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If your kids have to walk to school,how far of a walk?

Our system has a 1 mile rule,any further and they have yellow bus service

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RobinChristine

Asked by RobinChristine at 1:29 PM on Jun. 20, 2011 in

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  • Just about 1/4 of a mile.
    Ginger0104

    Answer by Ginger0104 at 1:30 PM on Jun. 20, 2011

  • About a mile . No school bus service but there is a regular bus service . DH and I drive them to school if the weather is bad, especially in the winter.
    janet116

    Answer by janet116 at 1:32 PM on Jun. 20, 2011

  • Hmm, not that far. It takes him about 20 minutes to walk home with the horde of kids, and safety patrol, in the afternoon. I haven't really plotted the distance.
    Rosehawk

    Answer by Rosehawk at 1:54 PM on Jun. 20, 2011

  • The short cut - 5 minutes from the building to our home. 2 minutes from the baseball field.
    The long way takes about 10-15 minutes.
    twin_mommy

    Answer by twin_mommy at 2:44 PM on Jun. 20, 2011

  • I only let my 14 yr old walk home from school. It is 1 mile.
    Orionsgirl

    Answer by Orionsgirl at 4:56 PM on Jun. 20, 2011

  • he will be walking for the first time this year and it is 6 blocks
    Christmaslver68

    Answer by Christmaslver68 at 7:26 AM on Jul. 5, 2011

  • Not far, lol! Mine are homeschooled!
    momof2redhedz

    Answer by momof2redhedz at 10:25 PM on Jul. 6, 2011

  • my son will be walking for the first time this year(we just moved and the schools are alot closer then what they were before); he will be walking 6 blocks but they are short blocks and according to the people that have lived in this area for a while there are crossing guards at all the corners. I am a little nervous but I think if he finds a walking buddy he will be OK
    Christmaslver68

    Answer by Christmaslver68 at 11:01 AM on Jul. 9, 2011

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