Transportation Department -Video Policy
The School District of River Falls approves the use of video cameras to record student behavior on school buses. Such video tape shall not be available for viewing by the public in general, by employees in general, by the media, or other individuals or for any purpose other than those articulated in this policy. Individual drivers or principals may request that a video camera be put on a specific bus on a designated date. Parents may also contact the transportation supervisor to request that a video camera be utilized on a specific bus. Recorded footage shall not be kept or viewed except where the educational interest articulated by this policy will be advanced. Only the transportation supervisor (or designee), bus driver, principal or district administrator are authorized to view video tapes for the purpose of documenting a disciplinary problem and determining which students may be involved.