General-education students are eligible for
school they attend is 1.5 miles or more from
their legal residence,
live in a district-designated transportation zone or a child-safety
routes are available in their area.
Special-education students will receive transportation
when their residence is less than 1.5 miles from
their school and if their Individual Education Plan (IEP) requires it.
A student may be transported to and from a child-care
provider if the student's legal residence and the provider's location
are both 1.5 miles or more from the school the
student attends. Parents must request such transportation in writing.
Applications are available at the school your child attends. Requests cannot be taken over the telephone.
Open enrollment and
Students in elementary school in the district's open-enrollment
and magnet-school programs will be transported on yellow buses if their open
enrollment or magnet school is more than 1.5 miles
from their residence.
Private, parochial and
Eligible private, parochial and
charter-school students will be provided transportation in the same
manner as public-school students if the private, parochial or
charter school they attend is within the district's boundaries. Parents
are asked to make such requests in writing by April 1 of the current
school year to be in effect for the following school year.
to download the non-public transportation form for the 2018-19 school
will make every attempt to honor late transportation requests, provided
their is room on that particular bus, under the open-seat law.