EEACD - Use of School Activity Vehicles for Student Transportation
The Board may provide for the use of vehicles, more commonly designated as Types 10, 20, or 21 pupil transportation vehicles, which do not meet the requirements of a “school bus” for the purpose of transporting students, licensed, classified or other supervisory personnel to and from curricular and extracurricular activities sponsored by the district.
The vehicle shall be insured for bodily injury, property damage, liability and personal injury protection. The business manager will recommend amounts to adequately protect the district against loss.
The district will meet or exceed minimum driver requirements and procedures as set forth in Oregon Revised Statutes Section 53. The district will require in-class instruction as part of its driver training approval process. The district shall meet child safety system requirements and minimum standards and specifications as set forth in ORS 811.210, 815.055, and 815.080 and OAR 735-102-0010.
The superintendent will establish administrative regulations as may be necessary to ensure that individuals approved to drive activity vehicles meet or exceed minimum state requirements.