Private and Vocational School Transportation Registration FOR 2017-2018

  • Bus Privilege Fee (this applies to Private School students only - Assabet Valley RTHS students do not pay a Transportation fee per state law). The bus fee is - $275.00 per child with a $825.00 family cap if the student resides  2.0 miles or less from door-to-door based on our VersaTrans routing system. 
  • Payment Requirements - All students in grades K-6 who reside 2.0 miles or less from their school and students in grades 7-12 are REQUIRED to pay the fee. 
  • Type of Payment Accepted - If payment is required, we are NOW accepting online payments OR checks or money orders, made payable to Shrewsbury Public Schools. 
  • Late Fee - A $50.00 late fee per student with a $150.00 family cap if registering after the June 30 deadline. This applies to BOTH private and vocational students. Registration will not be considered complete unless paid.
  • Refund Policy - Refunds will be issued if the refund request is received prior to August 29, at 4:30pm.  A processing fee of $25.00 per student will be deducted from the refund request.
  • Bus Stop Information - Parents/Guardians will obtain bus route information in late August by email.

 

Please review the Transportation Policies and Procedures.  Also check the FAQ's here. Many updates and changes have been instituted. General questions can be sent via email.

Please refer to this document regarding weather related school dismissals/cancellations.