Winter Recess Guidelines

AT HBEC, students go outside for recess everyday unless it is raining, snowing or severe cold weather. Students are encouraged to come to school with a warm coat, hat and gloves/mittens.

Below 10 degrees ("feels like" temperatures) = Indoor recess

Below 15 degrees - Shortened recess to 5 or 10 minutes

Below 32 degrees - Gloves & hats to go outside

Below 50 degrees - Coat and long pants

Below 60 degrees - Jacket or long sleeves