With the first day of school around the corner, first time bus riders are being given the chance to get a feel for the trip before the first day. The Simcoe County’s Student Transportation Consortium’s annual First Rider School Bus Safety program is underway.
No registration is required, just show up. The program lasts about an hour, running through safety rules and answering questions. The 2017 First Rider Program dates and session start times for August and September are as follows:
Monday Aug. 28 (9, 10 and 11 am.) Collingwood Cameron Street Public School
Tuesday Aug. 29 (6 p.m.) Midland Monsignor Castex Catholic School
Wednesday Aug. 30 (9, 10 and 11 a.m.) Orillia Monsignor Lee Catholic Elementary School
Wednesday Aug. 30 (6 p.m.) Barrie Terry Fox Elementary School
Thursday Aug. 31 (6 p.m.) Bradford St. Angela Merici Catholic School
Friday Sept. 1 (9, 10 and 11 a.m.) Alliston St. Paul’s Catholic School