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Dressing for the weather...

We are asking parents to please remind your children to bring their warm outdoor clothing to school and wear them for recess when the weather starts getting cold. Our recess is outdoors and being cold is not an excuse for not going outside to get some fresh air, clear their heads and have fun with their friends outside. It is an an important break from their day and promotes health and well-being. 
It is also a safety concern if our students come into the building unsupervised since our supervision is outside. This message is particularly for our older students who it seems do not want to wear their warm clothing outside and then feel the cold. Indoor recess is only called during extreme freezing weather of -20 degrees...we're not there yet, thank goodness!  

We ask that all children come to school with warm sweaters, coats, hats, gloves etc. to suit the weather and dress properly when they go outside. That's the reality of our beautiful Canadian winter... :) Thanks for your help with this message. 


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