10 yo home alone to get ready for school everyday?

What are your thoughts on a 10 year old staying at home alone everyday for an hour or longer to get himself ready for school and then walk to the bus school bus all alone where there are no other kids at his bus stop? Whether is rain, snow or sign. The bus does not pick him up in front of the house, he has to walk... show more What are your thoughts on a 10 year old staying at home alone everyday for an hour or longer to get himself ready for school and then walk to the bus school bus all alone where there are no other kids at his bus stop? Whether is rain, snow or sign. The bus does not pick him up in front of the house, he has to walk to the stop sign to even see when the bus is coming. He has no cell phone for contact to anyone. so if the bus is running behind he will never know. Needing to hear opinions on this!
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