Bus Routes and Schedules

OREGON DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION

REGULATIONS GOVERNING PUPILS RIDING SCHOOL BUSES


     

OAR 581-0153-0010

·  Pupils being transported are under authority of the bus driver.

·  Fighting, wrestling, or boisterous activity is prohibited on the bus.

·  Pupils shall use the emergency door only in case of an emergency.

·  Pupils shall be on time for the bus both morning and evening.

·  Pupils shall not bring firearms, weapons, or other potentially hazardous material on the bus.

·  Pupils shall not bring animals, except approved assistance guide animals on the bus.

·  Pupils shall remain seated while the bus is in motion.

·  Pupils may be assigned seats by the bus driver.

·  When necessary to cross the road, pupils shall cross in front of the bus or as instructed by the bus driver.

·  Pupils shall not extend their hands, arms, or heads through the bus windows.

·  Pupils shall have written permission to leave the bus other than at home or school.

·  Pupils shall converse in normal tones; loud or vulgar language is prohibited.

·  Pupils shall not open or close windows without permission of the driver.

·  Pupils shall keep the bus clean, and must refrain from damaging it.

·  Pupils shall be courteous to the driver, to fellow pupils, and passersby.

·  Pupils who refuse to obey promptly the directions of the driver or refuse to obey regulations may forfeit their privilege to ride on the buses.

·  Rules Governing Pupils Riding School Buses must be kept posted in a conspicuous place in all school buses.