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1/17/2024

February is Love the Bus Month

February marks the month-long celebration of Love the Bus, a time to show our appreciation to the dedicated school transportation professionals who ensure the safety of students on their journey to and from school. This is a way to recognize the many individuals in school transportation who make the yellow school bus experience possible for students. 


1/17/2024

Ohio School Bus Driver REGIONAL ROAD-E-O Saturday, April 20, 2024

School bus drivers throughout the eight regions in Ohio may participate in regional road-e-o competitions on Saturday, April 20, 2024. The road-e-o is designed to test and increase their operational and safety skills. Top participants at each regional road-e-o move on to compete at the state-level competition.


1/17/2024

Ohio School Bus Driver STATE ROAD-E-O Saturday, May 4, 2024

This year, the Ohio School Bus Driver State ROAD-E-O will be held on Saturday, May 4, 2024. This event will host the top six drivers from the eight regions throughout the state of Ohio. The road-e-o is designed to test and increase their operational and safety skills. 

 


1/17/2024

Ohio's School Bus Driver Appreciation Day- May 6, 2024

The first Monday in May is designated School Bus Driver Appreciation Day by the Ohio legislature. This is an opportunity for Ohioans to increase public recognition of the vital functions that school bus drivers serve in safely transporting students to and from school daily.