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Table 3 Students' perception of school health policy

From: Can the concept of Health Promoting Schools help to improve students' health knowledge and practices to combat the challenge of communicable diseases: Case study in Hong Kong?

  HSA Non-HPS p value
1. Schools encourage face mask wearing when URTI    
Primary 88.4% (450/509) 88.0% (595/676) 0.84
Secondary 86.8%(681/785) 80.4% (582/724) 0.001
2. Schools tell student to stay away from school when URTI    
Primary 96.7% (491/508) 95.5% (644/674) 0.34
Secondary 93.6%(737/787) 90.1% (652/724) 0.01
3. Schools mention hygiene charter website    
Primary 30.6% (156/509) 30.8% (207/671) 0.94
Secondary 28.1% (221/786) 15.3% (111/724) <0.001