Severe Weather & School Closure Procedures

Please find below information about DBIS’ procedures in the case of School Closure due to Severe Weather or other circumstances.

Severe Weather notifications:

DBIS will notify parents as soon as possible through the following channels:

  1. Email
  2. SMS (if time critical)
  3. A pop up message will be posted to the Hub
  4. An Alert will be added to the School Website

Hong Kong Observatory
Hong Kong Real-time Air Quality Index

ECA cancellations:

DBIS will notify parents by 6:30am (for morning ECAs) through the following channels:

  1. A pop up message will be posted to the Hub
  2. A bulletin will be also be posted to the Hub

Fire and Emergency Evacuation:

DBIS will notify parents as soon as possible through the following channels:

  1. Email
  2. SMS (if not a drill)
  3. A pop up message will be posted to the Hub
  4. An Alert will be added to the School Website



Fire and Emergency Evacuation Procedure

Main Campus

PDF



Fire and Emergency Evacuation Procedure

Sixth Form

PDF

Anticipated long term school closure:

DBIS will notify parents as soon as possible through the following channels:

  1. Email from the Head of School / Heads of Phase
  2. Bulletins on the Hub with supporting information
  3. Online learning page will be reactivated
  4. An Alert will be added to the School Website

A detailed plan detailing the School’s response to School Closure can be found below:
School Closure Scenario Planning

DBIS Hub

DBIS Hub