Classes of kindergartens and some schools suspended

Please broadcast the following special announcement immediately and repeat it at suitable intervals:

     "Here is an Education Bureau special announcement concerning schools:

     As the Hong Kong Observatory expects that the tropical cyclone warning signal number 3 is likely to be issued within the next few hours, classes of kindergartens, schools for children with physical disability and schools for children with intellectual disability are suspended today.  These schools, however, should keep their premises open and implement contingency measures to look after arriving students.  They should ensure that conditions are safe before students are allowed to return home."

Ends/Thursday, August 16, 2012
Issued at HKT 10:34