School bus schedules posted, get ready to ride

WEST PALM BEACH — School bus schedules and routes were posted online Aug. 6 at 8 a.m. and are available through the Transportation Call Center. Families are encouraged to check the bus stops and schedules as routes may change from year-to-year.

To find your child’s bus stop location by address and school, find answers to frequently asked questions about transportation, read safety tips and other useful information, visit palmbeachschools.org/transporation. Schedules and stops can also be obtained by calling the Transportation Call Center.

Families should also and practice getting to and home from the school bus prior to the first day of school on Aug. 13. It is also recommended that students ride the school bus the first week of school while assistance with getting to class in the morning and finding their bus at dismissal is available.

While the District makes every effort to keep the buses on a strict schedule to arrive at school on time each day, some slight delays can be expected during the first few weeks of school while the routes are analyzed in real time. For questions or concerns about arrival of buses, contact the Transportation Call Center.

The Transportation Call Center will be open through, Aug. 10 from 6 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at 561-357-1110. The Transportation Call Center will be open Saturday, Aug. 11 and Sunday, Aug. 12 from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at 561-357-1110.

Starting Aug. 13, the Transportation Call Center is open Monday through Friday, from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m., at 561-357-1110. All calls are logged, and messages left will be returned within 24 hours. The call center can answer questions in English, Spanish and Kreyol.

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