• 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