The purpose of school transportation is to safely transport students to and from school. School transportation is a privilege and not a state requirement. The slightest distraction to the driver may have significant student safety consequences. Appropriate student behavior is essential to the safe operation of the school bus. Therefore, school bus safety regulations must be followed. Students should be aware that the bus is an extension of the school. All Student Code of Conduct offenses are subject to the same disciplinary actions and consequences while riding Dallas ISD provided transportation. (Student Code of Conduct, 2016-2017)
Student Services exists to help students acquire experiences that will motivate them to make responsible decisions, seek positive opportunities for growth and learning, and envision a future that includes higher education and a fulfilling career.