“Beat the Heat”
Here are some tips to keep in mind for dealing with potentially warm classrooms during the first few weeks of school:
Facility Services has been preparing for the beginning of school by programming occupied and unoccupied schedules into the HVAC systems. Typically, these systems start one hour prior to the beginning of the school day and shut down at the end of the school day.
Additionally, PSD staff may take the following steps to help students remain cool in classrooms during the first few weeks of school:
Please remember: warm weather conditions are typically temporary. As the days get shorter and night-time temperatures begin to cool down more quickly, daytime temperatures traditionally take longer to reach their highs. This helps reduce the heat load gained in the buildings during the day and should keep inside building temperatures at more comfortable levels.
Parents with questions should contact their school principal.