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Kings Highway Elementary bus crashes with children on board

First responders attend to a bus that crashed into a tree and stone wall while carrying over 20 elementary schoolers. Several of the kids sustained minor injuries, though none had to be hospitalized. The driver was injured and taken to Norwalk Hospital by EMS.

Claire Redmer '21, Social Media Director

February 8, 2020

A school bus with over 20 students on board veered off Sylvan Road North, striking a traffic sign, stone wall and a tree while en route to Kings Highway Elementary School at 8:15 a.m. on Feb 7. Several of the students sustained minor injuries; however, none required transport to a hospital. The driver was extra...

Potential bus strike forces students to scramble for rides to school

Potential bus strike forces students to scramble for rides to school

April 26, 2017

By Julia Rosier '18 Superintendent Colleen Palmer sent an email to parents on Tuesday, April 25 warning students and parents of a potential bus strike by the school bus company, Dattco, on Thursday April 27. In her email, Palmer stated that if the issue does not reach an agreement by midnight Wednes...

June 1, 2010 | Climb Aboard

Photo By Julia Friedman '11

June 1, 2010

David Roberts, Dattco bus driver, rocks his Tar Heel blue team cap on a warm first day of June.  He and the students of Staples have only 14 more days of fun-filled bus rides left in the 2009–10 school year....

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