Bus Safety Rules

  • Getting on the Bus:

    • Arrive at the bus stop 5 minutes early.
    • Wait in a line 15 feet away from the bus.
    • Do not approach the bus until the bus stops and the doors open.
    • If you have to cross the road, wait for the driver to signal.
    • Cross in front, never behind the bus.
    • Never attempt to pick up anything dropped underneath the bus.

    Getting off the Bus:

    • Wait until the bus stops and the door is open before standing up.
    • No pushing or shoving while unloading the bus.
    • If crossing, wait for the driver's signal.
    • Cross in front, never behind the bus.
    • Never attempt to reboard the bus after you have already exited.
    • Never attempt to pick up anything dropped underneath the bus.

    School Bus Safety Rules

    • Obey the bus driver at all times.
    • Remain seated at all times while the bus is moving.
    • Sit facing forward with feet on the floor, back pack on your lap.
    • Keep the aisles clear.
    • No food or drink allowed on the bus.
    • Inside voices at all times.
    • Classroom conduct at all times on the bus.
    • No fighting/hitting/spitting on the bus.
    • Keep your hands, head, feet inside the bus.
    • No bulling/harassing other students.
    • Don’t throw things inside the bus or out the windows.
    • No pushing or shoving while unloading.
    • No abusive or inappropriate language is allowed on the bus.
    • Don’t damage the bus, its equipment or the personal property of others.
School Bus Danger Zones