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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The school bus can be delayed or cancelled for various reasons such as traffic, weather, and driver shortages. Families should use at least one of the following options to ...
UPDATE: Given current circumstances with COVID-19 and our anticipation of receiving further direction and information from the province and health authorities, we will not be able to approve any ...
School Bus Capacity and COVID-19 Restrictions:
Applications for Elective Learning Programs (Ex: Challenge, LEAP, IB etc.,) and Special Circumstance will be delayed as we work to develop seating plans for current eligible riders. Families may need to consider alternative methods of travel for the beginning of school.