It's official! We have moved to our new District website, now located at acpsd.net. Please take a moment to visit and explore our new online home for updated information on all items related to Aiken County Public Schools.
As a reminder, our individual school web pages will continue to link back to School Fusion (hosted at this site) until the start of the new school year when all school-related pages will make the transition to our new web platform.
Thank you for your continued interest in and support of Aiken County Public Schools, and welcome to acpsd.net! †
Bus transportation is provided for any student living 1.5 miles or more from our school.† Riding the bus is a privilege.† However, if rules are not followed, it is a privilege that can and will be revoked.† Ms. Sharon Harris, the Bus Transportation Supervisor, will be happy to discuss any concerns with you.† She may be reached by phone at Aiken High School at 803-641-2507 during the school day.†
Some examples of misbehavior on the school bus are:
Standing/moving while the bus is in motion
Putting head or arms outside the bus window
Horse playing or fighting
Making unusually loud noises
Using profanity or making obscene gestures
Throwing litter on the floor of the bus
Damaging bus property
The standard consequences for breaking the rules are:
First offense:††††††††Written warning
Second offense:††† Final warning
Third offense:††††††††1 day bus suspension
Fourth offense:††††† 3 day bus suspension
Fifth offense:†††††††† 5 day bus suspension
Sixth offense:†††††††10 day bus suspension
Seventh offense:† Suspended from bus the remainder of school year
The consequences may be more stringent based upon the severity of the violation.† Each time a student receives a bus disciplinary report, the parent must sign and return it to school.† Offenses are cumulative.† For further information, please refer to the Code of Student Conduct.