For up-to-date Jordan School District information on the weather and Jordan school closures that may come due to inclement weather issues, click the blue box above.
Recess Weather Guidelines
|Temperature is 21 degrees or below- including wind chill factor.|
|Air Quality is in the Red or Purple Zone
PM2.5 Levels are 55.5 or above
Air is unhealthy or very unhealthy for everyone.
|Blacktop and playgrounds are covered in heavy ice or snow. Students can not move about without chance of severe injury.|
|Heavy rain or snow- students cannot be outside without becoming wet.|
|Temperature is between 22 - 27 degrees.|
|Air Quality is in the Orange Zone
PM2.5 Levels are 35.5 - 55.4
Air is unhealthy for sensitive groups
(young children and people with asthma).
|There are some areas that are covered with ice or snow. Blacktops are mostly clear of ice.|
|Occasional snowflakes or misty rain.
Students are able to stay dry.
|Temperature is 28 degrees or above- including wind chill factor.|
|Air Quality is in the Green or Yellow Zone
PM2.5 Levels are 35.4 or below.
Air is in the good to moderate range.
|Blacktop and playgrounds are free from ice and snow.|
Decisions are made by the office staff for lunch recess.
Teachers will make the choice for their grade level recess - age of students should also be considered.