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Orientation Offered for New School Bus Riders in EASD’s K-3 Schools

With the start of school quickly approaching, the Elizabethtown Area School District is excited to partner with Durham School Services (EASD’s transportation provider) for the annual School Bus Orientation Day. This special program is geared toward kindergarten students and those new to riding the school bus in kindergarten through third grade.

School Bus Orientation Days have been scheduled at each elementary school the week of Monday, Aug. 13, through Friday, Aug. 17. As part of the free, hour-long program, Durham Transportation staff will be on site to talk the children on bus safety, danger zones, loading/ unloading, and take them on a short bus ride. The district encourages families to take advantage of this opportunity that will help children

and their parents feel more comfortable with riding the school bus.

School Bus Orientation Days are scheduled for the following dates and times. Pre-registration is not required. People are encouraged to attend at their home school or attend a building that works better for their schedule: Monday, Aug 13, 9 a.m. – Mill Road Elementary School, 35 Elm Ave., Elizabethtown.

Monday, Aug. 13, 1 p.m. – East High Elementary School, 800 East High Street, Elizabethtown.

Friday, Aug. 17, 9 a.m. – Rheems Elementary School, 130 Alida St., Rheems.

Friday, Aug. 17, 1 p.m. – Bainbridge Elementary School, 416 N. 2nd St., Bainbridge.

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