Secondary School Profiles 2016/2017 to be released tomorrow

The following is issued on behalf of the Committee on Home-School Co-operation:

     The Committee on Home-School Co-operation (CHSC) will release the e-version (in Chinese and English) of the Secondary School Profiles 2016/2017 tomorrow (December 8). The Chinese and English printed versions of the profiles will be delivered to primary schools for distribution to parents with children at the Primary Six level in the current school year.

     The Secondary School Profiles 2016/2017 cover basic information on more than 400 secondary schools including teaching staff, class structure, school facilities, school characteristics, school life, extra-curricular activities, student support and school curriculum, as well as the schools' teaching strategies such as the whole-school language policy. The profiles contain information provided by individual schools showing their situations as at September 2016.

     The profiles aim to provide comprehensive secondary school information for parents' reference. The e-version of the profiles enables schools to update their information on the web direct, whenever necessary, and parents can obtain the most up-to-date school information.

     The public can access the e-version of the profiles at or the mobile version at Copies of the printed version will be available for public reference at District Offices, public libraries, Regional Education Offices and the Central Resources Centre of the Education Bureau (EDB).

     For enquiries about the profiles, please call the EDB's Regional Education Offices (Hong Kong: 2863 4646; Kowloon: 3698 4108; New Territories East: 2639 4876; and New Territories West: 2437 7272), or the CHSC Secretariat at 3698 4376.

Ends/Wednesday, December 7, 2016
Issued at HKT 15:15