Helena Public Schools contracts all of its home-to-school bus services with First Student.
Helena Public Schools remains responsible for the bus routing and handling of student discipline, with shared office space at the local First Student facility.
What are the driver qualifications to drive a school bus in Montana?
A. Must have completed 5 years of licensed driving.
B. Must have a current Commercial Drivers License for the size of bus that the person will be driving.
C. Must have a current Medical Card from a qualified Medical Screener.
D. Must have a current First Aid Card.
E. Must complete 10 hours of School Bus Driver Training annually.
F. When driving a bus, the driver SHALL carry a current Bus Driver Certificate signed by School Board Chair.