Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools4150 Carver Road, Winston-Salem, NC 27105
Operations Manager for Transportation
11 School Bus Safety Rules
- Wear bright clothes so the bus driver can see you easily.
- Get to the bus stop at least 5 minutes before the bus is due (10 minutes the first 2 weeks of school - because of route adjustments).
- Line up quietly in single file at your bus stop, away from the road.
- Never stick your hands, head, or feet out of the windows.
- Stay out of the Danger Zone, which is 10 feet around the bus, on all sides.
- Talk quietly and stay seated on the bus.
- Keep the aisles clear on the bus.
- Pay attention to the bus driver.
- Use handrails to get on and off the bus.
- Don't push, yell, or throw things while at the bus stop or on the bus.
- Know where all the Emergency Exits are on the bus and how to use them in an emergency.