Stop for the Bus
As a value member of the Osceola School District Community, we thank you for taking the proper measures for keeping our student and community safe during the school year and all year round. Below we'd like to share with you things that you can do to help prevent accidents, injuries and become a safer driver while sharing the roads and higways with our school buses.
In a 180-day school year, it is estimated that there are almost two million illegal “passes” of Florida school buses, each representing the possibility of tragic injuries or fatalities to students.
Florida Motor Vehicle Laws require that motorists stop upon approaching any school bus which displays its flashing red lights and has its stop signs extended
Please remain alert throughout the school year! The inconvenience of an extra few seconds spent waiting for a stopped school bus is insignificant compared to the loss of a child’s life.