School Bus Safety Information

  • Families are encouraged to review bus safety guidelines with their student before the start of the school year:

    • Remain seated at all times
    • Keep legs facing forward and not in the aisles
    • Wait for the driver’s signal prior to crossing the road
    • Use the handrails when getting on and off the bus
    • If you miss the bus, don’t run towards or after it
    • Keep your hands to yourself
    • Be courteous to other riders
    • No eating or drinking on the bus
    • Listen to and respect your driver
    • Be at your bus stop at minimum five minutes prior to your pick up time
    • No horseplay at the bus stop
    • Keep voice volume to reasonable level


    Additional Resources

    Minnesota State Patrol School Bus Brochures

    Safety Tips for Grades K-3:
    Click here
    Safety Tips for Grades 4-6:
    Click here
    Additional Safety Information:
    Click here
    Activity Sheet for Students:
    Click here

    Security and Safety Starts with You and Your Child
    Click here

    Minnesota State Patrol School Bus Safety Video - Be Ready For The Ride

    How to cross the road safely around a school bus

    Know when to stop for school busses:  

Know when to stop for busses