“To provide safe transportation for students in a timely and efficient manner”
District Transportation Call Center
Monday - Friday 6:30am - 5:30pm
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.
Please use these links to access pertinent information about transportation services.
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.
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