Scott Reynolds of Fairport (N.Y.) Central School District is recognized for his ability to connect with students, including a young man with Down syndrome whom he gave a daily "fist bump."
Video shows several kids in New York bringing cardboard boxes into the bus and, soon after, flames are seen inside. Police are looking for several other boys in connection with the incident.
The latest winning entry comes from Richard Xu, a second grader in New York. The company awards Xu’s school $1,000 for classroom supplies, and the entry will be featured in a First Student ad campaign.
Andrea Whittaker, who works for Ethan Allen Transportation, has 27 years of school bus driving experience.
NYSBCA hosts an event to draw attention to the importance of motorists stopping for school buses and to call for tougher laws against illegally passing stopped school buses.
NYAPT coordinates events for the day for the 23rd year. Police officers and county sheriff patrols monitor traffic around school buses for motorists who illegally pass them.
NYAPT’s March 16 survey of illegal passing of school buses finds that 800 school bus drivers reported they were passed a total of 404 times.
Leonard Bus Sales wins the Type A school bus manufacturer’s top dealer honor for the third year in a row.
NYAPT’s latest study of illegal passing of school buses finds an increased rate of violations compared to previous counts.
Students will use the new injection pump from Leonard Bus Sales for hands-on engine troubleshooting, repair and training.
The New York Association for Pupil Transportation’s Jan. 20 survey found that 1,057 school bus drivers reported a total of 504 illegal passing incidents. The total estimated illegal passing rate statewide is 23,841 passes for that day.
In the new position, Joseph Doyle will manage training programs for New York Bus Sales customers, technicians and sales staff. He will also work with industry associations statewide on training activities.
The Saratoga County (N.Y.) Board of Supervisors honored the company for the milestone, its leadership in the school bus industry and its economic contributions to the county.