Dressing for cold weather
Dress your child for winter weather as you would dress yourself. It is ALWAYS important to keep your child’s head covered, as well as hands and feet. Dress your child in layers of clothing, removing or adding clothing as temperature and comfort dictate. Change wet clothing immediately. Wet clothing provides almost no protection against the cold and may cause loss of body heat.
When to stay home from school
Through the course of the school year, times will arise when a child needs to stay home due to illness. Here are some guidelines as to when you should keep your child home.