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Buy, Lease or Finance Your School Buses?

I recently read a study of the auto loan industry that was posted at supermoney.com. It reported that Americans bought 17.3 million vehicles in...

Update: Preschooler Dies Days After Being Found Unresponsive on School Bus

A 3-year-old boy who was discovered unresponsive by Robinson Independent School District transportation employees on the school bus Friday and died at a hospital...

S.C. Special Needs Transporters Find Missing Boy While on Route

A special needs school bus driver and an attendant cite their training as being responsible for their quick response in finding an 11-year-old boy...
The Cypress-Fairbanks ISD transportation department uses in-depth measurements of its vehicles and operations to justify budget requests.

What’s the Real Cost of TCO?

In the daily hustle and grind of keeping a fleet of vehicles on the road, and tracking where they’re supposed to be when they’re...

Maine Student Hit at School Bus Crossing, Flashing Lights Not Activated

A 6-year-old boy in Farmington, Maine was hit by a pickup truck while crossing the street to his school bus on Monday, reported MNTW....

Safety Comes Standard with Electronic Stability Control & Backup Cameras

When it comes to safely transporting the children of North America, there is nothing safer than a school bus. According to SchoolBusFacts.com, students are...
A student's mother fights with a school bus employee on Sept. 19, 2019. (Photo courtesy of CBS Denver.)

No Criminal Charges Filed in Denver School Bus Altercation

The Denver district attorney has refused to file criminal charges in response to a physical altercation between two Denver Public School (DPS) school bus...
Tyson Mendoza was killed on Friday in a school bus and SUV crash. Many districts and students in the area remembered him by wearing blue to school on Monday. Photo: Facebook/ Sullivan CUSD #300.)

Illinois School Bus Crash Kills Student, Schoolmates Wear Blue in Remembrance

Five-year-old Tyson Mendoza was among the two people killed in a crash involving a school bus and an SUV in Moultrie County, Illinois, located...
A still from the Montana PBS documentary "Safe Enough?" shows a student buckling up on the school bus.

Journalist Discusses Production of ‘Safe Enough?’ School Bus Seatbelt Documentary

School Transportation News spoke with journalist Anna D. Rau about her documentary, “Safe Enough?” Rau, who is also the director and producer, walked us...
STN Rising Superstars

2019 Rising Superstars in School Transportation

For the past four years, School Transportation News has requested nominations of student transporters who are displaying leadership or innovation in their school bus...

October 2019

Ariel Rodriguez stands with an IC Bus.
Meet our 2019 Rising Superstars in this month’s issue. Then read about the growing popularity of seatbelts,...

Buyer’s Guide 2019

Find the latest vehicle production data, state student ridership and budget reports, industry trends and contact information...