Policy Details

5131.1 Bus and Van Conduct




Transportation to and from school is an accommodation provided to Litchfield students conditioned upon satisfactory behavior on the bus and at bus stops. Safety on buses and vans is a priority of the Board of Education and the Administration. The Superintendent shall develop regulations for the safety and protection of all students and drivers.

Bus privileges may be taken away from students if their behavior does not comply with the regulations.

Legal Reference: Conn. Gen. Stat. § 10-186 Duties of local and regional boards of education re school attendance.

Conn. Gen. Stat. § 10-220 Duties of boards of education

Conn. Gen. Stat. § 10-221 Boards of education to prescribe rules.

Conn. Gen. Stat. § 10-233c Suspension of pupils.

Title I – Amendments to the Individual with Disabilities Act. (PL 105-17)

Family Education Rights and Privacy Act, sec. 438, 20 U.S.C. sec. 1232g (1988).

(cf 3541.1 Eligibility for School Transportation)

Litchfield Public Schools
Policy Adopted: 8/12/2015
Policy Revised: 12/21/2016

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