Understating Empty Seats (Courtesy Transportation)

Empty Seat (Seat Availability) Provision
Changes to OCSB process - OSTA will be approving all OCSB Seat Availability Applications starting October 2016. Where school bus routes have been establi...
Wed, 22 Jun, 2016 at 3:31 PM
What is courtesy transportation ?
Courtesy transportation is the approval of students who are not eligible for busing, but can access empty seats on an existing route. No new stops will ...
Wed, 22 Jun, 2016 at 2:57 PM
My child is not eligible for transportation services under the distance policy. Is there another way my child may be able to receive transportation ?
Yes. OSTA has an empty seat (seat available provision) that allows students make application to ride on regular 72 passenger vehicles where permanently ...
Wed, 22 Jun, 2016 at 2:57 PM
Who is responsible/in charge of courtesy transportation ?
The school Principal authorizes and assigns empty seats requests for their students.
Wed, 22 Jun, 2016 at 2:58 PM
When will courtesy seats be reviewed ?
Empty seats will not be assigned until after October 1st of the school year to allow sufficient time to determining the load counts on school buses and ...
Wed, 22 Jun, 2016 at 2:59 PM
What is the status of my empty seat request ?
Forward inquiry to zone the child's school is in for follow up
Wed, 22 Jun, 2016 at 3:00 PM