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    Thermostat Settings

    PGCPS SEASONAL TEMPERATURE STANDARDS
    ENERGY CONSERVATION / BULLETIN S-46-96

    ALL BUILDINGS         
    HEATING SEASON

    ENERGY CONSERVATION / BULLETIN S-46-96

    HEATING SEASON PERIOD:  OCTOBER 20TH – APRIL 15TH

    HEATING SEASON THERMOSTAT SETTING:

    •  SPECIAL EDUCATION CENTERS:
      • 72 DEGREES F. (ALL AREAS)
    • ELEMENTARY SCHOOLS
      • 72 DEGREES F. (HEALTH ROOMS)
      • 68 DEGREES F. (CLASSROOMS, OFFICES) 
      • 65 DEGREES F. (MP ROOM AND GYM) 
      • 55 DEGREES F. (HALLS, BATHROOMS, STORAGE)
    • SECONDARY SCHOOLS & ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICES
      • 72 DEGREES F. (HEALTH ROOMS)
      • 65 DEGREES F. (CLASSROOMS, OFFICES)
      • 60 DEGREES F. (MP ROOM, GYM)
      • 55 DEGREES F. (HALLS, BATHROOMS, STORAGE)

    COOLING SEASON

    ENERGY CONSERVATION / BULLETIN S-90-93
                                      (AIR-CONDITIONED SPACES)

    COOLING SEASON PERIOD:  MAY 5th    - OCTOBER 15TH

    COOLING SEASON THERMOSTAT SETTING:

    • SPECIAL EDUCATION CENTERS: 
      • 75 DEGREES F.
    • ALL OTHER LOCATIONS:
      • 78 DEGREES F.

    NOTES:

    •  DAY/NIGHT BOILER POSITION TELEPHONE LINE (301-952-6604)
    • BOILERS TO BE PUT IN DAY POSITION 2 HOURS BEFORE SCHEDULED CLASSES START
    • BOILERS TO BE PUT IN NIGHT POSITION 1 HOUR BEFORE END OF SCHEDULED CLASSES
    • THERMOSTATS ARE NOT TO BE TAMPERED WITH UNDER ANY CIRCUMSTANCE