Welcome to the Transportation Department


Important Notices for the upcoming 2021-2022 School Year!


Regular Education Transportation Notices

  • Eligible Riders from Grades K to 8 are not required to request transportation for the 2021-2022 School Year
  • Eligible Riders from Grades 9-12 MUST complete the Opt-In for High School Transportation Form by Monday, July 26, 2021
  • Bus Routes for all eligible riders from K-12 will be available on the Transportation page on Wednesday, August 18, 2021

Non- Public Transportation Notices

  • Eligible Riders from Grades K-12 MUST complete the Opt-In for Non-Public Transportation Request Form by Monday, July 19, 2021
  • Bus Routes for all eligible riders from K-12 will be available on the Transportation page on Wednesday, August 18, 2021
  • Non-Public Transportation begins Wednesday, September 1, 2021

 

For more information, please see below and scroll through our banner!

Exciting New Changes for High School and all Non-Public Transportation


 

The Warwick Public Schools Transportation Department is instituting a new procedure for High School and ALL Non-Public qualified riders requesting transportation. 

You must be farther than the walking distance to be eligible to ride. Please see the policy below.

 The Opt-In forms can be found below! 

Failure to complete the form by the date provided in the form will result in a delay in transportation of at least 2 weeks after school starts. Families will be responsible for transportation to and from school until arrangements are made by the Transportation Department. 

School Committee Approved Walking Distance


2021-2022 Walking Distance Policy EEAA


 

Students living in the City shall be entitled to transportation between established bus stops and
schools located within the City in accordance with the following table of riding limits:

GRADE HOME TO SCHOOL
K-5 1 Mile
6-8 2 Miles
9-12 2.25 Miles

 

Adopted: 6/3/80 and 10/14/80
Revised: 11/12/97, 08/28/2018, 06/11/2019, 09/08/2020

Ashley DePasquale

Transportation Receptionist

ashley.depasquale@warwickschools.org

401-734-3212

Kimberly Price-DeGuzman

Technical Assistant

kimberly.price-deguzman@warwickschools.org

401-734-3212

Karla McGovern

Transportation Coordinator

karla.mcgovern@warwickschools.org 

401-734-3212