Transportation Department

Idaho School Bus Laws

> Stop 20 feet away from a school bus that is loading or unloading students.


> On a two-lane road, both following and oncoming traffic must stop and remain stopped as long as the red lights near the top of the bus are flashing and/or the stop arm on the left side of the bus is extended.


> You must stop when approaching a school bus that is displaying flashing red lights while stopped to pick up or drop off children. You must remain stopped until all children are clear of the roadway and the bus moves again.


Head of Transportation Department
Mike Pincock
Contact: 208-663-6019
West Jefferson School District
Transportation Building
1272 E 1500 N
Terreton, ID 83450