What Students Need to Know

Dress ...

  • for participation in outdoor activities year-round
  • for temperatures (near the water) 10 degrees COLDER (and more windy) than at home or school
  • in layers.
  • in clothes and closed-toe shoes which can get wet and soiled.
  • in rain gear when rain is expected.
  • Pre-apply sun block and insect repellent if desired.

Food and Drink:

  • Pack in reusable containers, if possible.
  • Be prepared to recycle and compost any lunch remains.
  • Bring a reusable water bottle (labeled with your name). Drinking water is available, but not cups.

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