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Applying for yellow bus service

Whether you’re new to yellow bus service or a returning rider, you need to apply for yellow bus service each school year. To ensure your child receives bus service on the first day of school, apply before June 1, 2020.

NEW STUDENT WITH EDMONTON PUBLIC SCHOOLS

Review our information on yellow bus service eligibility, then fill out the yellow bus service application form no later than June 1, 2020.

If there are any problems with your application form, the school will contact you. If your child has been approved for bus service, you will receive a letter in mid-August, that includes the yellow bus:

  • route number
  • stop locations
  • pick up and drop off times

If you have questions about applying for yellow bus service or are unable to complete the form online, please contact your child’s school.

RETURNING YELLOW BUS RIDERS

If your child already rides the yellow bus, you can apply for continued service to their current school in SchoolZone no later than June 1, 2020. 

 When you sign in to your parent SchoolZone account:

  • go to Student Profile
  • choose Transportation 
  • select Bus Application
  • follow the instructions to apply for yellow bus service for next year

If there are any problems with your application form, the school will contact you. If your child's application is approved, you'll be notified by email. Before school starts, check SchoolZone or contact your child’s school for route information.

If you are having issues or cannot complete the form in SchoolZone, please contact your school.

CURRENT STUDENT BUT NEW TO YELLOW BUS

If your child is currently attending a school within our Division but does not currently take a yellow bus, or is a conditional rider, apply for service in SchoolZone. Sign in to your parent account, then:

  • go to Forms
  • choose Additional Forms
  • select the form that is relevant to your child’s transportation needs
  • click Respond 
  • follow the instructions to complete the form

If there are any problems with your application form, the school will contact you. If your child's application is approved, you'll be notified by email. Before school starts, check SchoolZone or contact your child’s school for route information.

If you are having issues or cannot complete the form in SchoolZone, please contact your school.

UPDATE YOUR ADDRESS

If you need to update your address, contact your child's school before June 1, 2020. 

WHO CAN'T APPLY FOR CONTINUED SERVICE?

Some students can't apply for continued service in SchoolZone, including: