The Seattle Public Schools Transportation Department provides yellow bus, door-to-door, Metro, and cab service to a variety of students attending Seattle Public Schools and Head Start.
In the event of ice and snow there may be impacts to District provided transportation and/or the length of school day. Read more about transportation in the event of ice or snow.
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Transportation Service Standards 2016-17
Transportation Service Standards for the 2016-17 school year have been approved.
More information about the standards and other information for the 2016-17 school year is available below:
City of Seattle ORCA Card Program
The City of Seattle is sponsoring an ORCA card program for low income high school students residing 0-2 miles from their attendance area school, who currently do not receive district funded transportation. This program replaces last year’s FRL ORCA card pilot program. More information is available at www.seattle.gov/youthorca and the email address is email@example.com.
Hourly Transportation Employment Opportunities
The Transportation Department is looking for Hourly Bus Monitors and Crossing Guards.
Please contact Yvonne Carpenter, Field Staff Lead, for further information.