At no time shall the Albertville City
School System furnish any service(s), including but not limited, to
transportation to and from school outside the city limits of the
City of Albertville. In addition, we cannot pick up or drop off at
relatives (grandparents, babysitters, etc.) if student or guardians
live outside the city limits. At no time will any students be
picked up or dropped off at a
ROUTE SYSTEM FOR 2010-2011
will be transported on K-4 routes and 5-12 routes. Parents need to
make sure students get on the right bus for their school.
Parents should make sure someone is home for K-4 students. Bus
drivers will not be responsible for students left unattended once
they are dropped off at home.
Buses do not go down every street nor stop at every driveway. Bus
stops are determined by the Transportation
Other Bus Regulations And
permission is necessary for a child to ride a bus other than the
assigned bus. Permission will be granted only if the child has a
note from the parents, in case of emergency, or through parental
contact. This procedure is necessary to prevent overcrowding of
buses and to prevent a child from riding another bus without the
parents' knowledge. Safety is our first concern.
are responsible for the damage their child/children do to a
will not wait for tardy students. Parents are responsible for
having children at the stop on time.
riding the bus, students will be under the supervision of the
driver and obey the driver at all times. Drivers will report
difficult students to the principal who has the same authority over
the student while on the bus as when the student is on campus. The
principal may suspend bus privileges if misbehavior
driver and the principal may assign seats on the bus.
phones, electronic toys, radios, fireworks, and other dangerous or
potentially dangerous items are prohibited on the bus, just as they
are on campus.
who must cross the road or highway to enter the bus will always try
to be on the right side of the road while waiting for the bus. If
students arrive at the stop just as the bus approaches the stop,
they will wait until the bus comes to a complete stop and the
driver has signaled them to cross in front of the bus (unless the
driver has instructed them to do differently).
who must cross the road after leaving the bus in the afternoon will
go to a point on the shoulder of the road ten feet in front of the
bus and cross the road only after the driver has signaled them to
driver doesn't have an address for the student or any other unknown
reason that the student cannot be dropped off at their home, they
will be transported to the Extended Day Program at the Community
Learning Center (891-7840) located on the Albertville Elementary
School Campus. The Extended Day personnel will contact the parents.
Parents will be charged the Extended Day drop-in rate of $10 each
time after the first occurrence.
who are suspended from riding the bus may not use the services of
Extended Day during their suspension.
Title IX / Section 504 Compliance
It is the official policy of the Albertville City School System that no person shall, on the grounds of race, color, disability, sex, religion, national origin or age, be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination under any program, activity, or employment.
Inquiries, complaints or concerns regarding compliance with federal regulations may be directed to Tim Tidmore, Title IX Director, Section 504 Coordinator, Joyce Bishop, Director Title II at 107 West Main Street, Albertville, Al 35950. Phone (256) 891-1183.