Policy Code: EEAD-R

Adoption Date: Tuesday, August 26th, 2003

Review Date: Tuesday, April 22nd, 2008


Trips must be carefully pre-planned. When possible, the teacher should visit the place before taking students on the trip.

Elementary school travel: It is required to have two or more adults in addition to the bus driver accompany students and the teacher on the trip.

Secondary school travel: In addition to coaches and advisors, adequate adult supervision is required according to size of group and purpose of activity.

Teachers/coaches will remain with students throughout the duration of the trip.

Buses will remain at the event/activity and available for student use as determined by teacher/coach.

Vehicle care and maintenance are the responsibility of the bus driver.

Student management is the responsibility of the teacher/coach.

Teachers must notify lunchroom personnel of a scheduled trip one week before leaving.

(Also see IGD-R Supervision of Students)