Bus Code of Safety and Behavior

  1. Report to the bus stop about 5 minutes before the scheduled time.
  2. Board the bus without pushing.
  3. Go directly to your seat and remain seated until the bus has reached a complete stop at its destination.
  4. Never throw ANY object while on the bus.
  5. Loud talking, yelling and screaming create an unsafe situation for the driver. They are not allowed.
  6. If you must cross the street in front of the bus, do so only when the red flashers are on and the bus driver has signaled to you.
  7. Public and private property at bus stops is to be respected.
  8. The bus driver and all passengers are to be regarded with respect at all times.
  9. It is unlawful to vandalize buses in any way. Damage done to buses will be dealt with by the bus company and the Greenfield Police Department.

Consequences for Failure to Follow
Bus Code of Safety and Behavior


  1. If unacceptable behavior continues after at least one warning, the bus driver will write up the incident and send the notice to the principal.
  2. A copy of the write up will be sent to the student's parents.
  3. The principal or designee will meet with the student.
  4. If three or more unacceptable behavior write ups are received by the principal in a given semester, the student will be suspended from riding the bus for a period of from one to three days. During that time it is the responsibility of the parents and student to see to it that he/she gets to school. Severe or repeated behavior may result in immediately and/or extended suspension from the bus.