We welcome to the Saint Joan of Arc Gymnasium and our newly installed floor. The Gerflor® flooring product is one of the finest in the synthetic flooring industry. The proper care and maintenance of this new floor is critical to the longevity of the floor and meeting the requirements of the 15 year warranty on the floor.
Rules are as follows:
sports street shoes are not permitted on the playing surface area. Street shoes are permissible at the bleacher area. Gym
shoes are preferred and encouraged to be worn at all times by anyone using the
shoes should be put on upon arrival to practice or a game. This applies to students and adults. Avoid walking outside
in their gym shoes and then entering the gym with dirt on the shoes.
of outside balls from inside balls. Balls
or equipment used outside of the gym on the playground should not be used or
played with in the gym.
heeled shoes of any type will be prohibited. We
will be researching a possible covering for the floor to accommodate Mass services.
into Gym: Once a student leaves the gym
and goes outdoors, they need to enter through the doors at the lobby entrance. They
are not be permitted to enter the gym again through the outside gym doors. Their
shoes need to be cleaned on the walk off mats before re-entering to the gym.
Tape: Tape of any kind is not
permitted under any circumstances to be placed on the gym floor. It you require
some special markers for an event you need to contact the Parish Manager to
discuss your needs.
cutting tools, nails, tacks, screws, scissors, pens or pencils should be
brought into the gym. No exceptions.
of Decorations Needed. Decorations must be
pre-approved prior to any special event.
/ Chairs / Equipment: All must have solid
rubber caps if they are used on the gym floor.
No sharp or metal edges are permitted on the
NO food is permitted in the gym.
11. Only water is permitted in the gym. Gatorade, soda, coffee or any other colored drink is prohibited.
12. Concession stand
sales: Items sold at the concession
stand (other than water) are not permitted in the gym.
13. Supervision of Children: Parents who bring younger siblings to an event in the gym
must supervise the children by keeping them with them in the gym. Children are
not permitted to run around in the gym lobby area or the school hallway.