• How to get on a school bus safely

    1. Be at your bus stop 5 minutes prior to the scheduled pick up time.

    2. Maintain order and stand in a single file line at the bus stop, standing at least 10 feet off the road.

    3. Do not move towards the bus until it comes to a complete stop and you get the signal from the driver to approach the bus or cross the road.

    4. Always watch for the BUS DRIVERS signal, cross 10 feet in front of the bus.

    5. If the driver honks the horn with one long blast, this means danger and you need to get back to the side of the road you came from. Keep a sharp eye out for traffic.

    6. After boarding the bus, take your seat quickly, especially important on the highway.

    How to unload a school bus safely

    1. Stay in your seat until the bus comes to a complete stop.

    2. Be ready to unload quickly, have all supplies in back pack.

      Pay attention to see when your stop comes.

    3. After exiting the bus, move away quickly, do not go to your

      mail box. If you are crossing, gather at a spot that is 10 feet in front of the bus, and to the side of the road and wait for the BUS DRIVER to signal you before crossing the road.

    4. As you cross, watch out for traffic. If the driver honks the horn with one long blast, this means danger and you need to get back to the side of the road you came from. Keep a sharp eye out for traffic.

    5. Maintain order at the bus stop. Go directly to parents waiting for you. Refrain from lingering at the road side.