Transportation

  • interested in becoming a bus driver?
     

    Mission Statement
    “To provide safe transportation for students in a timely and efficient manner”
     
    Job fairs for School Bus drivers held at 11111 S. Belcher Rd in Largo
    Current Schedule:
    December 13th, 2017 5PM - 8PM
    January 17th, 2017 5PM -8PM
     
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    DRUG TESTING  -  DEXTERITY TESTING  -  APPLICATION ASSISTANCE ON SITE

     

     

     

    District Transportation Call Center 

    (727) 587-2020

    Hours of Operation:

    6:30am - 5:30pm / Monday - Friday

     
    Each year, PCS school bus drivers travel 9.1 million miles and transport approximately 33,000 students to and from school. This also includes driving nearly 3,300 extracurricular trips each year. District drivers carry up to 75 students on a ten-ton vehicle down some of Florida’s most congested roads. The district has more than 450 bus drivers and of that number, 75 have ten years or more and 21 have 15 years or more of safe driving records. 
     

     

    Transportation Links

    Please use these links to access pertinent information about transportation services.
     
    Safety Links
    Are We There? Safety brochure 1
    Are We There? Safety brochure 2
    Safety brochures created by the Florida Department of Education.
     
    Travel to School Safety Issues
    Use this link to report unsafe conditions and/or concerns for your trip to school.
     
    Crossing Guard Location Search
    A tool to search for Crossing Guard locations.
     
    Sex Offender Search
    A tool to access the FDLE sex offender database site.
     
    (NHTSA) Natl Highway Traffic Safety Admin
    The site for the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
     
     
    Policies & Procedures Links
     
    Policy 8600
    School Board Policy that governs school transportation in Pinellas County.
     
    Basic principles of student transportation.

     

    Florida D.O.E. Transportation
    Provides leadership, assistance, and training for school districts and other clients to ensure safe and efficient transportation of Florida's public school students.
     
    The Safe Driver Plan 8600.01 
    The purpose of the Safe Driver Plan is to establish a policy that promotes safe driving practices for Pinellas County Schools Transportation.
     
    Florida Statute 1006
    Statute that governs school based transportation in the state of Florida.
     
    Here you will find forms that parents may need. 
     
     
     
    Transportation News Links
    A great source of School Based Transportation knowledge
     
    Info about the school bus industry
     
    Learn the facts and play it safe
     
     
    Florida State Associations for Pupil Transportation.

    (NAPT) National Assn for Pupil Transportation
    National Associations for Pupil Transportation.