Student Transportation 2020-2021
COVID -19 Precautions
In these times, the district and Mid Co are committed to maintaining a safe and sanitized environment for our students and drivers. Please note, you and your student will see the following changes on their bus this year.
- Students should maintain Social Distancing at bus stops
- Students must wear ear a face mask while on the bus at all times
- Ages 5+
- Disposable face masks will be available for those that do not have one
- Students must apply hand sanitizer upon arrival
- Drivers will:
- Document bus attendance for contact tracing
- Complete daily COVID-19 screenings of students as they arrive on the bus
- Ensure all students have a face mask and apply hand sanitizer
- Wear a face mask or shield as students are entering and exiting the bus and if moving around in the bus.
- Drivers are not required to wear masks while driving for safety reasons, but are encouraged to do so.
- Loading and Unloading, to the max extent possible:
- Students will be required to sit in assigned seat for duration of route
- Buses will be loaded from the back to the front and unloaded front to back
- One student per seat
- Students of the same household will sit together
Cleaning and Sanitation:
- All buses will be disinfected nightly
- Drivers will disinfect frequent touchpoints on the bus in between daily routes.
We thank you in advance for your patience as we implement these new procedures. Please note some routes may run late to ensure all protocols are being followed.