Bus Regulations

Bus transportation is a privilege.  Parents of students who ride buses should make a periodic review of the bus rules and regulations with their children.  Proper discipline on school buses is extremely important for the safety of all the children.

  1. Any driver may assign a seat to any pupil.
  2. Standing or changing seats while the bus is in motion is not allowed.
  3. Loud or profane language or indecent conduct shall not be tolerated.
  4. Pupils shall not be allowed to tease, scuffle, trip, hold, hit or hold their hands, feet, or body in any objectionable manner.
  5. No windows or doors will be opened or closed except by the driver's permission.
  6. No pupils shall enter or leave the bus until it has come to a full stop and the door is opened by the driver.
  7. Pupils should be waiting at the boarding station when the bus arrives.
  8. No student will be permitted to deface or vandalize school property.
  9. Upon the driver's recommendation, following due process, the student may not be allowed to ride a bus. Notification will be given to parents when this violation occurs.
  10. Only school books and school materials in bookbags may be carried on the bus unless otherwise approved by the building administrator.
  11. Students will not be allowed to ride any other than their assigned bus unless written permission from their parents receives an okay in the office.
  12. No pets will be allowed on any bus.

Students not complying with stated guidelines will be given a bus citation.  Depending on the severity of the offense, the citation could include any of the following steps: 

  1. Warning
  2. Removal from the bus until a meeting is held between the parents, driver, principal, and student.
  3. Removal from the bus until a meeting is held between the parents, superintendent, principal, student and bus driver. 

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