• Heat Policy for Pearland ISD

     

    The following is the policy for policy for PISD Athletics concerning practicing in the heat. Decisions determining practice status will be based on Heat Index, which is a calculation of how hot it feels based on temperature, humidity, and wind. Reminder: Heat illness can occur in temperatures much lower than these guidelines. Please remember the warning signs, symptoms and what to do if those are present. Younger, non-conditioned and over-weight students are more prone to heat illness.

    Normal Precautions will be made on all hot days.

    1. Unlimited Water

    2. Ice Towels availabilities at breaks

    FOOTBALL

    Heat Index

     

    105 and Above

    FRESHMAN & INTERMEDIATE - No equipment, shorts and shimmels

    ALL LEVELS - Practice to break ratio 45/15. Break will be in shade with pads off. No conditioning.

    110 and Above

    FRESHMAN & INTERMEDIATE - no workout outside.

    JV/V - Shorts Shimmel, and helmet. Practice to break ratio 45/15. Break will be in shade with pads off. No conditioning

    120 and Above

    ALL LEVELS - NO WORKOUT OUTSIDE

    TENNIS & CROSS COUNTRY

    Heat Index

     

    105

    Stay on Campus

    110

    Tennis inside

    120

    Cross Country inside