Transportation

TASB Resources

  • TASB Legal Services' School District Transportation (pdf) answers some frequently asked questions about district-provided transportation, including the legal limits on using 15-passenger vans to transport students.

Other Resources

  • Texas Education Agency's (TEA) School Transportation Funding website provides information related to the transportation allotment and route resources.
  • TEA's Bus Accident Reporting System uses an annual survey to collect information on accidents involving school buses operated or contracted for use by school districts and charter schools.
  • The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) School Bus Transportion website provides information about bus specifications and safety, as well as driver drug and alcohol testing, training, and other bus related information and forms.
  • The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) Texas Clean School Bus Program is a comprehensive program designed to reduce emissions of diesel exhaust from school buses.