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    Seattle Public Schools Transportation Department

    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.

    Transportation Service Standards 2018-19

    Transportation Service Standards for the 2018-19 school year have been approved.

    Check Out Transportation FAQs

    Our FAQ page has been updated as of 10/27/16 to include new questions.

    Ice and Snow Transportation Plan 2018-19

    The District will make every effort to adhere to the established school calendar, bell schedules, and school bus routes. However, there may be times when weather conditions make the usual routes unsafe or impassable. Check out how decisions are made to recommend delays in school start times or closures, how information is provided to families, and what parents/guardians can do to prepare.

    SDoT Student Safety Toolkit for Parents

    Many students are not eligible for yellow bus service to get to and from school. The Seattle Department of Transportation and the Seattle School Traffic Safety Committee have put together information for families who want to explore the alternatives to yellow bus service. Learn more about safety on the way to school, safety around the school, and resources available to help make the environment around each school safe for every student.

    Hourly Transportation Employment Opportunities

    The Transportation Department is looking for Hourly Bus Monitors and Crossing Guards.

    Please contact Transportation ( for further information.

    Contact Us

    Please have your Student ID Number and Bus Route Number available when contacting Transportation.

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