At every stop, we have the ability to positively impact each student’s day. This is more than transportation. This is the start of a better school day.
With a team of highly trained drivers and the industry’s strongest safety record, First Student delivers reliable, quality services.
Leveraging GPS and other on-board technology, our proprietary software, FOCUS, increases communication, efficiency and management of your transportation system.
From improved service and safety performance to greater cost efficiencies, contracting student transportation can benefit your school district on multiple levels.
We work closely with your school district to ensure the solutions we provide represent a collective, forward-thinking response to your community’s unique needs.
When you join First Student, you become part of a team of dedicated professionals who support education by ensuring children have a safe, reliable way to get to and from school.
Contracting student transportation services can positively impact the operating model for school districts of all sizes. Today, more than a third of all U.S. school districts partner with a student transportation services provider to deliver enhanced efficiencies and services to their local communities.
Curious about where to begin in assessing whether contracting transportation services makes sense for your district? We’ve outlined some basic steps you can follow to get started in your review.
Contracting eliminates local jobs and reduces the tax base.
Your district can keep its current drivers and transportation personnel.