FAQ

Admissions – Frequently Asked Questions

Q. How much does it cost for students to attend school at WSD?

A. WSD is a state-funded agency and offers deaf and hard of hearing students an appropriate educational program at no cost to families or local school districts.

Q. May my child ride another bus to spend the weekend with a friend?

A. They may go home with a friend only if that friend rides the same bus.

Q. On Sunday, if my child is sick and will not be able to go to school, who should I contact?

A. Contact the assigned bus monitor or the transportation secretary.

Q. Someone else will be picking up my child on Friday. What do I need to do?

A. Write a letter stating who will be picking up your child from the bus stop and indicate if you would like them added to the student’s authorization for pickup list.

Transportation – Frequently Asked Questions

Q. May my child ride another bus to spend the weekend with a friend?

A. They may go home with a friend only if that friend rides the same bus.

Q. On Sunday, if my child is sick and will not be able to go to school, who should I contact?

A. Contact the assigned bus monitor or the transportation secretary.

Q. Someone else will be picking up my child on Friday. What do I need to do?

A. Write a letter stating who will be picking up your child from the bus stop and indicate if you would like them added to the student’s authorization for pickup list.

Q. What if I am running late or cannot make it to the bus stop to pick up my child?

A. You must call the Transportation Secretary and the Transportation Secretary will contact the bus monitor to try to make alternate arrangements. This is for last minute situations & can not happen weekly.

IMPORTANT NOTE: Parents/guardians are required to drop-off students at WSD in-person on the first day of school and to pick-up on the last day of school.