Gulfport Elementary

Home of the Bulldogs

Transportation and Procedures - pg.1


Students are welcome to arrive at school between 8:05 a.m. and 8:35 a.m. Student supervision begins at 8:05 a.m. For student safety, students are not to be on campus prior to 8:05 a.m. unless they are enrolled in the R’Club before school care program. If a student arrives before 8:05 a.m., the parent/guardian will be called to come supervise the child.

Breakfast is served from 8:05 a.m. to 8:25 a.m. With the exception of late bus students, NO BREAKFAST WILL BE SERVED AFTER 8:25 A.M.


When bike riders arrive in the morning, they will walk their bike directly to the bike compound and report directly to the cafeteria or to their classroom.

Students are expected to follow the bicycle guidelines at all times.

Bicycle Guidelines


2. Walk your bike on school grounds

3. Ride only your own bike

4. Ride single

5. Park and lock your bike in the bicycle compound


When the bus arrives, students exit the bus safely and orderly and report to the cafeteria or to their classroom. Students are expected to follow the bus guidelines at all times on the bus and at the bus stop.

Bus Guidelines

1. Follow the bus driver and assistant’s directions at all times

2. Follow our school expectations and make safe, respectable choices

3. Follow the Pinellas County bus expectations


Expectations Rules

Be respectful Show courtesy to driver and others

Speak quietly to your neighbor

Keep floor and seat clean and undamaged

Be responsible Walk on and off the bus

Sit and stay in assigned seat

Keep feet, hands and objects to self and inside the bus

Listen and follow directions

Follow the law--voices off at railroad tracks

Wear a seat belt if available

Cross in front of the bus