Bonsall Unified School District

Bus Information

2018-2019 SCHOOL YEAR

Bus Passes

 

Bus pass sales for the 2018-2019 school year will begin August 1, 2018, in Room 1 at the District Business Services Office.  The office will be open weekdays from 7:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

 

  • All students riding the bus must reapply each year for a new bus pass.  
  • The 1) Bus Pass Application and 2) Policy and Procedures form (see below) must be completed, signed and turned in at the time of application.  
  • Student pictures will be added to the bus pass. Student pictures can be taken at the District Office at the time of buss pass purchase, you may provide your own photo with your paperwork, or we will use last year's bus pass photo.
  • Bus passes are issued on a first come, first serve basis. Payment is due at time of application. There are no "holds".
  • Students who qualify for the National School Lunch Free and Reduced Price Lunch program may be eligible for free or reduced transportation. To qualify for free or reduced transportation, parents/guardians must complete a bus pass application and submit a copy of the most recent 1040 tax form where the student is listed as a dependent.

  • Lost bus passes cost $5 to replace the first time. After the first time, the cost increases by $5 with each replacement.
  • You can save $250 for the year if you purchase a yearly or semester bus pass
 

Visit this Link to See Bus Pass Seats Available for 2018-2019

 

Bus Routes

 Bus routes subject to the transportation fee are:
 
  • Bonsall West Elementary School to Sullivan Middle School and Bonsall High School and the afternoon return trip
  • Lake Rancho Viejo to Bonsall Elementary, Sullivan Middle and Bonsall High School and the afternoon return trip  
 
The bus routes from Bonsall West Elementary to Sullivan Middle School will be limited to 140 students. Seventh through Twelfth-grade students will have the first opportunity to purchase bus passes for this route. At the end of the second week of school, sixth-grade students from the Bonsall West school area will have the opportunity to purchase bus passes if any seats are available. 
 
 
2018-2019 Transportation Fee Schedule
 

 

No. of

 

2nd Child in a

 

Days

1st Child

Family and Beyond

Annual Pass

180

$650.00

$600.00

 

 

 

 

First Semester Pass

90

$325.00

$300.00

 

 

 

 

Second Semester Pass

90

$325.00

$300.00

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 Monthly Pass

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   August 2018

13

$65.00

$65.00

   September 2018

19

$95.00

$95.00

   October 2018

22

$110.00

$110.00

   November 2018

16

$80.00

$80.00

   December 2018

15

$75.00

$75.00

   January 2019

18

$90.00

$90.00

   February 2019

15

$75.00

$75.00

   March 2019

21

$105.00

$105.00

   April 2019

16

$80.00

$80.00

   May/June 2019

25

$125.00

$125.00

 
Monthly Total: $900.00

Online Payment Portal

 

Transportation fees can be paid online!  Visit the Online Payment Portal to establish an account.

Field Trips / School-sponsored Activities

To ensure uninterrupted bus transportation, all BUSD students must have a Policies and Procedures form (download file at the bottom of the page) signed by a parent or guardian and returned to the District by the end of the first week of school, August 18, 2017. This includes students who might only ride the bus in connection with a field trip or school activity. 

 

Questions?  Please call Marlene Kemper Transportation Director: (760)631-5200 ext 1022/(760)631-5213 or email: marlene.kemper@bonsallusd.com

 

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