cancelled.
Sat-Sun morning classes for children starting at 10:00 AM: If Typhoon Signal No. 8 or above is still in force at 7:00 AM, the morning classes will be cancelled.
Sat-Sun afternoon classes for children starting at 2:30 PM: If Typhoon Signal No. 8 or above is still in force at 11:30 AM, the afternoon classes will be cancelled.
 
3.2 Children’s classes that have already started will be immediately dismissed when the Red or Black Rainstorm Signal, or Typhoon Signal No. 8 or above is hoisted. Students remain where they are until the warning is lowered.
 
3.3 Only for Hans Hase Courses with children aged 5-7 years: Should Typhoon Signal No. 3 be hoisted, they will be cancelled.
 
4. Official Announcements by the Hong Kong Observatory 
 
When there is an official announcement by the Hong Kong Observatory that Typhoon Signal No. 8 (or above) will be put in force at 6:00 PM, the evening classes for that day will be cancelled.
 
When there is an official announcement by the Hong Kong Observatory that Typhoon Signal No. 8 (or above) will be put in force during a class (Mon-Sun: 4:30 PM – 6:00 PM, Mon-Fri: 6:30 PM – 9:40 PM, Sat & Sun 10:00 AM – 1:10 PM, Sat & Sun 2:30 PM – 5:40 PM), these classes will be cancelled 30 minutes before the signal will be put in force.
 
5. There will be no make-up classes or refunds for classes that were cancelled due to the above-mentioned situations.