2019-2020 TRANSPORTATION PROCEDURES
2021-2022 SHUTTLE BUS INFORMATION & SCHEDULE
*Updated August 12, 2021
*Clarification on transportation to/from Wee Care Learning Center:
Bus transportation will continue for students who are registered for before or after school care at Wee Care Learning Center. Bus route transportation will be arranged for these students. However, students who are not registered at Wee Care will no longer be able to use the Wee Care parking lot as a bus shuttle stop.
WHEN TO STOP FOR A SCHOOL BUS IN OHIO
DO'S AND DON'TS OF SCHOOL BUS TRANSPORTATION
VWCS RESTRICTED HOURS / SCHOOL ZONE FLASHERS
The speed limit of the school zone on State Route 118 South (between Van Wert Middle / High School and Van Wert Elementary School) is reduced to 20 MPH during the following times:
7:35 a.m. - 8:15 a.m.
3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
The speed limit of the school zone on E. Ervin Rd. (in front of the Van Wert Early Childhood Center) is reduced to 20 MPH during the following times:
7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.
2:15 p.m. - 3:15 p.m.
*Restricted hours will be adjusted to accommodate school delays.
National School Bus Safety Week
October 18 - 22, 2021
Roads are becoming busier and distractions more complex, causing students to be more at risk than ever before. A 2019 NASDPTS survey identified 95,000 illegal passes across 39 states in a single day; that's over 17 million near misses in one school year.
Watch a short Back-to-School Road Safety Tips for drivers and students video to learn when motorists must stop for a bus, as well as loading and unloading tips for students.