First Student requests a three-day advanced notice for buses. The bus cost is $48.02 per hour (subject to change based on contract terms) with a minimum charge of two
hours round trip. First Student’s charges are calculated based on gate to gate transportation. This should be taken into consideration when estimating your total hours
Generally, morning departure times will be 9:30 am; however, First Student may be able to service a very limited number of requests with an earlier departure time.
All students must be returned to school by 1:30 pm for drivers to run their home-to-school routes timely. The earliest departure time for afternoon trips is generally
4:30 pm; however, First Student may be able to accommodate a limited number of earlier departure times based on driver availability. Please contact First Student
directly regarding availability for earlier pickup and later return times.
If you need to cancel a bus, after trip has been scheduled, send an email to [email protected] and copy
LaSheka Hayslett, [email protected]. You will be billed a $96.04 minimum call-out charge if a bus is not cancelled within
two hours of the requested pickup time.
Appling City (GG/GE) (901) 808-0327
E. Brooks Rd (SG/SE) (901) 444-3131
Farmville (NG/NE) (901) 290-1025
Getwell (EG/EE) (901) 300-3162
If you are unable to reach First Student personnel after normal office hours or in an emergency, call, Audrey Williams (901) 467-8515.