Activities

Register to Ride: School bus sign-up for 2019-20 now open

All students requiring busing need to re-register

Aspen View Public Schools has opened bus registration for the 2019-20 school year. All students requiring bus transportation must register (or re-register, if you rode in 2018-19) as our new registration forms include new information.

Student Bus Registration Form

Alternate Transportation Request Form

Please register early to guarantee your seat on the bus. Non-eligible, Alternate and School of Choice services listed below will be assigned as requested on a first-come, first-served basis.

 

What’s new for 2019-20:

  • New registration form is required to be filled out for all student passengers, include those who rode the bus previously
  • Fees charged for Non-eligible, Alternate and School of Choice services as noted below must be paid before service will be provided
  • Fees are unchanged from 2018-19

Services and Fees:

Where applicable, all transportation fees must be paid before service will be provided.

Transportation Service
2019-20 Annual Fee
Description
Eligible students
No fee
Students will be provided with transportation between their residence and their school at no cost if they:
  • Reside within the attendance area of the school in which they are enrolled; AND
  • Reside within the division boundary; AND
  • Reside at a distance greater than 2.4 km from that school.
Non-eligible students
$75 per student;
$200 family maximum
Transportation may be offered to students who reside less than 2.4 km from their Designated School if:
  • There is sufficient seating on the bus after all Eligible Students have been accommodated;
  • It does not significantly impact the ride time of Eligible Students on the route;
  • Parents/caregivers agree to pay transportation fees as determined by the Board.
Transportation of Non-Eligible Students may be revoked at any time if space availability becomes an issue, as priority is given to Eligible Students in a designated attendance area.
Parents/caregivers may apply to the Transportation Coordinator if they feel that exceptional circumstances, such as medical conditions or safety concerns, do not fit the criteria noted above. Such requests will be considered on an individual basis.

 

Alternate transportation
$75 per student
Requests for student pick-up/drop-off at a location other than their legal residence may be submitted annually to the Transportation Coordinator for approval. Alternate requests will only be considered if:
  • There is sufficient seating on the bus;
  • The alternate transportation request does not extend bus routes nor significantly increase students’ ride times;
  • The alternate transportation request delivers the student to the care of a parent/caregiver or recognized child care provider. Examples include parents’ workplaces or babysitters.
  • Parents/caregivers agree to pay transportation fees as determined by the Board.
Alternate Transportation Requests may be revoked at any time if space availability becomes an issue, as priority is given to Eligible Students in a designated attendance area.

 

School of Choice
(Fee suspended)
Transportation may be offered to students attending a school other than their Designated School if:
  • There is sufficient seating on the bus after all Eligible and Non-eligible Students have been accommodated;
  • It does not significantly impact the ride time of Eligible Students on the route;
  • Parents/caregivers arrange to transport the student to a Designated Bus Stop within the school’s Attendance Area.
Transportation of School of Choice Students may be revoked at any time if space availability becomes an issue, as priority is given to Eligible Students in a designated attendance area.

 

How to register:

Click the link to access the Student Bus Registration Form or the Alternate Transportation Request Form. Both forms can be completed and submitted online.

The forms and additional information can also be found at on the Aspen View Transportation Department webpage (https://www.aspenview.org/Transportation.php)

Please do not assume that the Transportation Department knows that you require transportation. Please register your student with the department yourself.