• School District Five COVID-19 Transportation Operations & Procedures

     

    • Buses in School District Five will operate at standard bus capacity.

    • High use surfaces on buses will be sanitized once a day, i.e. handrails, back of seats.

    • Assigned seats will remain consistent, in order to ensure seating of household members together and for contact tracing purposes. 

    • Weather and temperature permitting, buses will continue to utilize the increased ventilation while transporting students through opening the roof hatch and front and back windows approximately 4 inches. Air condition ventilation will also be utilized.

    • Based on federal guidelines, masks will be required to be worn by students. Masks will be provided to students who do not have one upon boarding the bus. 

    • Bus drivers will continue to wear masks and utilize a personal protective barrier around the driver seat.