bus drivers
The Nevada R-V School District Transportation Department welcomes your questions and comments. If we can be of assistance to you or your students, please call the office at 448-2096. Please help us keep our students safe by stopping safely away from the school bus when the stop arm is out and the red lights are flashing.

Dean Walker, Transportation Director
deanwalker@nevada.k12.mo.us

Rick Praisewater, Asst. Transportation Supervisor
rpraisewater@nevada.k12.mo.us

Jim Phelps, Mechanic



National School Bus Safety Week is a program designed to promote school bus safety.

(National School Bus Safety Week is held 
the third full week of October.)
Exemplary School Bus Maintenance Award
Transportation award
Dean Walker, Transportation Director, proudly announced that the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education recognized the Nevada R-5 School District for its exemplary school bus maintenance program, as evidenced by compliance with at least 90% for 15 years passage of Missouri school bus regulations and safety standards during the Spring 2013 school bus inspection, conducted by the Missouri State Highway Patrol. Pictured are Assistant Transportation Director Rick Praiswater and Mechanic Jim Phelps who have been instrumental in all 15 years of inspections.