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Discovery College Air Quality Protocol

Posted: September 16, 2022

As we have had some high readings as per Hong Kong’s Air Quality Health Index (AQHI) in recent days, we thought it timely to provide an update on what our responses will be to situations in which the AQHI reaches 8 or above.

When monitoring the AQHI, the reading we must use is our nearest government station in Tung Chung. Whenever the AQHI reaches 8 or above, we will follow our established protocols for adjusting our school operations. These adjustments reference the following table, which is also viewable on the DC website:

To expand on this, some further details about adjustments we will make in response to high readings in order to carry out the ‘Recommended Precautionary Actions’ are as follows: