Parents Upset With Response After Fight On Edmond School Bus


Friday, September 28th 2012, 7:13 pm
By: News 9


Parents are demanding answers after a fight between Central Middle School students on a school bus Thursday escalated. Police were called to the scene and several children walked home.

News 9 talked to one mother who is infuriated. The school says the bus driver didn't do anything wrong, but both sides agree kids should not have gotten off the bus

On the route from Central Middle School a verbal fight got ugly. Paper throwing escalated to a slap across the face. The bus driver pulled over, but eventually called police. There were no cameras because this is a substitute bus, but News 9 is told the scene was chaos.

Parents News 9 spoke with dispute that the kids were given clear instructions. They say kids were confused and scared.

The district has changed its policy based on this incident and now kids will have assigned seating--- the ones who fought may lose bus privileges.

Police were called and did respond to the scene but no report was ever filed.