Missouri’s Annual School Bus Inspection

The State of Missouri completed their annual School Bus Inspections.  The inspections are conducted by the Missouri Highway Patrol. The inspection report shows the number of busses inspected, the percentage that approved, the percentage found defective and the number taken out of service. Chillicothe R-II School District Bus Barn Manager, Terry Mammen, says they had 23 busses inspected in March.  […]

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School Bus Rider Registration Due By July 1

Chillicothe R-II School District students that will be riding the bus in the 2020/2021 school year will need to register for bus routes by July 1st.  Parents of those students are asked to make sure the registration process is complete as soon as possible. Registration forms are available on the district website, chillicotheschools.org.  There are separate forms for elementary, middle, […]

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Chillicothe R-II School Bus Registration

Parents of Chillicothe R-II School students that will be riding the bus in the 2020/2021 school year are asked to make sure they register before July 1st. Registration forms are available on the district website, chillicotheschools.org.  there are separate forms for elementary, middle, and high school students. If you are signing up multiple children, please complete a form for each […]

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CPD Says Use Caution Around Buses

Schools start on Monday, and law enforcement is reminding motorists to be cautious around School Buses. The start and end of the school day can be especially hectic around school buildings. Chillicothe Police Officer Matt McCurry says drivers should be patient and cautious during those times of the school day He says drivers should be alert and cautious around schools […]

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Area School District Awarded Free School Bus

One area School District will receive a free school bus sometime this school year. The Missouri Department of Natural Resources announced 29 school districts have been identified as “financially disadvantaged” are eligible for Volkswagen Trust Funds to cover 100% of the cost for a new bus. The announcement stated many of the districts would not normally qualify for bus replacement […]

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