Vista Colorado Elementary School upcoming events and bus schedule

August 8, 2018

NEEDLES — Vista Colorado Elementary School starts the 2018-19 school year on Aug. 13 at 8 a.m. and would like to remind parents and guardians of a couple of events coming up quickly.

On Aug. 8 busses leave at 8:45 a.m. from the bus circle for the backpack buddies event.

The elementary school meet and greet is scheduled for Aug. 10 from 1:30 to 3 p.m. According to elementary staff, this is the time when parents and guardians of students are able to meet the teacher and take a look at the classroom that their child will be in. A staff member will be standing in the front with a clipboard ready to direct the parents and guardians to the right classroom.

The very important bus schedule has been released. Early release days drop off will be two hours earlier and all times are approximate.

Blue Bus pickup route is: pre-trip, 4:45 a.m.; depart in van, 5:20 a.m.; Oasis gas station, 6 a.m.; Blair home, 6:20 a.m.; Rocker Bluff, 6:50 a.m.; Palms Resort, 7 a.m.; high school parking lot, 7:05 a.m.; get bus, 7:06 a.m.; I and Front Street, 7:10 a.m.; River Palms, 7:20 a.m.; California and R Street, 7:30 a.m.; 1812 Race St., 7:35 a.m.; Best Motel, 7:36 a.m.; Market and M Street, 7:40 a.m.; Vista Colorado Elementary School drop off, 7:45 a.m.; community day school, 8 a.m.

Blue Bus drop off route is: Leave yard, 2 p.m.; Vista Colorado Elementary School load zone, 2:10 p.m.; recreation center, 2:25 p.m.; I and Front Street, 2:28 p.m.; Market and M Street, 2:30 p.m.; 1812 Race St., 2:35 p.m.; Best Motel, 2:37 p.m.; California and R Street, 2:40 p.m.; River Palms, 2:50 p.m.; drop bus get van; NHS Load zone, 3 p.m.; River Palms, 3:25 p.m.; Rocker Bluff, 3:30 p.m.; Blair home, 3:55 p.m., Oasis station, 4:05 p.m.; bus yard, 4:45 p.m.

Red Bus pickup route is: Pre-trip, 5:30 a.m.; leave yard, 6 a.m.; ed center, 6:10 a.m.; hardware center, 6:15 a.m.; 173 Victory Dr., 7 a.m.; Monterey and Goodwill, 7:04 a.m.; San Clemente Street and Arizona Avenue, 7:08 a.m.; NHS drop off, 7:15 a.m.; 173 Victory Dr., 7:25 a.m.; Monterey and Goodwill, 7:28 a.m.; San Clemente Street and Arizona Avenue, 7:31 a.m.; River Gardens Apartments and 1970 Clary Dr., 7:35 a.m.; 1001 Lilyhill Apartments, 7:38 a.m.; D and Acoma streets, 7:40 a.m.; community day school, 7:43 a.m.; Third and I streets, 7:45 a.m.

Red bus drop off route is: Vista Colorado Elementary School load zone, 2:05 p.m.; recreation center, 2:15 p.m.; 1970 Clary Dr. 2:25 p.m.; 1001 Lilyhill Dr., 2:30 p.m.; D and Acoma streets, 2:35 p.m.; Third and I streets, 2:37 p.m.; community day school pick up, 2:29 p.m.; Monterey and Goodwill, 2:45 p.m.; 173 Victory Dr., 2:48 p.m.; San Clemente and Arizona Avenue, 2:51 p.m.; 1970 Clary Dr., 2:55 p.m.; NHS/county pickup; leave NHS, 3:10 p.m.; San Clemente and Arizona Avenue, 3:15 p.m.; Monterey and Goodwill, 3:18 p.m.; Chemehuevi Valley Elementary ed center, 4:15 p.m.; NUSD yard, 5:30 p.m.

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