Bus Drivers

Bus Drivers


A full list of eligibility requirements to become a bus driver can be found on the Illinois Secretary of State website.

Initial Bus Driver Training Schedule

New bus drivers are required to participate in an eight hour initial training course offered by the Regional Office of Education.

Date Time Location
February 9, 2019 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Kewanee High School,
1211 East 3rd, Kewanee, IL
July 23 & 24, 2019 5:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. each night Kewanee High School,
1211 East 3rd, Kewanee, IL
August 17, 2019 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Kewanee High School,
1211 East 3rd, Kewanee, IL
September 25 & 26, 2019 5:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. each night Kewanee High School,
1211 East 3rd, Kewanee, IL

Refresher Bus Driver Training Schedule

All current bus drivers are required to participate in a two hour refresher course before their school bus driver permit can be renewed.

Date Time Location
February 7, 2019 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. Princeton High School,
103 South Euclid Ave.,
Princeton, IL (open to all drivers)
February 20, 2019 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. Kewanee High School,
1211 East 3rd, Kewanee, IL
(For Kewanee and Stark County Drivers)
February 21, 2019 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. Bureau Valley Bus Garage,
9198  2125 N. Ave, Manlius, IL
(For Bureau Valley Drivers only)
February 26, 2019 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. Neponset Grade School,
201 W. Main Street, Neponset, IL
(Open to any driver)
February 28, 2019 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. Princeton High School,
103 South Euclid Ave., Princeton, IL
(For Princeton Drivers)
April 25, 2019 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. Geneseo Middle School,
333 E. Ogden Ave., Geneseo, IL
(For Pinks  and Orion Drivers)
June 20, 2019 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. Kewanee High School,
1211 East 3rd, Kewanee, IL
(Open to any driver)
July 10, 2019 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. Kewanee High School,
1211 East 3rd, Kewanee, IL
(Open to any driver)
July 11, 2019 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. Kewanee High School,
1211 East 3rd, Kewanee, IL
(Cambridge, AlWood, and Galva Drivers)
September 19, 2019 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. Kewanee High School,
1211 East 3rd, Kewanee, IL
(Open to all drivers)

To register for a refresher or initial course, please click here and submit the registration form via fax or email to KMartins@bhsroe.org.