Students must live 2.5 miles* or more from their assigned school to qualify for transportation to that school.
*The distance is determined by the routing program, Edulog, which provides distance using the most direct route.
Wichita Transit Partnership
Severe Weather Emergency
If buses are in transit when a tornado warning is issued, bus drivers will be directed to follow their severe weather plan and when appropriate to proceed to the nearest USD 259 secondary school in the morning and elementary school in the afternoon to seek shelter. Bus drivers will remain with students at that location until released to resume the bus run.
Asst. Supervisor, Office Operations
Asst. Supervisor, Field Services
Technical Analyst, Special Education
Transportation Services Department
School Service Center
3850 N Hydraulic
Wichita, KS 67219