Pursuant to Senate Bill 1, 2021 Extraordinary Session, districts are required to submit their current COVID-19 School Operations Plan and any subsequent drafts to KDE for informational purposes.
Districts may submit their plans to KDE using this form.

Pupil Transportation

Pupil Transportation

Published: 1/7/2022 3:57 PM

​The Kentucky Department of Education's Pupil Transportation Unit is dedicated to the safe transport of Kentucky students. KDE provides support for school districts from training bus driver trainers to the purchase of school buses.​​ 

Four-Hour and Six-Hour Updates

Registration will be available around January of each year. 

COVID-19 Resources for Transportation

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) and Instructions

Question: Who do we contact for any transportation questions not already answered in the FAQs or instructions?

Answer: For any question not answered in the FAQs or bus cleaning instructions, please contact Elisa Hanley.

COVID19 Cleaning Instructions - Blue Bird Buses

COVID19 Bus Cleaning Instructions - IC

COVID19 Cleaning Instructions - Thomas Buses

FMCSA Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information & Resources

KDE Contact Information

Elisa Hanley - Branch Manager
(502) 564-5279 Ext. 4406 

Carl Meehan - Buses 
(502) 564-5279 Ext. 4442 

Monica Napier - Data Submission 
(502) 564-5279 Ext. 4436 

Mikala Ferguson - Data Submission and Bus Inventory
(502) 564-5279 Ext. 4451

Elisa Hanley
Office of Finance and Operations
Division of District Support
300 Sower Blvd., 4th Floor
Frankfort, KY 40601
(502) 564-5279 Ext. 4406
Fax (502) 564-6771 ​​

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