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保良局第一張永慶中學
Po Leung Kuk No.1 W.H. Cheung College
Address: 173 Po Kong Village Road Tsz Wan Shan
Phone:   23212167    Email:   plkno1@eservices.hkedcity.net
Fax:   23284301    Website:   http://www.plkno1whc.edu.hk

School Mission

The school aims at providing an all-round education in both academic training and inculcation of moral virtues and development of personality, and our school emphasizes the cultivation of various generic skills in students, thus enabling them to better equip themselves and make contribution to society.

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School Information School Information
District : Wong Tai Sin
Other District(s) : Kowloon City, Kwun Tong
Supervisor / Chairman of School Management Committee : Mr. MA Ching Nam, CStJ, JP
Principal : Mr. CHAU Chor Shing (B.Sc., Cert. Ed., C. Dip. A.F., M.Ed.)
School Type : Aided
Student Gender : Co-ed
School Size : About 5000 Sq. M
Sponsoring Body : Po Leung Kuk
Incorporated Management Committee been established : Established
Religion : Not Applicable
Year of Commencement of Operation : 1971
School Motto : Compassion, Respect, Diligence, Integrity
Parent-Teacher Association : Yes
Student Union / Association : Yes
Past Students’ Association / School Alumni Association : Yes
Chargeable Fees (2020/2021) Chargeable Fees (2020/2021)
  School Fee($) Tong Fai($)  
S1 - -  
S2 - -  
S3 - -  
S4 - $340  
S5 - $340  
S6 - $340  
Parent-Teacher Association Fee (Annual)($): $60  
Students' Association Membership Fee($): -  
Approved Charges for non-standard items (Annual) ($): $150  
Other Charges / Fees($): -  
School Facilities School Facilities
School Facilities: : The school is well equipped with MMLC, internet room, conference room, library, 10 special rooms, canteen, covered playgrounds, gymnasium, basketball court, volleyball court, golf driving range and badminton court. The whole school is air-conditioned.
Facility(ies) for Supporting Students with Special Educational Needs: : Accessible toilet.
Teaching Staff Information (Including School Head) Teaching Staff Information (Including School Head)
Number of teaching posts in the approved establishment: : 63
Total number of teachers in the school: : 63
Qualifications and Professional Training : Percentage of teaching staff (%)
Teacher Certificate / Diploma in Education : : 100%
Bachelor Degree: : 100%
Master / Doctorate Degree or above : : 56%
Special Education Training : : 29%
Working Experiences : Percentage of teaching staff (%)
0-4 years : : 13%
5-9 years : : 13%
10 years or above : : 74%
2020/2021 Class Structure 2020/2021 Class Structure
    No. of Classes
S1 : 5
S2 : 5
S3 : 5
S4 : 5
S5 : 5
S6 : 5
Subjects Offered Subjects Offered
Subjects Offered in 2020/2021 School Year : S.1 - S.3
Chinese as the medium of instruction : : Chinese Language, Chinese History, Putonghua
English as the medium of instruction : : English Language, Mathematics, Science (S.3), Integrated Science (S.1-S.2), History (S.1, S.3), Geography, Business, Accounting and Financial Studies (S.3), Economics (S.3), Life and Society (S.1-S.2), Computer Literacy, Visual Arts (S.1-S.2), Technology and Living, Music, Physical Education
Use either Chinese or English as the medium of instruction by class or by group : : -
Subjects Offered in 2020/2021 School Year : S.4 - S.6
Chinese as the medium of instruction : : Chinese Language, Chinese History, Chinese Literature
English as the medium of instruction : : English Language, Mathematics, Liberal Studies, Geography, Economics, Extended Part of Mathematics (M2), Biology, Physics, Chemistry, Business, Accounting and Financial Studies, Information and Communication Technology, History, Visual Arts, Music, Physical Education
Use either Chinese or English as the medium of instruction by class or by group : : -
Subjects to be Offered in 2021/2022 School Year : S.1 - S.3
Chinese as the medium of instruction : : Chinese Language, Chinese History, Putonghua
English as the medium of instruction : : English Language, Mathematics, Science (S.3), Integrated Science (S.1-S.2), History (S.1, S.3), Geography, Business, Accounting and Financial Studies (S.3), Economics (S.3), Life and Society (S.1-S.2), Computer Literacy, Visual Arts (S.1-S.2), Technology and Living, Music, Physical Education
Use either Chinese or English as the medium of instruction by class or by group : : -
Subjects to be Offered in 2021/2022 School Year : S.4 - S.6
Chinese as the medium of instruction : : Chinese Language, Chinese History, Chinese Literature
English as the medium of instruction : : English Language, Mathematics, Liberal Studies, Geography, Economics, Extended Part of Mathematics (M2), Biology, Physics, Chemistry, Business, Accounting and Financial Studies, Information and Communication Technology, History, Visual Arts, Music, Physical Education
Use either Chinese or English as the medium of instruction by class or by group : : -

Secondary One Admission, Orientation Activities & Healthy School Life Secondary One Admission, Orientation Activities & Healthy School Life
Secondary One Admission : Our school will accept discretionary places. Our school will participate in the Secondary School Places Allocation System through central allocation stage (Applicable for admission to S.1 in September 2021 ).Academic result: 50%; Interview performance: 30%; Conduct: 10%; Extra-curricular activities: 10%.
Orientation Activities and Healthy Life : Our school runs the F.1 New-comers Counselling Scheme and the two-week F.1 English Bridging Programme in August. To enhance understanding of the school, our school co-organized the F.1 Orientation for new students and their parents with the Parent-Teacher Association.
Talk on pressure and mental health; F.1 adjustment talk; exhibition on emotional health; ‘No Drug’ activities; talk on prevention of drug-abuse; talk and workshop on sex education.
School Characteristics School Characteristics
School Management
(1)School's Major Concerns : We aim at providing an all-round education which stresses both academic training and inculcation of moral virtues and development of personality.
(2) School Management Organisation: : School-based management is in place, with the establishment of various functional constituents which oversee curriculum planning, information technology, moral education, co-curricular activities, liaison with parents, etc.
(3) Incorporated Management Committee / School Management Committee / Management Committee: : The Incorporated Management Committee has been established on May 2013.
(4) School Green Policy: : Our school attaches much importance to School Green Policy. The green message is imparted to students through various subjects. Our school receives the grant from the Environment and Conservation Fund to carry out various school green policies, for example, installation of T5 fluorescent tubes, solar film windows and heat shield coating, etc. With such policies, we can establish an environmentally friendly school.
Learning and Teaching Plan
(1) Whole-school Language Policy: : The school adopts English as the teaching medium in all classes and for all subjects except Chinese Language, Chinese History and Chinese Literature. Putonghua is offered for junior forms.
(2) Learning and Teaching Strategies: : It has always been our mission to provide a quality education which emphasizes interaction in teaching and learning. We are also devoted to the development of information technology, as seen in the establishment of the MMLC. This, together with our varied teaching activities which enhance creativity and widen horizons, provides our students with a pleasurable learning experience. The junior curriculum aims at laying a solid foundation in students whereas the senior one stresses the cultivation of multi-intelligence. The school promotes reading through the English Extensive Reading Scheme, the Chinese Extensive Reading Scheme, and a Reading Club.
(3) School-based Curriculum: : 1. Electives: 2X and 3X. Our school offers subjects in science, arts and business, totalling 92 combinations.
2. Curriculum highlights:
(a) The curriculum of most subjects at junior secondary level is modified to facilitate smooth transition to the senior secondary level.
(b) Notes and exercises in some subjects are specially designed to suit students’ levels.
(c) We offer tutorial classes for junior students who are weaker in Chinese, English and Mathematics respectively. We also organize summer classes in Chinese, English and Mathematics for F.1, F.2 and F.3 students to prepare them for the NSS curriculum.
(d) Mathematics training classes are run to boost students’ interest and skills in the subject.
(e) A tailor-made syllabus is designed for Learning Skills to help F.1 students explore helpful skills in their secondary studies.
(f) Reading schemes are conducted in some subjects to enhance students’ interest in reading and understanding of the subjects.
(g) Outside classroom activities are organized in some subjects to sustain students’ interest in topics learnt.
(h) Project learning is done on a cross-subjects scale.
(i) Online exercises are prepared for students.
(4) Development of the Four Key Tasks: : In line with the curriculum goals established according to students' needs and curriculum reform imperatives, our school strategically incorporates the development of the 4 key tasks into the curriculum. To cultivate students' interest in reading, diverse reading schemes and activities are launched jointly with different subjects and clubs by the library. Scholarships and awards are provided for the best readers, and a Reading Corner is set up. The availability of MMLC, IT supporting staff, computer rooms helps to create an environment conducive to using IT for teaching and learning. Interactive learning is also encouraged through information exchanges on Intranet folders of various subjects. Project learning has been widely adopted among subjects. The school library provides support for teachers and students in gathering information and conducting project learning activities. Moreover, the curriculum of moral and civic education is specially modified to suit the needs of all students and is provided through various activities, such as visits, exhibitions, talks, quizzes, flag-raising ceremonies, etc.
(5) Life Planning Education: : Our school aims at helping students to plan their paths after graduation according to their abilities, interests and talents. In 2020, 98% of our F.6 students furthered their studies at post secondary level. 95% of our students obtained a JUPAS offer and 39.6% of them were admitted to the Chinese University of Hong Kong and the University of Hong Kong. Furthermore, 34.7% of the students were admitted to the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology and the Hong Kong Polytechnic University.
Our school provided personality tests and academic aptitude assessments for junior form students to discover their potentials and prepare for elective subject selection in F.3. Students were encouraged to participate in volunteer services, career visits, university taster programmes and job experiencing programmes so as to explore different career development opportunities.
Senior form students were given chance to join activities like mock interview, alumni sharing sessions, admission talks, university visits to equip students with knowledge and skills for career planning. Group and individual counseling would be conducted to assist students in subject selection under JUPAS and applications of various post-secondary programmes. Talks on multiple pathways and newsletters with career information were also delivered to parents regularly.
Student Support
(1) Whole School Approach to Catering for Learner Diversity: : 1. Teachers adopt a broad range of teaching strategies to maximize students' participation and let students assume more responsibility for their learning;
2. Support for the able and less able students is provided. Tutorial classes and assignments are specially designed to match the ability of students;
3. Teachers provide feedback on students' performance;
4. Split classes in F.1, F.2 and F.3 in English, Chinese and Mathematics.
(2) Whole School Approach to Integrated Education: : Our school’s Student Support Team is responsible for planning, implementing and evaluating all supporting work related to Integrated Education, tailor-making relevant support measures for students with special educational needs, inviting parents and the educational psychologist to attend meetings for different cases when necessary. Our school collects information about new F.1 students with special educational needs after getting parents’ approval, in order to identify their needs and tailor-make relevant support measures. Our school also screens out suspected cases and refers them to our educational psychologist to follow up these cases. Our school allocates the learning support grant flexibly to buy services to support our SEN students, e.g. speech therapies, social skills training groups, group and individual counselling, after-school learning groups. Our school also arrange assessment accommodation within our internal tests and exam for these students, and help students apply for special DSE arrangements in order to get fair assessments.
(3) Education Support for Non-Chinese Speaking(NCS) Students : Our school provides additional support for NCS students to facilitate their learning of Chinese: providing after-school support programmes in learning Chinese; appointing additional teacher(s)/teaching assistant(s) to support NCS students’ learning of Chinese; and organising cultural integration activities.
(4) Measures to provide adaptation for Learning and Assessment: : 1. The assessment policy is formulated according to the curriculum goals and reforms;
2. Fairness and openness are maintained in the assessment system;
3. Curriculum and assessments are closely linked. Assessment information is used for reviewing curriculum goals and setting up follow-up work.
Home-school Co-operation and School Ethos
(1) Home-School Co-operation: : Our Parent-Teacher Association was established in 2000, aiming to strengthen communication between the school and the parents, to enhance teaching and learning and to help students have good moral virtues and remarkable academic achievements. Every year, our association organizes a variety of activities including parents' talks, cookery courses, etc.
(2) School Ethos: : Our school stresses the inculcation of moral virtues and the development of personality. The Guidance Committee and social worker play the role of caring about and guiding the development of individual student's character development and personal interest, and helping them handle emotional problems.
Future Development
(1) School Development Plan: : 1. Enhance STEAM education;
2. Develop positive values towards a goal-driven life.
(2) Teacher Professional Training and Development: : 1. Teachers are encouraged to attend seminars and courses to keep abreast with the new trends of Hong Kong education;
2. Talks and workshops are organized for staff development day.
Life-wide Learning (including Five Essential Learning Experiences to be provided through Key Learning Areas, Extra-curricular Activities, Co-curricular Activities, etc.) : A total of 45 clubs and societies have been set up to offer students with ample opportunities for whole-person development. Professional instructors are hired to provide quality training to Basketball Team, Dance Club, Football Team, Ice Hockey Team, Table Tennis Team, and Volleyball Team. The active participation and impressive performances of the school Wind Band in the Inter-school Music Festival are commendable. Students are also encouraged to serve and connect with the community. Every year, our students receive Gold Awards, Silver Awards and Bronze Awards in recognition of their devotion to the Volunteer Movement organised by the Hong Kong Social Welfare Department. Our students are keen to join various educational activities beyond classrooms, for example, exchange programmes organized by the ‘Passing on the Torch’ Series, to broaden their horizons.
Others : Our Top three students attained 5** in 7 subjects#, 5* in 1 subject and 5** in 6 subjects#, 5* in 2 subjects and 5** in 4 subjects, 5* in 3 subjects#, 5 in 1 subject respectively in the 2020 Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education Examination. As for the rate of attaining 5 or above in all subjects, it was 36.2%. 87.9% of our students met the ‘3322’ requirement or did better in the four core subjects, namely Chinese, English, Mathematics and Liberal Studies, which was far above the Hong Kong average. #including the Mathematics extended part

Students are encouraged to participate in extra-curricular activities and competitions. Our outstanding achievements are as follows:
1. In the Hua Xia Cup Mathematics Olympiad, thirteen students were awarded First Class Honours in the Preliminary Round (Hong Kong Region);
2. In the Heat Round of the Hong Kong International Mathematical Olympiad 2020 (Hong Kong Region), our students got Gold Award;
3. Our student got First Class Honours in the “Elite Maths Challenge Cup” International Mathematics Competition-Invitation;
4. We joined International Biology Olympaid - Hong Kong Contest 2019 and got Silver Award;
5. In the Hong Kong Writing Competition for Secondary Schools, organized by the Society of Language Education 2019, the Student Union of the Chinese University of Hong Kong, we got the championship in Senior Group;
6. In 4.23 World Book Day Creative Competition 2020 - Growing Up with Reading, our students attained Outstanding Award in Junior and Senior Secondary Chinese Category;
7. Champion in Junior Section in the Calligraphy Competition (Primary and Secondary Schools) in celebration of the 70th anniversary of the establishment of the People’s Republic of China;
8. In the 71st Hong Kong Schools Speech Festival, our students got First place in Chinese Solo Verse Speaking and English Dramatic Duologue;
9. Our students won the Championship of Girls A Grade 50m backstroke and 50m butterfly stroke in HKSFF Inter-school Swimming Gala;
10. One student got First Honoured with Gold Award in Australia International Youth Talent Competition (Painting And Calligraphy Competition Final);
11. In HKYPAF The 7th Hong Kong International Youth Performance Arts Festival (Hong Kong District Preliminary Round), our student got Gold Award;
12. In the Hong Kong Youth Music Interflows 2019, Symphonic Band Contest, we attained Silver Award in the Secondary School Senior Class;
13. Our students got First Merit and Best Challenge Spirit Award in Robotics Intelligence DIY 2019.
Direct public transportation to School : Buses: 2F, 3B, 3C, 3D, 3M, 5C, 116, 203E;
Mini-buses: 19, 19M, 20, 33, 33M, 37M, 65.
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  • School Building
    School Building
  • Our F.5 students participated in the study trip to Brunei organized by the Liberal Studies Department.
    Our F.5 students participated in the study trip to Brunei organized by the Liberal Studies Department.
  • Robotics Club menbers participated in 'Hong Kong Inter-school Robot-sumo Competition'.
    Robotics Club menbers participated in 'Hong Kong Inter-school Robot-sumo Competition'.