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5181STUDENT TRANSPORTATION

 

The Board shall provide free and reasonable transportation to students residing in Meriden in accordance with Connecticut law.

The Manager of Transportation, working in conjunction with the principals, shall be responsible for recommending to the Assistant Superintendent for Administration the scheduling of all bus transportation including routes and bus stops, and shall be responsible for the disseminating of information regarding transportation.

The Manager of Transportation shall also be responsible for ensuring that all school buses and student transportation vehicles are maintained to provide safe and efficient transportation.

Cross Reference:

Policy 5130 (Standards of Conduct)
Policy 5130.3 (Conduct on School Buses)
Policy 5181.4 (Transportation Zones)
Policy 3541.3 (Operation of Vehicles on Private Roads)
Policy 3541 (Bus Safety Program)
Policy 5181.2 (Ensuring the Safe Transportation of School Children)

Legal Reference:

Connecticut General Statutes, Section 10-186
Connecticut General Statutes, Section 10-220

Connecticut General Statutes, Section 10-281

Approved April 28, 1981
Amended July 16, 1996 

Amended November 21, 2017

Approved 7/16/1996 
Previous Policy Number: EE1

 

 

Approved 11/21/2017
Previous Policy Number: EE1