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Bus Rules-Oregon Administrative Rule 581-053-0010

  • Students being transported are under authority of the bus driver;
  • Fighting, wrestling or boisterous activity is prohibited on the bus;
  • Students will use the emergency door only in case of emergency;
  • Students will be on time for the bus, both morning and evening;
  • Students will not bring firearms, weapons, or other potentially hazardous materials on the bus;
  • Students shall not bring animals, except approved assistance guide animals on the bus;
  • Students will remain seated while bus is in motion;
  • Students may be assigned seats by the bus driver;
  • When necessary to cross the road, students will cross in front of the bus or as instructed by the bus driver;
  • Students will not extend their hands, arms, or heads through bus windows;
  • Students will have written permission to leave the bus other than for home or school;
  • Students will converse in normal tones; loud or vulgar language is prohibited;
  • Students will not open or close windows without permission of the driver;
  • Students will keep the bus clean and must refrain from damaging it;
  • Students will be courteous to the driver, fellow students and passers-by;
  • Students who refuse to promptly obey the directions of the driver or refuse to obey regulations may forfeit their privilege to ride on the bus.

In addition to the rules outlined above, the transportation department has the following additional expectations:

  • Students will share seats if necessary;
  • Students will not throw objects out of the windows;
  • Students will not eat or drink on the bus without permission of the bus driver.

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