During “very unhealthy” air quality conditions, it is recommended that students stay indoors and keep activity levels light during recess and P.E. It is also recommended that athletic events and practices are held indoors or canceled. As wildfire season continues, protect you and your family by avoiding going outdoors as much as possible. Outdoor smoke contains very small particles and gases, including carbon monoxide. These particles can get into your eyes and lungs where they can cause health problems.
When smoke levels are high, people may experience symptoms or health problems such as: