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Updated: Council Bluffs Schools Announce 2019-20 Bus Routes

Here are the bus routes for the upcoming 2019-20 school year. If you have a student riding the bus, it is important that your child arrives at the bus stop five minutes before the planned pickup time to ensure we have no delays, and that students can arrive to school on time. If you have any questions about busing, please contact your child's school or First Student Bus Company at 712-320-8999.

Below you will find busing information for each school:

Abraham Lincoln


Carter Lake

College View




Kirn at Madison Campus

Lewis & Clark



Thomas Jefferson



Note: Bus times are subject to change.


General Guidelines

1. When waiting for the bus, students must respect the rights and property of others.

2. If a student misses a bus, this is not an excuse for being tardy or absent.

3. When boarding or leaving the bus, student must be conscious of other students and traffic.

4. No student shall sit in the driver’s seat, stand or sit next to the driver, engage in any unnecessary conversation with him/her, harass or distract the driver.

5. Upon boarding, students will show the driver their passes, immediately select a seat, and remain in that seat until they disembark.

6. Students detained after school for disciplinary reasons shall be responsible for their own transportation.

7. If a student rides a bus other than his/her regular bus, the principal may approve the request after parental contact.

8. Students are responsible to the driver and/or school district personnel.

9. The Code of Conduct does apply to school provided transportation.


Website story was updated on August 22.