Starting Pay $12.94
WS/FCS Transportation Department
4150 Carver School Road
Winston-Salem, NC 27105 336-748-2287
The Winston Salem Forsyth County Schools provide student transportation service to over 30,000 public school students attending over 76 schools.
The Transportation Department is responsible for the provision of student transportation, scheduling of all activity trips in school buses, and community education through our School Bus Safety Team. Additionally, Transportation is responsible for the maintenance of all state and school system vehicles.
Eligibility for transportation service is governed by the Board of Education Policy 3541 and NC General Statute 115C-242. Generally, a high school student must reside over one and a half miles or middle and elementary students must reside over a half mile from the School-of-Choice school to be eligible for transportation service. School buses will be routed within one half mile of student's residence for traditional school programs.
The Transportation Department is open on school days during the regular school year from 5:30 AM until the last school bus clears its afternoon route sequence, generally 5:30-6:00 PM.
Winston-Salem Forsyth County Schools Transportation Facts:
We transport 30,049 students daily to and from school, with 39,005 students assigned to bus stops. Our buses travel 37,508 route miles daily.
Our number of AM (morning) stops per day is 10,231, with the number of PM (afternoon) stops of 11,848.
Transportation has received 12,820 bus stop requests currently for this school year.