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Bus Rules

Last Updated: 8/9/2019 6:52 PM


  • Arrive at the bus stop five minutes before your bus is scheduled to arrive.
  • Stay back from the road at least 10 feet.
  • Cross the street when the bus driver motions that it is safe to do so.
  • All students must remain in their seats at all times while the bus is in motion.
  • Do not open the emergency windows/doors without permission from the driver.
  • Wait until the bus comes to a complete stop before loading & unloading.
  • Load and unload the bus in a safe orderly manner.


Students are expected to follow the Student Code of Conduct when riding the bus


1.     No food or drinks

2.     Keep hands/feet to yourself & inside of the bus (No Horseplay)

3.     Voices at level 1 (Inside Voices)

4.     Stay in your assigned seat, until the bus arrives at your stop

5.     Do not use cell phones or electronic devices

Note: Expenses for damages or vandalism to buses or school property will be billed to the parent/guardian.


 Minor behavior issues

1st offense- Driver warning (possible seat re-assignment)

2nd offense- Driver contact parents

3rd offense -Driver will submit bus referral to principal

 Major behavior issues- Driver will send a referral directly to the principal.

*The principal will determine consequences once the behavior referral is submitted.

Items allowed on the bus

  • Items which a student can securely hold and contain in their lap without impeding onto another    passenger’s space.
  • Band instruments allowed: Violin, viola, piccolo, flute, oboe, bassoon, clarinet (b-flat), alto clarinet, alto saxophone, tenor saxophone, trumpet saxophone, trombone, bells.

·       Allowed but must be set on the floor between the feet of the student: Bassoon, bass clarinet, alto saxophone, trombone.

Items not allowed on the bus

  • No glass objects or helium balloons
  • No balloons
  • No food or drinks.
  • No weapons or anything that could be construed as a weapon
  • No alcohol, drugs, or tobacco products
  • No fireworks or any other explosive materials
  • Anything that would likely block the bus aisles or exits

*Reference 702KAR5:080 for Additional Restrictions

 Note: To ensure safety, items not listed are at the discretion of driver.   

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Students, their families, employees and potential employees of Lyon County Schools are hereby notified that the Lyon County School District does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, religion, marital status, sex or disability in employment, vocational programs, or activities as set forth in compliance with federal and state statutes and regulations. Any peresons having inquiries concerning Lyon County Schools compliance with Title II, Title IV, Title VI, Title IX and/or Section 504 may contact :

Robin Hurst, Supervisor of Instruction  -  Lyon County Board of Education


The Lyon County School District offers the following career and technical programs to all students regardless of race, color, national origin, including those with limited English proficiency, sex or disability enrolled in grades 9-12: Agriculture, Business and Office, Family and Consumer Sciences, Technology, Health Sciences, Automotive Repair and Refurbishing, Carpentry, Electricity and Welding. Persons seeking further information concerning the vocational education offerings and specific pre-requisite criteria, or to obtain this information in a language other than English, should contact :

Thomas Radivonyk, Principal  -  Lyon County High School