This bus is for getting you safely to school,
so stay in your seats and obey every rule.
No hands out the windows, no junk on the floor,
No rushing or shoving to get out the door.
In front of the bus is the right way to cross,
Behave, and remember the driver is the boss.
Talk if you wish, but quietly please,
Bad language is out and it is not nice to tease.
Don't eat, drink or smoke, nor damage the bus,
our safety depends on each one of us!
Rules for all students:
1. The bus driver may assign seats
2. Be courteous
3. No profanity
4. Do not eat or drink on the bus; keep the bus clean
5. Bullying / Violence is prohibited
6. Remain seated
7. No smoking
8. Keep your hands and head inside the bus
9. Do not destroy property
10. For your own safety, do not distract the driver through misbehavior
LAW REQUIRES that ALL items carried on a bus must be held on the lap of a student. Articles may not occupy a seat, be under a seat, be in the aisle or block emergency exits.
Band instruments that will be allowed on the bus are those that are small enough to be held in the student's lap and not to exceed the height of the seat or interfere with the seating space of other students. Hockey and lacrosse sticks along with bats, golf clubs, sleds, skateboards, skis, snow boards, or any other piece of recreational equipment will not be allowed on the buses for student transportation.
Misbehavior on Bus: Penalty at discretion of principal depending on circumstances (may include removal from bus for 1 to 10 days or permanent removal from bus by a formal hearing). Serious misbehavior on the bus may also be cause for punishment up to and including suspension or expulsion from school.