One student-athlete died and another was taken to the hospital for heat exhaustion this week.

What’s the GHSA heat and humidity practice policy?

The Georgia High School Association sets rules and standards of eligibility and safety for student athletes in its 450-plus public and private schools. The document below outlines the GHSA practice policy for heat and humidity, which covers all sports -- not just football -- played in its member schools. 

LEARN MORE: GHSA HEAT AND HUMIDITY POLICIES

RELATED CONTENT: MORE AJC COVERAGE

ORIGINAL DOCUMENT: CLAYTON SCHOOLS’ POLICY

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