First Time Rider Program for JK/SK

THIS PROGRAM IS SUSPENDED DUE TO COVID-19 FOR THE 2020-2021 SCHOOL YEAR

Grade Level:               JK/SK and families

Program Length:     1 hour

Program Type:         Interactive

First-Time Rider is a safety program designed to educate new students and their families on bus safety using a real school bus. This presentation is usually held during school’s JK/SK orientation in the spring for those starting school in September.

Riders and their families will learn:

  •  How to cross the street safely

  • How to get on and off the bus safely

  • Acceptable rider behavior

  • How to exit the bus in an emergency

Riders will be sent home with safety related brochures and a colouring book.
This session is scheduled by the school through Tri-Board. Ask you school about this program

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School Bus Capacity and COVID-19 Restrictions:

Due to COVID-19 and our anticipation of receiving further direction from the province and health authorities regarding the capacity of school buses, Tri-Board will not be able to approve any special circumstance transportation requests until late summer/ early fall.

Special Circumstance and Elective Learning Program applications will not be processed at this time.