National School Bus Safety Week is celebrated the third full week of October each year. During this week we have the opportunity to increase the attention to the incredible resources inherent in school transportation services.

For 2021, the celebration is scheduled for Oct. 18-22.

School Bus Safety week letter

2020-21 National Poster Contest Theme: 1 Bus + 1 Driver = a BIG Impact on Education.

Contest Guidelines

Generic press release for district use

OSBA's press release (for your reference)

Link to the National Highway Traffic and Safety Administration's school bus safety page

Link to the National Association for Pupil Transportation's school bus safety week page

Ohio's school bus red light law graphic

Link to the American School Bus Council - a source of information and facts about school transportation

Last year 2020: Summary of theme and suggested activities