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Bus transportation is provided for all eligible students. The bus schedule and route are available by contacting:

Rich Brown at 608-562-3296

Students will ride only assigned school buses and will board and depart from the bus at assigned bus stops. Students will not be permitted to ride unassigned buses for any reason other than an emergency, except as approved by the Principal. Bus will take a student to an alternate stop with a bus pass as long as there is seating available on the bus. Bus will not deviate off its regular route to go to an alternate location.

A change in a student’s regular assigned bus stop may be granted for a special need, if a note from a parent is submitted to the Principal stating the reason for the request and the duration of the change and the Principal approves.

BUS CONDUCT

Students who are riding to and from school on transportation provided by the school are required to follow some basic safety rules. This applies to school-owned buses as well as any contracted transportation that may be provided.

The driver is responsible for student safety and may assign seating or direct the student in any reasonable manner to maintain that safety.

The following behaviors are expected of all students:

Previous to loading (on the road and at school)

Each student shall:

A. Be on time at the designated loading zone;

B. Stay off the road at all times while walking to and waiting for the bus;

C. Line up single file off the roadway to enter;

D. Wait until the bus is completely stopped before moving forward to enter;

E. Refrain from crossing a highway until the bus driver signals it is safe;

F. Go immediately to a seat and be seated.

It is the parents’ responsibility to inform the bus driver when their child will not be boarding the bus.

The bus will not wait.

During the trip

Each student shall:

A. Remain seated while the bus is in motion;

B. Keep head, hands, arms, and legs inside the bus at all times;

C. Not litter in the bus or throw anything from the bus;

D. Keep books, packages, coats, and all other objects out of the aisle;

E. Be courteous to the driver and to other bus riders;

F. Not eat, play games or play cards, etc.;

G. Not tamper with the bus or any of its equipment.

Leaving the bus

Each student shall:

A. Remain seated until the bus has stopped;

B. Cross the road, when necessary, at least ten (10) feet in front of the bus, but only after the driver signals that it is safe;

C. Be alert to a possible danger signal from the driver.

The driver will not discharge students at places other than their regular stop at home or at school unless they have proper authorization from school officials.

PENALTIES FOR INFRACTIONS

A student who engages in misconduct on a bus shall be subject to discipline and may be deprived of the privilege of riding on the bus.

PARKING POLICY

1. All vehicles must be parked in designated parking spots. The administration exercises the right to tow illegally or inappropriately parked vehicles. Student parking is not allowed in front of the IMC during school hours.

2. Speeding, reckless operation or making excessive noise on or near school property will not be tolerated. Speed limit on school grounds is 5 mph.

3. Failure to observe the above procedures may result in suspension, loss of parking privilege, and/or referral to the New Lisbon Police Department.

4. Repeated violation of school rules and regulations may result in the suspension of the driving privilege.

*New Lisbon School District is not responsible for damage to vehicles or contents.

  • Flagrant violation of attendance, behavior, or safety rules.
  • Vandalism or theft involving property of the New Lisbon School District or other school districts.
  • Gross misconduct, acts of violence, vandalism or theft outside of school jurisdiction.