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Kansas City, Kansas Public Schools School Bus Driver in Kansas City, Kansas

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TITLE: BUS DRIVER – Types of Driving Positions are Listed

The Kansas City, Kansas Public Schools (KCKPS) is a nationally recognized urban school district that serves approximately 22,000 students. With a Head Start program, three preschools, 29 elementary schools, 7 middle schools, and 5 college and career academies/high schools, the district serves a wonderfully diverse mixture of students. A remarkable 62 different languages are spoken in the homes of our students. To serve those students, the district employs approximately 3,650 staff, including more than 1,600 teachers.

The vision of the Kansas City, Kansas Public Schools is to be one of the Top 10 School Districts in the Nation. Our goal is that "Each student will exit high school prepared for college and careers in a global society, and at every level, performance is on track and on time for success." To help our students achieve this goal, the district is implementing a district-wide initiative called Diploma+.

JOB GOAL: To safely transport school students.


+ Maintain a state of readiness and alertness necessary to safely operate a school bus.

+ Maintain a level of physical fitness as required under state law and district policies/guidelines.

+ Operate school bus in a safe and responsible manner.

+ Substitute route driving as assigned.

+ Follow route sheet and maintain time schedule on route.

+ Maintain student discipline.

+ Maintain daily bus inspection log.

+ Conduct inspection of interior of bus after each student run for students, belongings, or damage.

+ Report needed repair and/or other bus maintenance problems.

+ Fuel vehicle

+ Follow all laws, regulation, policies relating to the operation of a school bus.

+ Weekly: Accurate time accounting for payroll Monthly: Submit accurate student load count. Submit accurate bus mileage report. Submit other accurate reports as designated.

+ Periodic: Submit accurate stop counts. Maintain driver eligibility. Fill in as a bus aide.

+ Other duties as needed as assigned.