Skip to content

What’s Happening on the Playground and in the Gymnasium

Kids playing on the playground

What’s Happening on the Playground
State Requirements

  • Recess and playgrounds will be managed with health and safety principles in place.   

Plan

  • Administrators will review their recess schedules to ensure their plans for alternating groups will
    minimize group size.
  • Students will not be required to wear a mask on the playground/outdoors while maintaining physical distancing, washing hands before/after recess and maintaining cohort groups.
  • Playground equipment will be sanitized on a regular basis.

An open basketball court

What’s Happening in the Gymnasium
State Requirements

  • Gymnasiums will be managed with health and safety principles in place.

Plan

  • Gym equipment will be sanitized on a regular basis.Activities/classes generally held in the gymnasium will be held outside when possible to increase social distancing.
  • Gymnasiums may be used to expand the space available for cafeteria seating in middle schools and elementary schools in order to increase social distancing.
  • Weight rooms and exercise equipment will be disinfected regularly.

Back to What's Happening Where?