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Applying for yellow bus service

Whether your child is new to yellow bus service or a returning rider, you need to apply for yellow bus service each school year. 

The deadline to apply for yellow bus service is June 1, 2021 to make sure your child receives service on the first day of school. You can always apply for bus service throughout the year as bus routes change.


NEW TO YELLOW BUS SERVICE

HOW TO APPLY 

STEP 1

Contact your child’s preferred school for information on yellow bus service eligibility

STEP 2

Complete the 2021-22 yellow bus service application form.

STEP 3

If your child is new to the Division and has been approved for bus service for the 2021-22 school year, you will receive a letter in mid-August that includes the yellow bus:

  • route number
  • stop locations
  • pick-up and drop off times
  • company contact information

Once you have access to SchoolZone, that is where you can find yellow bus information. Route information is also available at your child’s school and through SchoolZone prior to the first day of school.


CURRENT YELLOW BUS RIDERS

If your child rides the yellow bus, you can apply for continued service to their current school in SchoolZone no later than June 1, 2021

When you sign in to your parent SchoolZone account: 

  • go to the Student Profile tab 
  • choose Transportation 
  • select Bus Application
  • follow instructions to apply for yellow bus service for next year and make sure to update your contact information

Missed the deadline? Use the 2021-22 yellow bus service application form or contact your child’s school. Applications are accepted throughout the year.

WHO CAN’T APPLY FOR CONTINUED SERVICE IN SCHOOLZONE? 

Contact your school if your child is a: