It’s calling for a hot week

Good afternoon,

We may have some very hot days this week. Please ensure your child/ren  do  the following :

·       Wear loose light clothing to help reduce body heat.

·       Drink plenty of water.

·       Bring and wear a hat outside and apply sunscreen. Please  apply sunscreen in          am at home.

The school also has a  Hot Weather Action Plan that staff are aware of and follow:

  • Reduce outdoor physical exertion to cooler times of the day or on another day.
  • Make use of shady areas in the school.
  • Keep window blinds and curtains closed.
  • Turn off any unnecessary lights.
  • Turn on fans.
  • Encourage and provide opportunities for students to drink water, to ensure they stay cool.
  • Encourage students to wear hats outside.
  • Be aware of the signs and symptoms of heat related illnesses.