• Feb 05, 2011

    Mike Shedor Named First Student's Kansas and Central Missouri Region Operations Manager

    First Student, the nation's leader in student transportation, has named Mike Shedor the region operations manager for the company's Kansas and Central Missouri territory. Shedor will manage overall operations and provide counsel to multiple First Student locations throughout the area, including Jefferson City, Kansas City and Columbia in Missouri, and Olathe, Shawnee Mission and Blue Valley in Kansas.
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  • Feb 04, 2011

    First Student Partners with Gameday Management Group to Provide Shuttle Service for the Daytona 500 and Companion Races

    First Student Charter Bus Rental, the charter service division of the nation's leader in student transportation, will provide free shuttle service for race fans attending the 2011 Daytona 500 and its companion races at the Daytona International Speedway February 18-20. More than 300 buses and highly-trained drivers from the company's Jacksonville and Savannah locations will be used to transport spectators.
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  • Feb 03, 2011

    First Student Seeking Drivers in Lutcher, La.

    First Student, Inc., the nation's leader in student transportation, seeks qualified applicants to join the company's new team in Lutcher, La., serving the St. James Parish Schools. First Student begins a five-year contract with the district in April.
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  • Feb 02, 2011

    First Student Hosts Detroit Job Fairs to Fill Driver Positions

    First Student, Inc., the nation's leader in student transportation, is hosting three open job fairs February 10 12 to fill school bus driver positions in the Detroit area. First Student seeks applicants who are committed to safety and customer service, and have genuine, caring attitudes for children. The company will provide all necessary training for those in need of a Commercial Driver's License (CDL.)
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  • Feb 01, 2011

    First Student Seeking Drivers and Monitors in New Jersey

    First Student, Inc., the nation's leader in student transportation, is hosting job fairs on Tuesday, February 8, at the company's Clifton, N.J. location and Thursday, February 10, at the company's Berlin, N.J. facility to fill approximately 80 driver and monitor positions at the company's Berlin, Lawnside, Clifton and Lincoln Park locations. First Student is seeking applicants who are committed to safety and customer service, and have genuine, caring attitudes for children. The company will provide all necessary training for those in need of a Commercial Driver's License (CDL.)
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  • Jan 07, 2011

    Sir William Van Horne High School, First Student Canada and Rotary Club - Olympic Chapter Receive Mayors' Excellence Award in Calgary

    On January 27, Sir William Van Horne High School, First Student Canada in Calgary and The Rotary Club Olympic Chapter were honored by the Calgary Educational Partnership Foundation with a 2011 Mayors' Excellence Award. The team was recognized for their long-term collaboration and commitment toward the well-being of students at the school, as well as their impact on the students' educational development.
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  • Jan 06, 2011

    First Student Supports 2011 School Board Recognition Month

    Throughout the month of January, school districts and education professionals are showing their appreciation for their school board members by observing School Board Recognition Month. First Student, Inc., the nation's leader in student transportation, joins the National School Boards Association (NSBA) as well as state school board associations across the country in honoring their representatives for their commitment to education.
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  • Jan 05, 2011

    Mike Nolte Named First Student East Region Director of Maintenance

    First Student, the nation's leader in student transportation, recently named Mike Nolte director of maintenance for the East Region. Nolte manages the service and maintenance of approximately 15,000 buses in over 200 locations in the Eastern United States.
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  • Jan 04, 2011

    First Student Welcomes New Year with Career Opportunities

    First Student, Inc., the nation's leader in student transportation, is hosting an open house for job seekers on Saturday, January 15, at the company's Arlington Heights, Ohiolocation. First Student is seeking applicants who are committed to safety and customer service, and have genuine, caring attitudes for children to fill driver approximately 30 positions. The company will provide all necessary training for those in need of a Commercial Driver's License (CDL.)
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  • Jan 03, 2011

    First Student Partners with CincyAfterSchool, Cincinnati Public Schools and 3CDC to Bring Students Downtown for Second-Annual School Skates Program

    First Student, provider of school transportation services to Cincinnati Public Schools (CPS), is partnering with CPS, YMCA-led CincyAfterSchool and 3CDC to give more than 1,200 students an opportunity to participate in one of the city's most popular outdoor attractions ice skating at the U.S. Bank Ice Rink on Fountain Square. For many of the students, grades K through 12, participating in the first School Skates Program will be their first time on the ice.
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