2019-2020 TRANSPORTATION PROCEDURES
2020-2021 SHUTTLE BUS INFORMATION & SCHEDULE
WHEN TO STOP FOR A SCHOOL BUS IN OHIO
VWCS RESTRICTED HOURS / SCHOOL ZONE FLASHERS
The speed limit of the school zone on State Route 118 South (between Van Wert Middle / High School and Van Wert Elementary School) is reduced to 20 MPH during the following times:
7:35 a.m. - 8:15 a.m.
3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
The speed limit of the school zone on E. Ervin Rd. (in front of the Van Wert Early Childhood Center) is reduced to 20 MPH during the following times:
7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.
2:15 p.m. - 3:15 p.m.
*Restricted hours will be adjusted to accommodate school delays.
National School Bus Safety Week
October 19 - 23, 2020
Roads are becoming busier and distractions more complex, causing students to be more at risk than ever before. A 2019 NASDPTS survey identified 95,000 illegal passes across 39 states in a single day; that's over 17 million near misses in one school year.
Watch a short Back-to-School Road Safety Tips for drivers and students video to learn when motorists must stop for a bus, as well as loading and unloading tips for students.