2016-2017 Florence City Schools Bus Route Schedule:
August 3, 2016)
Forest Hills Elementary
Hibbett Middle School
Florence Middle School
Florence Freshman Center
Florence High School
Traffic flow map for Florence Middle School
& Hibbett Middle School Campus
transportation is provided by the Florence City Board of
Education under the state-sponsored transportation
program. Bus services are contracted through First
Student Transportation Services. Drivers must have
their CDL licenses and all are fingerprinted for
background checks by the State of Alabama.
bus is equipped with a video/audio camera to record the
daily operations and behavior on the bus.
The following regulations govern the transportation
be eligible a student must live in the city limits
of Florence and must live more than two miles from a
school that serves his/her grade.
Students are not picked up door-to-door; routes are
set at designated intersections.
Under federal law, students who need special
transportation must have their special
transportation needs specified in their
Individualized Education Plan (IEP) or Section 504
Students in kindergarten through fourth grade must
have a parent or guardian at the bus stop to put
them on the bus in the morning and get them off the
bus in the afternoon.
Under state law (Charles “Chuck” Poland, Jr. Act –
Alabama Act 2013-347) NO person can Trespass
on a school bus.
Students may be assigned seats on the bus.
Drivers will report discipline problems to the
principal or assistant principal and if necessary, a
student may be removed from riding a bus.
Remember: bus transportation is a privilege and
should never be abused.
Each bus schedule shows the approximate pick-up
time; students should be at the stop 8 to 10 minutes
prior to the given time.
have any questions regarding bus transportation for
Florence City Schools, please contact the Director of
Transportation, Dr. Auty Horn, at 256 768-3022 or
Secretary/Bookkeeper, Stephanie Winborn, at 256 768-3025.
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