General Guideline: If the temperature is below zero, considering wind chill factor, students will be kept inside. If temperature is zero or above with no wind chill factor, students will have recess outside.
If below zero, the following guidelines are used:
Before School: Cold weather signs will be posted at the doors notifying students that they are to come inside before the bell rings. Paraeducator supervision will be provided in the halls. Teachers will provide reading materials in the hallways before school starts in the morning.
Morning & Afternoon Recess: Students will be allowed to play quiet games in the halls outside their classrooms. Paraeducators will supervise students in the halls.
Noon Recess: Students will be kept inside playing quiet games in the halls outside their classrooms. Paraeducatiors who would be supervising outside will supervise students during this time.
Dismissal Time: Students will be held inside until ride arrives as follows:
All Walking Students: Parents of children who walk home please follow the weather conditions and inform the school if you do not want your child to walk home. If the weather dramatically changes and we do not hear from you, we will hold them at school.