FOREST SCHOOL ATTIRE

"There's no such thing as bad weather, only inappropriate clothing." -Sir Randulph Fiennes

Programs will be held rain or shine. Your child is required to be dressed appropriately for the weather each day at VFS.

 

FOREST SCHOOL CLOTHING REQUIREMENTS

Base Layer- Fall, Winter, Spring

Wool or synthetic fitted base layer long sleeve top and long bottoms 

Warm hat and/or balaclava

Mid Layer-Fall, Winter, Spring

Wool or fleece pants

Wool or fleece jacket

Insulating Layer- late Fall, Winter, early Spring

Heavy Jacket such as a ski jacket or other heavily insulated jacket

Waterproof Layer- Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter

New students starting Fall 2021 MUST have the CeLaVi Rain bibs + Rain Jacket

Feet + Hands- late Fall, Winter, early Spring

Wool socks for the rain and winter

Insulated rain boots for cold/rain

Insulated ski gloves/mittens(winter)

Summer

Sun hat

Long sleeve UV sun shirt if sensitive to prolonged sun exposure

Closed-toe sandals

If it is not raining, cold, or windy, your child can dress just like you would be taking them to the playground for the day. Otherwise, follow the requirements above.

EXAMPLE LINKS

Base layers

High quality + long lasting

Long sleeve top

Long bottoms

Warm hat

Affordable

Long sleeve top

Long bottoms

Warm hat

Mid layers

High quality + long lasting

Pants

Jacket

Affordable

Pants

Jacket

Insulating

High quality + long lasting

Heavy Jacket

Affordable

Heavy Jacket

Waterproof

CeLaVi Rain bibs/pants and jacket

REQUIRED BRAND FOR ENROLLMENT. NO exceptions. 

Feet + Hands

High quality + long lasting

Wool socks

Insulated rain boots

Insulated gloves

Affordable

Wool socks

Insulated rain boots

Insulated gloves