First Ride Program

First Ride Program: Event Information (Free Program)
Wednesday, April 21, 2021 (Postponed to late May 2021)
Roy Bickell Gymnasium (10410 Royal Oaks Dr)
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
The First Ride Program is a collaboration effort between First Student, GP Catholic & GP Public. It's an awareness and safety program for parents and students who are using the yellow school bus system for the very first time.
Parents and children are presented with a school bus safety PowerPoint presentation and Q & A session. To conclude, parents and children will be taken on a short school bus ride.
Please attempt to limit one (1) parent and one (1) enrolled child.  However, we understand there may be childcare restraints for this evening.
COVID Requirements
1. We can only allow 100 people including presenters/staff.
2. You will be required to fill out the COVID-19 questionnaire prior to entering the facility.
3. Masks are recommended for K-3 children but not required. For adults, masks will be required. Should you forget yours, there will be some available.
4. Hand sanitizer will be available.
5. Disinfecting wipes will not be available due to sourcing and cost. Regular wipes may be available.
6. Chairs & School Buses will be sanitized before and after event.
7. Avoid sharing or distribution of food & drink outside your family circle.
8. Families will be placed in pods with social distancing measures in the gym and in the school bus.