5322 Student Transportation for Extracurricular Activities


The Grand Island Public Schools in its discretion may provide school district transportation for extracurricular activities including, but not limited to, transporting student participants and other students to and from extracurricular events.

Students participating in extracurricular events, other than those held at the school district facilities, may be transported to the extracurricular event by school district transportation vehicles or by another means approved by the superintendent or designee. Students attending extracurricular events, other than those held at the school district facilities may be transported to the extracurricular event by school district transportation vehicles.

Students, who are provided transportation in school district transportation vehicles for extracurricular events, shall ride both to and from the event in the school vehicle unless arrangements and corresponding paperwork have been completed with the building principal or designee prior to the event. A student’s parent may personally appear and request to transport the student home from a school-sponsored event in which the student traveled to the event on a school district transportation vehicle.

 

Legal Reference:           Neb. Statute 79-610 et seq.

 

Policy Adopted:  10.12.2015